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If you are using Gskill Ram, we have been seeing allot of seemingly unrelated issues being corrected by using manual settings.

Before tearing your system down and pulling your hair out, try setting the memory to 9-9-9-24 timings 1T command Rate and a speed of 1600 and see if the issues goes away.

Some of the reported issues have been as odd and varied as SSD's not showing up to BSOD's and freeze ups.

To manually set your ram timings and speed you will need to make the following changes in BIOS:

1.) Boot to UEFI Bios
2.) Navigate to the OC Section
Make the following changes:
Dram Frequency: DDR3-1600
Dram Timing Mode: Change from "auto" to  "link"
3.) Click on "Advanced Dram Configuration" and make the following settings:
Command Rate: 2T  If successful, retest with 1T
tCL: 9
tRCD: 9
tRP: 9
tRas: 24

Save, exit and re-test.

Make sure of course that the RAM is installed into the primary DIMMS of the mainboard: DIMMS 2 & 4 for most products (2nd from the CPU and last)


Please post below if this resolves your issue.
Please include the part number of the Gskill Ram, Symptoms caused and full system spec.
This is not a thread for debate, just for info and data to report to MSI.

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https://forum-en.msi.com/index.php?topic=177713.0

This worked for me before seeing this sticky - see my thread above and how i sorted some of my problems with the memory. Thanks to badboy and froggy it got sorted by changing the memory as you stated above. This is a great sticky for ppl having the same issue as me, just wish id seen it sooner  :bonk:
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Thanks, it has been forwarded.
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Re: Using GSKILL ram and having ANY issues? Read Here first
« Reply #3 on: 21-February-14, 06:49:35 »

It is actually recommended to first test at 2T. If that works, then try 1T and test again. That one can have a profound effect.
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This solved problems I'd been having with a new system.

Board: MSI Z87i AC Gaming
CPU: 4770K
RAM: GSKILL F3-2400C11D-16GSR
Video: eVGA GeForce 760 GTX

Symptoms included:
- whole screen was colored bright red when monitor was plugged into onboard DVI port. Everything displayed as expected, except with a really strong red filter. Areas that were supposed to be black were bright red. This happened in console mode and several graphical resolutions, and was reproducible across reboots.
- reboots whenever Windows installer would try to switch the display to graphical mode
- random reboots at different times early during Mavericks install process
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And this would happen even with xmp disabled running a SPD values right?

What happens if you try to duplicate the xmp settings / speed?
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I am looking for new RAM. If I purchase this: G-Skill RipJawsX F3-1866C9D-16GXM (DDR3-1866; PC3-14900; 2X8GB; CL 9-10-9-28)

Can I manually set the speed to 1866MHz? and resolve these issues? Or am I stuck with 1600MHz?
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Re: Using GSKILL ram and having ANY issues? Read Here first
« Reply #7 on: 28-March-14, 07:55:40 »

I am looking for new RAM. If I purchase this: G-Skill RipJawsX F3-1866C9D-16GXM (DDR3-1866; PC3-14900; 2X8GB; CL 9-10-9-28)

Can I manually set the speed to 1866MHz? and resolve these issues? Or am I stuck with 1600MHz?

If you want 2 x 8GB DDR3-1866 for the 3rd or 4th generation of Intel processors:
http://www.corsair.com/en-us/vengeance-pro-series-16gb-2-x-8gb-ddr3-dram-1866mhz-c9-memory-kit-cmy16gx3m2a1866c9
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Re: Using GSKILL ram and having ANY issues? Read Here first
« Reply #8 on: 29-March-14, 01:53:11 »

What I think you're saying is that "No" I cannot set the speed of G-Skill RipJawsX F3-1866C9D-16GXM to 1866MHz. I'm better off getting RAM that is proven to be 100% compatible. Is this correct?
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« Reply #9 on: 29-March-14, 02:31:15 »

With tweaking, they may run at 1866. It really depends on the CPU IMC, the quality of the chips, and the SPD programming. My interpretation of what RemusM is saying is that Corsair is probably the better choice. Corsair has some models rated 2133 that will run on 1.50v's. Those would  have an excellent chance to run at 1866 as long as the CPU IMC cooperates.
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Re: Using GSKILL ram and having ANY issues? Read Here first
« Reply #10 on: 30-March-14, 11:52:02 »

What I think you're saying is that "No" I cannot set the speed of G-Skill RipJawsX F3-1866C9D-16GXM to 1866MHz.
I'm better off getting RAM that is proven to be 100% compatible. Is this correct?

This topic is about those who already bought Gskill memory modules and have problems.
You are not one of them because you started with "I am looking for new RAM."
So I am saying "buy those Corsair modules if you want the best results without troubles".
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« Reply #11 on: 04-April-14, 10:15:13 »

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So I am saying "buy those Corsair modules if you want the best results without troubles".

Corsair Vengeance Pro CMY16GX3M2A1866C9 16GB 1866MHz

I'll update on how it goes.
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Re: Using GSKILL ram and having ANY issues? Read Here first
« Reply #12 on: 11-April-14, 16:59:37 »

I'm looking to get a Z87M Gaming system board. Will G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 CAS9 work at "1866" and be able to be OCed like other system boards? I already have the memory and everything else, except for the system board. I just need to know, does the Z87M Gaming support the RAM I listed above or is it "Hit or Miss"?
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Re: Using GSKILL ram and having ANY issues? Read Here first
« Reply #13 on: 11-April-14, 20:34:07 »

Since you already have the memory, I would suggest giving it a try. If it doesn't work you can always return one or the other. We see allot of issues, but allot people use it with out so it's hard to say. I think recent issues have been less the timings etc like in the old days and more just plain quality control. There is a reason it is usually so cheap and always on sale.
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Re: Using GSKILL ram and having ANY issues? Read Here first
« Reply #14 on: 11-April-14, 21:00:56 »

Thanks for the quick Reply...

I contacted MSI to ask about supported memory. I was told "No" this memory is not on the supported list.

When i was shopping for parts, I made sure I got parts that were of quality and well supported. G.Skill Z or X Series were always on the top of the list. Maybe this is the reason why the MSI Z87 Gaming is on-sale for $124.99. Guess I can wait for a Gryphon Gene Plus Z87 flavor to come my way.
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« Reply #15 on: 15-April-14, 18:33:07 »

Hello!  8-))

Computer hardware is always on sale, especially for some parts that quickly get replaced by newer technology. We all know places like NewEgg have specials all the time to keep everyone active and buying. It is a very competitive market! So I don't think low prices and being on sale means something is inferior or of lower quality. G.Skill RAM has always been offered at very low price with the highest reviews, and nothing has changed.

For high speed kits such as DDR3-1866+, or high capacity such as 16GB+, manual BIOS/EFI settings are be necessary, and without this a system can be unstable. So always make sure to adjust settings because with a capable CPU and compatible motherboard, the memory should work flawlessly if everything is configured properly. If there are more specific issues, the hardware manufacturers can work together to fix that.

If anyone needs help or have any questions, feel free to PM or email directly and we can help. We'll also try to help with some threads here so everyone can maximize their speed and performance.   :wave:

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Re: Using GSKILL ram and having ANY issues? Read Here first
« Reply #16 on: 01-May-14, 04:51:40 »

G.Skill Ripjaws X 1600 http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231568
I own these and have 0 problems, here is my setup in the MSI/Intel XTU
Slots 2/4
Mem Multiplier - 18x
Mem Voltage - 1.605 V
tCL - 14
tRCD -14
tRP - 14
tRAS - 36
tWR - 16
tRTP - 10
tWTR - 10
tRFC - 313
tFAW - 37
tREFI - 9451
tCWL - 10
Mem Clock Multi - 1.33 x
Memory Speed - 2400 MHz

I hope this helps someone atleast
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« Reply #17 on: 01-May-14, 12:59:44 »

 :lol_anim:  Those timings are pretty sad, 14 14 14 36 with tRFC 313. Command Rate 2? Run a benchtest at that and compare it to 1600, 9 9 9 24 88/107/128, CR 1.
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« Reply #18 on: 02-May-14, 07:38:12 »

Hi,

I was about to start this topic/thread regarding the GSkill RAM I've been using since Jan 2012. As far as my problem goes, the GSkill F3-12800CL95-4GBXL memory module which I was using on my MSI H67MA-E35(B3) motherboard stopped working recently. I got it replaced and now my system hangs while "Loading Windows" and restarts abruptly and repeats endlessly. I tried with a different RAM (Corsair XMS2) and there was no problem what-so-ever. Then again I tried replacing the GSkill RAM but the Distributor/Service Center people said the RAM is okay. I was searching the net for any FIX to this problem and found some feed-backs like "Updating the BIOS" might fix the problem. While trying to download the new BIOS update from MSI Global website, I got directed to this forum and found some valuable info regarding the "BIOS Update" process. Since your Post about "Using GSKILL ram and having ANY issues? Read Here first" didn't help my issue (yeah, I did everything you asked), now I'm unable to figure out what should I do next? Should I update my BIOS or buy a new RAM (ex Corsair Vengence/Kingston)? If updating my BIOS (Ver. E7680IMS V11.9) to the latest one would rectify this problem, could you please help me by posting the download link to the latest BIOS update? I'm using Intel i3-2100 CPU.

Any help will be much appreciated.
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« Reply #19 on: 02-May-14, 13:56:40 »

Locate your board and select it from this list. If not in this list ask the forum admin or a moderator if they can get it for you.

https://forum-en.msi.com/index.php?topic=163900.0

The better choice from my experience would be with Corsair RAM.

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« Reply #20 on: 03-May-14, 11:17:38 »

Absolutely amazing!! I've been having USB problems from day 1 on several forums trying to figure it out. I knew my ram was the cause of some of my problems (gskill) but this solved everything!!!!

I currently have the Command rate at 2. I'm about to test it at 1 as suggested. If it works at both, which is better to keep it at? Also when in the position to change the ram what is the best ram suggested for the MSI Z87 G45 Gaming? Or what are you running that seems to work best?
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« Reply #21 on: 05-May-14, 07:16:50 »

Hi,

Sorry if this is off topic, but I am having problems with Corsair Dominator 4x2GB CM3X2G1600C8D and Z87-GD65 Gaming. Every 5-12 hours my system restarts and goes into a boot-loop for about 10mins until it can boot properly. Sometimes it doesn't make it past the POST screen before restarting in the boot-loop. Suspecting memory. Had it on XMP, then set it to auto timings. Still doing, it but less often. Have an i7-4770K.

Any suggestions on timings to set?

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« Reply #22 on: 05-May-14, 13:02:29 »

Yeah, that is way too off topic. Asking about settings for your Corsair ram in a thread about using GSKILL ram is obviously not a good move. Start your own thread please. >>Please read and comply with the Forum Rules.<<
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« Reply #23 on: 08-May-14, 12:41:01 »

Warlock47,

Complete the RMA procedure on the G.Skill website (Homepage > Support > RMA), send it to us and we can send you a new replacement right away.

If you still have issues with the new module, feel free to let us know and we can help you directly.

ustech at gskillusa.com

It is always best to update the BIOS if you seem to be having issues that are not related to defective hardware.

Also, your CPU is rated for DDR3-1333, so you need to configure settings in BIOS to DDR3-1333, or just exchange for a DDR3-1333 CL9 1.50V model that is plug and play.



burnm3w1thf1r3,

Command Rate 1T is better, but in some cases 2T is necessary for the system to be perfectly stable. Simply try each setting to see what your hardware combination can support.

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Re: Using GSKILL ram and having ANY issues? Read Here first
« Reply #24 on: 18-May-14, 11:17:02 »

I'm using the F3-14900CL9D-8GBSR with an MSI Z87-G45 GAMING MB.
Works just fine as normal but if I select XMP I get random bluescreens.
It is listed as supported for OC even. Do I need to use some special setting??
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« Reply #25 on: 19-May-14, 10:31:29 »

No. Don't enable XMP and adjust the speeds manually using + and -


My solution:

Do NOT buy GSkill RAM :)
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« Reply #26 on: 21-May-14, 18:36:03 »

Well with the G.Skill settings for these the system bluescreens twice per day. Excellent ...
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« Reply #27 on: 09-June-14, 21:33:59 »

Well A. if you using 1600mhz or better G-Skill RipJaw memory you shouldn't need to overclock them. I've been using G-Skill Ripjaw 1600mhz 9-9-9-24 4 x4 gb sticks for almost 3yrs and have had 0 issues with either set.
Sounds like you got a bunk set, I'd send them back and ask for a new set, G-Skill is pretty good about that stuff.
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« Reply #28 on: 25-June-14, 01:47:01 »

I'm using GSKILL 2x4GB DDR3-1600MHZ CL9 ARES BLUE (F3-1600C9D-8GAB) with XMP on my MSI Z77A-GD55 since almost 2 years with ZERO issues.  :biggthumbsup:
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« Reply #29 on: 01-July-14, 13:33:37 »

MagnusB,

What settings did you use? Post some information about your build and we can help you directly right away. If you purchase performance RAM, just make sure to input the proper settings for the RAM, that is supported by your CPU, and everything should work fine. For any uncertainty or questions, just post information and there are many people like myself that can help. G.Skill RAM works great with MSI motherboards, so any issues is a matter of making sure the system is configured properly. Extreme systems, especially with extreme RAM, is never plug and play. For plug and play RAM and avoid dealing with BIOS/EFI, standard RAM like DDR3-1600 CL11 and DDR3-1333 CL9 is automatically detected with AUTO default settings.

Again, if you have issues or questions, feel free to contact me directly! Simple issues like these can be fixed in a couple minutes with the right knowledge.

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« Reply #30 on: 10-July-14, 06:55:49 »

Hi all!

I have the following setutp:

MSI Z97 Gaming 9 AC
G SKILL F3-2400C10Q-32GTX

Can you recomend the best manual settings for these so i can take advantage of the 2400 CL10 Memory ?

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« Reply #31 on: 10-July-14, 12:07:58 »

Hi Jorge

What CPU do you have? Enable the XMP Profile and see how that works. For manual settings, set the DRAM frequency, timings, and voltage as listed on the RAM. In addition to those basic settings, you may also need to set the VCCSA Voltage slightly higher to support 32GB @ DDR3-2400. Let us know how it goes and we can help you from there.

Here is our email if you would like to contact us directly:

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« Reply #32 on: 11-July-14, 05:39:35 »

Hi !

Thank you for your quick reply :)

My CPU is the i7 4790K 4.0Ghz

I've tried the XMP Profile and it seems to be stable at 2400, but sometimes it crashes and reboot Windows 8.1.
Im still looking for the manual settings to these memories.

I would also like to find the manual settings for CL9 (~2133 Mhz).

Ive disabled the Mobo OC Genie cause it enables the CPU intel turbo function and takes the i7 to 4.4 making the system even more unstable.

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« Reply #33 on: 11-July-14, 05:48:36 »

My CPU is the i7 4790K 4.0Ghz

G SKILL F3-2400C10Q-32GTX

Hi Jorge,

http://ark.intel.com/products/80807/Intel-Core-i7-4790K-Processor-8M-Cache-up-to-4_40-GHz
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type) : 32 GB
Memory Types : DDR3-1333/1600
Memory Channels : 2
Max Memory Bandwidth : 25.6 GB/s


32GB DDR3-2400 is a "no-go" for 90% of the current CPUs.
Not enough memory bandwidth.
Even if you overvolt the CPU IMC, you won't get a rock stable system with 32GB DDR3-2400.
2 x 4GB DDR3-2400 yes.
4 x 8GB DDR3-2400 no way!

On the top of that, the best "spot" for Ivy/Haswell CPUs is 1866MHz for memory.
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« Reply #34 on: 11-July-14, 08:24:27 »

WOW

Thats a big blow for me !

But its weird, i've seen reviews of these memories with i7 quite lower than the 4790K  with OC at 2666 and stable with nice performances ...

Can you help me set the Bios settings for 1866MHz memory ?

Do i have to sell the memories ?

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« Reply #35 on: 11-July-14, 08:35:16 »

Can you help me set the Bios settings for 1866MHz memory ?

Try with 2 modules (slots 2 & 4) and 10-10-10-27 at 1.55V
If they run stable, add the other 2 modules.
In case of stability issues with 4 modules, raise the voltage to 1.60-1.65V
Keep in mind: 25.6 GB/s is not enough for 32GB DDR3-1866.
So you still run the CPU out of specs.


Do i have to sell the memories ?

It might be a good idea.
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« Reply #36 on: 11-July-14, 09:01:41 »

But its weird, i've seen reviews of these memories with i7 quite lower than the 4790K  with OC at 2666 and stable with nice performances ...

You should ignore most of those "reviews".

At least for these reasons:
- 2 x 4GB kits in many of those setups.
- cherry picked CPUs
- paid reviews (advertising)
- with brand new components you might get "some" stability, but after a while ...

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« Reply #37 on: 11-July-14, 09:06:17 »

Its stable now with the 4 modules at XMP Profile 1 2400MHz and CPU at 4.0 GHz . It rarely crashes (Maybe 1 time per month) .
I could keep these memories and set them to 1600 ...

If this processor doesnt support 32GB at 2400GHz why does Intel XMP work with it ? Shouldn´t the Intel profile be disabled ?
Why doesnt such an advanced Mobo disable or warn about the facts you mentioned related to these memories ?

If the 4790K doesnt support 32GB at 2400MHz, then what processor does in this mobo ?


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« Reply #38 on: 11-July-14, 09:39:36 »

Most processors support and work "perfectly" with any amount of RAM (2-64gb) but only at those speeds that Intel's website inform about.

Anyways, you won't get much advantage between 1600 and 2400 (at least not in gaming).

XMP can't be disabled, as this RAM supports this. Therefore Intel's CPUs doesn't support that much, so it doesn't care whether it's 1333 or 2400. It will be possible to enable as it's just the feature of the RAM, not mobo or CPU. It's just mobo that supports XMP IF RAM features it.
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« Reply #39 on: 11-July-14, 10:09:28 »

Its stable now with the 4 modules at XMP Profile 1 2400MHz and CPU at 4.0 GHz . It rarely crashes (Maybe 1 time per month) .
I could keep these memories and set them to 1600 ...

This is a good idea.


If this processor doesnt support 32GB at 2400GHz why does Intel XMP work with it ? Shouldn´t the Intel profile be disabled ?
Why doesnt such an advanced Mobo disable or warn about the facts you mentioned related to these memories ?

If the 4790K doesnt support 32GB at 2400MHz, then what processor does in this mobo ?

It has nothing to do with the motherboard.
It's all about CPU IMC (the DDR3 controller is embedded into the CPU).
Check out the data sheets of all the Intel Haswell processors.
Intel does not guarantee anything above DDR3-1600 (or DDR3-1866 for a few models).
So if you want to overclock, you are on your own.

And finally, statistically (synthetic benchmarks, apps and games) speaking:
from DDR3-1333 to 1600: 4-5% boost
from DDR3-1600 to 1866: 2-3% boost
from DDR3-1866 to 2133: 1-2% boost
from DDR3-2133 to 2400: less than 1% boost plus all kind of stability issues.

The bottom line: 32GB DDR3-2400 is a waste of money for nothing but troubles.
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« Reply #40 on: 11-July-14, 10:27:46 »

OK

Thank you for your excellent explanation. Can you send me the bios manual settings for 1600 and 1866 ?

Ah and by the way congratulations for the excellent mobo Z97 Gaming 9 AC is. Its really something else. I love it and im a proud owner  of that Mobo.

I also have the MSI GTX 780 ti 3GB GPU Gaming Edition and i impressed with it. The only minor issue i found is that the fans (TwinFrozr) are a bit noisy at medium revs.

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« Reply #41 on: 11-July-14, 10:48:51 »

Thank you for your excellent explanation. Can you send me the bios manual settings for 1600 and 1866 ?

A 32GB kit rated at 2400MHz is based on high-quality (2133MHz) chips, that's for sure.
So the following timings should work fine:

DDR3-1600: 9-9-9-24 at 1.55V and 2T
DDR3-1866: 10-10-10-27 at 1.60V and 2T
In case of minor stability issues, you can raise the voltage a little bit (+0.05V or so).
You can also try 2133MHz (10-10-10-27 at 1.65V or 11-11-11-30 at 1.60V)
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« Reply #42 on: 11-July-14, 11:00:02 »

Im going to keep the modules for the excellent quality that G Skill provides in their products.

And thank you MSI for the excellency in your service :)

Best regards

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« Reply #43 on: 11-July-14, 12:14:33 »

Old wounds are hard to heal, so I will refrain from my opinion on the RAM brand, however, the kudos go to the forum moderator and member. This is not MSI. It's a user to user forum made up of users just like you and me. Even the admin and mods are product users just like us and not employed by MSI.  :-))
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« Reply #44 on: 11-July-14, 13:24:29 »

In that case big kudos to RemusM and Nichrome :)

One more thing I've checked the following about my memory modules:

F3-2400C10Q-32GTX

 Extreme Performance

Extreme overclockers look no further. TridentX will push your system to the limit that was once unimaginable. Not only available at high frequencies of 2400MHz, 2600MHz, 2666MHz, 2800MHz, 2933MHz and 3000MHz, but also available with extremely low timings at 2133MHz CL9, 1866MHz CL8, and 1600MHz CL7 achieved with 8GB module capacity!

Can you send me 2133MHz CL9, 1866MHz CL8, and 1600MHz CL7 Bios settings please ?

Best regards

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« Reply #45 on: 11-July-14, 13:31:13 »

Can you send me 2133MHz CL9, 1866MHz CL8, and 1600MHz CL7 Bios settings please ?

Tight timings (with 32GB) is asking for troubles.
But if you asked for them ...

DDR3-1600 : 7-8-8-24 at 1.55V
DDR3-1866 : 8-9-9-24 at 1.60V
DDR3-2133 :  9-11-11-31 at 1.60V

Good luck.
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« Reply #46 on: 11-July-14, 13:34:46 »

RemusM

I use my setup mainly for gaming purposes.

What configuration would you choose if you were in my situation ?

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« Reply #47 on: 11-July-14, 13:41:33 »

What configuration would you choose if you were in my situation ?

Core  i7 4790K untouched (4 GHz)
32GB DDR3-1866 (10-10-10-27 at 1.60V)
GTX 780 Ti untouched (it's factory overclocked anyway).

or

Core  i7 4790K in Turbo mode (4.4 GHz)
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GTX 780 Ti untouched (it's factory overclocked anyway).

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« Reply #48 on: 11-July-14, 13:50:02 »

Great tips!!!!

Many Many thanks :)
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« Reply #49 on: 11-July-14, 13:53:10 »

Just hope they'll work, otherwise you'll have to reduce to some more stable settings
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