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Memory doesn't allow overclock for speeds under 1333mhz?

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Gigabyte AM3 AMD 880G motherboard
16gb ddr3 1333mhz GSkill ram (sniper series)
amd ii x4 630
When I set the memory timing to 1066 and overclock, the computer does not boot. However when I did not change the memory timing and raised it to 220, it would work fine, and the memory would be higher than 1333mhz.
Is my memory the issue here? Or is there a setting on the motherboard that I missed?
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I had the same problem with my DDR2, not sure if its a memory issue or a board issue.

However typically you should be able to overclock the ram too.

I would suggest setting a lower cpu multiplier and figure out just how fast your ram can go.
    
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Some memory doesn't like there ratio's to be tuned soo low, Mine is the same also.
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Some motherboards don't like certain RAM ratios applied.
Was the case on my 790X until a beta BIOS update to F8F.
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