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My memory is 1600MHz, but my motherboard will only clock it at 1333MHz unless I manually overclock it. I have done that by doing this:

Set clock to 1600MHz DDR3
Enable X.M.P
I have set my voltage to 1.5 (should I do auto voltage)? The X.M.P voltage says 1.65V.

When I benchmark on 3DMark, my results say 667MHz. I was expecting 800MHz. However, when I look at CPU-Z, it says the frequency is 798.2MHz.

Here are some screenshots/links

3DMark showing 1333MHz: LINKY

CPU-Z:


Am I doing anything wrong here?
Here is my memory brand:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820211457
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set your timings manually ,RAM model ?
EDIT you running @ 1596 (1600) 798.2x2=1596.4
Edited by coolhandluke41 - 9/1/11 at 2:08pm
    
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set your timings manually ,RAM model ?
Edited link in first post with memory model
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post #4 of 9
Most 1600 memory will default to 1333 unless set manually in the BIOS, so that is normal. Timings also have to be set manually most of the time and can usually be tightened up.

the 798 vs 800 is normal as well. Like when you set 4.5 Ghz and you get 4.49 or something.

I would forego the XMP and just do it manually in the BIOS.
post #5 of 9
you good to go bro ,you running @ 1596 (1600) 798.2x2=1596.4 (9-9-9-24-1T)
try to lower your DDR voltage to 1.6v or less and see if you can swing
it's better if you set up your timings manually tho

EDIT; you can try 9-10-9-27-1T @1866(1.65V) or 8-9-8-27-1T @1600
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set your timings manually ,RAM model ?
EDIT you running @ 1596 (1600) 798.2x2=1596.4
But when I run 3DMark, the results show 667x2.

http://3dmark.com/3dmv/3442024?show_...JpQqpbtMtv5CY9
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post #7 of 9
So does mine http://3dmark.com/3dmv/3209606 but I am positive I am running at 1600.

It likely just takes a snap shot of default memory settings.

Here is a nasty system, still default memory speeds http://3dmark.com/3dmv/3364294
post #8 of 9
according to cpu-z..your ram's @ 1600
 
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post #9 of 9
If CPU-Z says its 1600, its 1600.

CPU-Z > 3Dmark for info.
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