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Okay, I got the Mushkin Enhanced yada yada in my sig. At stock, I was able to run memtest for 4.5 hours, and do 3 passes. No errors. However, I KEEP getting prime blend errors, because my computer can do 10 hours of small fft, and I continually fail the same settings in blend within about an hour.

I plan to run custom blend without testing the RAM, and then normal blend at stock cpu settings, but from here, does it look like I should RMA my RAM?
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Before you do that, run MemTest over night so you get more than a couple of passes up.

Ideally, an 8 to10 hr run should show up any errors.

http://www.overclockers.com/forums/s...d.php?t=409152
Edited by Sethy666 - 9/20/11 at 9:49pm
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@ Stock, yes. Overclocked, No. Only expect anything in your PC To perform @ Stock speeds.

Also, Welcome to OCN. +rep, to get you started. Thanks for using the forums.
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8-10 hours damn.

I don't want to make a new thread, so I'll just ask the question here. Are all 'rounding errors' related to the RAM crapping out? Even if my RAM tested is 0?

Thanks!
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8-10 hours damn.

I don't want to make a new thread, so I'll just ask the question here. Are all 'rounding errors' related to the RAM crapping out? Even if my RAM tested is 0?

Thanks!
Just start it when you go to bed and check it in the morning... I really cant answer your other question.
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Could someone please post a screenshot of the 'SPD' section of their CPU-Z?

Preferably someone using DDR3-1333 @ 9-9-9-24, but anything works. Please also put what RAM you're using.


Heres what I have (I have my memory massively underclocked at 800 & 10-10-10-27 to try to take it out of the equation)


Edited by Kanashimu - 9/21/11 at 3:28am
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Yeah, I'd just right away RMA Those sticks of RAM. Sorry buddy

But yeah, if It can't handle It at stock speeds @ ALL, then just RMA and wait, sadly.
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Is there something essential that I don't understand about i5/i7 overclocking?

So, if I ONLY raise the multiplier of my 2500k, and leave the base clock at 100, it should NOT overclock the memory, correct?
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Is there something essential that I don't understand about i5/i7 overclocking?

So, if I ONLY raise the multiplier of my 2500k, and leave the base clock at 100, it should NOT overclock the memory, correct?
correct.
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I have found memory errors quicker by doing shorter Memtest runs multiple times, instead of just letting it run through hours on end. I don't really know why it works better, but in my experience it does. Start it up, let it run a half hour to hour, if no errors, start it again.
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