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Ram won't boot with dual channel

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I just bought some Samsung 8gb ram. I believe this might have to do with my new motherboard, gigabyte z77 UD5H. The computer will not load the bios and constantly restart every 4 seconds. However it boots up fine if I put the ram in single mode.

It's probably a good idea to RMA but would I be missing out much on single channel compared to dual?

Or unless you guys think it's better to RMA.
Edited by Kiros - 1/17/13 at 6:33pm
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what ram slots do you have the sticks in? does it work with both sticks by themselves?
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They both work fine. I jsut can't get it post on dual channel.

The manual says to use slots 1/3 or 2/4 for dual channel. I tried that and motherboard keeps resetting. Now if I have it in 1/2 or 3/4 slots they work fine but it's working in single channel mode.

I also did try another pair of dual channel ram, same results.
Edited by Kiros - 1/17/13 at 6:45pm
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