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Thanks, will have a look.
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Originally Posted by Yuhfhrh View Post

Finding 8GB sticks that will do 4000 is a lot more difficult than 4GB sticks.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820232268&cm_re=ddr4_ram-_-20-232-268-_-Product
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Didn't know these were out yet. Cool! I'll give them a shot.
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I wasn't, I was reaching that you'd send me some better sticks with that CPU too. tongue.gif

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System likely isn't stable, Memtest86 isn't a valid memory stress test on recent platforms beyond finding faulty modules. Try one of these methods whilst the system is at stock and then with XMP enabled.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1569364/official-skylake-24-7-ddr4-memory-stability-thread/0_40


You know what? You were totally right. You probably don't remember any more, but you were right saying that my memory wasn't stable and that I should go on testing it with a more suited tool.

I didn't believe it because after some adjustments I finally was able to run memtest86 (and HCI memtest in the boot CD version, too!) for whole days. But it seems that the desktop version of HCI is stressing the Ram much more and that showed my remaining system instability like after 5+ hours. I have different Ram now and have finally seen the 1000% mark for the first time.

What have I learned from it?
1. If your Ram isn't stable at default values on your board, get a different one.
2. More important: Listen to what experienced people have to say.

The stupid thing is: that is what I posted here for! But that is just me: I always have a hard time believing things I don't understand. And people don't like that, totally understandable.

So experiencing quite a relief I wanted to thank you and say I am sorry that I asked for advice and then dismissed it! Sorry.
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Originally Posted by pegnose View Post

You know what? You were totally right. You probably don't remember any more, but you were right saying that my memory wasn't stable and that I should go on testing it with a more suited tool.

I didn't believe it because after some adjustments I finally was able to run memtest86 (and HCI memtest in the boot CD version, too!) for whole days. But it seems that the desktop version of HCI is stressing the Ram much more and that showed my remaining system instability like after 5+ hours. I have different Ram now and have finally seen the 1000% mark for the first time.

What have I learned from it?
1. If your Ram isn't stable at default values on your board, get a different one.
2. More important: Listen to what experienced people have to say.

The stupid thing is: that is what I posted here for! But that is just me: I always have a hard time believing things I don't understand. And people don't like that, totally understandable.

So experiencing quite a relief I wanted to thank you and say I am sorry that I asked for advice and then dismissed it! Sorry.

Glad you have learned to listen to Scone, he is wise....
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Glad you have learned to listen to Scone, he is a wiseguy....
Post corrected.

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Anyone tried overclocking using offset? Tried it on my current build and vcore shoots up to 1.536 immediately using prime95 27.9. Motherboard is a Z170 Pro Gaming with BIOS 1105. Currently overclocked to 4.5 with 1.29v manual voltage.
    
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Anyone tried overclocking using offset? Tried it on my current build and vcore shoots up to 1.536 immediately using prime95 27.9. Motherboard is a Z170 Pro Gaming with BIOS 1105. Currently overclocked to 4.5 with 1.29v manual voltage.
I experience something similar when trying offset and intel XTU, but not so scary
http://www.overclock.net/t/1568154/asus-north-america-asus-z170-motherboards-q-a-thread/3210#post_24815095
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