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My ram is horrible, ever since I installed my 2nd stick its been nothing but BSOD. Tell me what I should run these at. I have tried many different combos and none work.
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The problem is you are mixing RAM kits.
The second kit is rated for 1600 9-9-9-24 at I believe 1.55-1.75V. The first kit is rated for 1333 9-9-9-24 1.5V.
You'll have to try and run both of them at 1333 9-9-9-24 1.5V.

Try setting command rate to 2T.
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I think I know why it did this. The 1 generation one was a 1333 and you were able to overclock to 1600, but the 2nd generation was stock 1600, oh well. 1333 has been working so far.....
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Upon removing it, it has not crashed....yet. Is it possible for the memory to still be bad even if it passed memtest?
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Yes, it may be unstable in the OS even if it passes memtest - which is why I usually don't suggest memtest for stability testing overclocked memory. Try HCI memtest (different from memtest86+), SuperPi 32M and your standard CPU stress tests with higher memory usage (i.e. Prime95 Blend)
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I think its the ram cause I have an identical stick that works fine, yet this new one does not, and when I RMA it if it is still no good, I can always get a refund.
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