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Hi,
I bought a 3x2gb kit of OCZ obsidian whatever ram at newegg and when I got it it would make the computer blue screen at whatever setting i put it at. So I RMA'd it. Second set....does the same thing. Am I doing something wrong? Or did newegg just send me more broken RAM? Everytime I set everything back to stock everything, manually set loose timings on the RAM put the voltage on it to 1.66v (mobo wont do 1.65). Am I missing something? If not then how do I file or a refund on newegg? When I go to do another RMA it says it has already been done...Thanks
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it's OCZ ram thats the problem
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it's OCZ ram thats the problem
while that may be the problem my 3gb kit has worked for over a year so I wont call out OCZ on it for now. How do I do a second RMA?
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What have you tried running your CPU VTT (or QPI/DRAM depending on bios term) voltage at?
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while that may be the problem my 3gb kit has worked for over a year so I wont call out OCZ on it for now. How do I do a second RMA?
Before doing another RMA and contacting NE, did you run a MEMTEST to verify it is the ram?
 
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post #6 of 7
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I ram memtest and theres consistent errors on one of the sticks. Ive ran the qpi voltage at 1.3v at stock frequency and dram volt at 1.64 and 1.66v neither with success.
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Originally Posted by airdraft View Post
I ram memtest and theres consistent errors on one of the sticks. Ive ran the qpi voltage at 1.3v at stock frequency and dram volt at 1.64 and 1.66v neither with success.
Then it's definitely defective memory. It's funny, if you look through the Newegg reviews on the Obsidian kit you will see how many people gave it one star and couldn't stabilize the rated timings...

You could always give it more volts and see if it fixes, if not I would send back to Newegg and get another kit.
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