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I have this ram and i forced the ram/fsb ratio to 4:1 and it will not show it
 

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DDR3 is double data rate, so 800 MHz x 2 = 1600 MHz

Exactly right. DDR3 1600 ram runs at 800MHz. If you look a the DDR3 marketing, it does not say DDR3 1600MHz, only DDR3 1600, which is the rating.
 

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thanx...just wondering why on the second tab (SPD) it shows the max bandwidth of 667mhz?
 

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thanx...just wondering why on the second tab (SPD) it shows the max bandwidth of 667mhz?

That is just the stock SPD setting. Some brands have conservative default settings because some motherboards have problems posting with overaggressive ram speeds and timings.

Just manually adjust your ram settings in the bios.
 

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