View Full Version : Ram timing

08-08-07, 12:03 AM
I have a question, My bios are reading my memory at this speed
5-5-5-18 Which it should or could run at 4-4-4-12. What are the steps in getting my memory to run at 4-4-4-12?


08-08-07, 01:06 AM
What are the steps in getting my memory to run at 4-4-4-12?

Set it to 4-4-4-12 in BIOS.

08-08-07, 09:12 AM
Depends on your board, since menus are laid out differently. What do you have? Easiest option is a simple read through your manual's BIOS settings section.

08-08-07, 10:07 AM
Does it change the volts when you change the settings? As im not sure how to change the volts

my mobo is the 975X chipset,


that board, I know that other people with the same system and they are running 4-4-4-12.

08-08-07, 10:28 AM
what ive found is that timing doesn't help a lot.. its the Mhz that counts.

08-08-07, 10:31 AM
Looks like you can access it in Advanced > Chipset Configuration.


Changing the timings should not change your voltage, unless of course that is set to automatic. Even then I doubt it.

08-08-07, 11:11 AM
yea, i got it on 4-4-4-12 it did make the vista thing go from 5.5 to a 5.6 lol