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Windows 7: 970A-G46 MB Ram .Volts Question

16 Sep 2013   #1

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970A-G46 MB Ram .Volts Question

Will this motherboard accept 1.6v memory by corsair vengance? im looking at the 1.6v memory modules and the g skill sniper series which run at 1.5v

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16 Sep 2013   #2

Windows 10 Home Premium 64bit sp1

Why don't you go on the MB website and download the QVL Qualified Vendors list which will give you all the types of ram usable for that board that would be the best thing to do

You don't want to buy ram that might not run as well because it might not be right for the job or board :)
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16 Sep 2013   #3

Windows 10 Home Premium 64bit sp1

MSI Global ? Motherboard - 970A-G46

This says your board supports all ram up to 2133 OC unbuffered 1.5 volts ram

I understand most ram out there is between 1.5 and 1.6

if you are going to run high speed ram im sure it wouldn't hurt since it says ram OC'able to 2133 I haven't seen any ram that fast run at 1.5
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