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Forum discussion tagged with ecc.
  1. Collider

    Question ECC Registered Ram: Mixing Identical Kits

    So I know that identical RAM from different sets / kits may cause system instability. I'm talking about RAM with identical brand & serial numbers but with a different batch number (usually a 4 digit number). I've had first hand experience with this issue with regular non ECC RAM - but my...
  2. ?

    Asus Prime X470 Pro or ASRock Fatal1ty X470 Gaming K4

    Hi, Through a convoluted series of events which I won't detail here, I have obtained an AMD Ryzen 7 1700, and two pieces of Crucial CT16G4WFD824A.18FB1 memory (with the intention of eventually going to four pieces, ie. 64 GB of RAM). I am looking to build a workstation (with no interest in...
  3. M

    Ryzen 2xxx single rank vs dual rank, ECC vs non-ECC

    When the first Ryzens came out, there were several articles detailing how the default max memory speed changed depending on rank and ECC support. Best support was for single-rank, no ECC. For example...
  4. Riok

    List of X99 motherboards compatible with ECC memory ?

    Hello, There are two types of X99 motherboards compatible with ECC memory: - The ones officially compatible - The ones not officially compatible If you have tested your board with ECC memory, please report it here. (With Memory serial number and bios version if possible). It's just about ECC...
  5. M

    mixing and matching buffered ECC RAM

    So I just found ECC RAM are extremely cheap. But the cheap ones I found comes in 6x4GB sets. Is it possible to buy 18 sticks and then just get 16 out of the 18 sticks to be installed on the board? All the sticks will have the same markings/model number/timings. Like RAM makers sell RAM sticks...
  6. SeanGorry

    X58 ECC Ram?

    I am building a budget CAD/FEA/Gaming machine. I have a Xeon E5649 (six core 2.5Ghz Base), and a MSI X58 PRO-E (MS-7522 V3.1) motherboard. The Xeon supports ECC DDR3 1333Mhz , but there is no info about ECC in the manual. Would ECC ram (PC3-10600R) work,or is the mobo lacking the extra...