How come my computer only sees half the RAM that I put in it?

by on February 27, 2013

Q: Hello there I have a Intel I7 – 970 cpu and have upgraded my memory to four sticks Corsair Vengeance 16GB (2x8GB) DDR3 1600 MHz (PC3 12800) but my computer only sees half of it


One Response to “How come my computer only sees half the RAM that I put in it?”
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    Hey Miller – This is probably because your motherboard can only handle 8GB of memory. If you can provide me with the brand and model of your computer I can look more into this.

    Fletch