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Games crashing when XMP is on.


I recently upgraded to Ryzen platform. I used default settings in the BIOS and I tried to turned on XMP to get 3200Mhz. 


I noticed my games are crashing, freezing and sometimes I get BSOD. But when I changed it to default 2133Mhz, everything is fine. 


I read somewhere that you have to manually set the timings, increase/decrease voltage or overclock your CPU. I am scare to overclock my CPU but it would be nice to get the maximum 3200Mhz for my RAM.


I use Ryzen 7 2700X, Gigabyte Aorus X470 Ultra Gaming and GSKILL TRIDENTZ (2X8GB) 3200Mhz. 



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I have the same issue, i have set my ram to 2800Mhz on a dual channel setup. I have found that i cannot achieve the full speed. I beleive that others had this issue and this is better in 2nd gen Ryzen, not sure there is a resolution. 

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Try setting your values manually. It could be that you just need to input them in this manner or relax them a bit. 

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