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JornNER
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Upgraded to 2x8gb of DDR4-2400, but it is only running at 2133Mhz, slower than the stock ram.

Pavilion 580-023w
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

HP Pavilion 580-023w, with motherboard HP 82F1, Bios version F.25 (06/25/2018).

The 7th generation Kaby Lake processor this computer has, an i5-7400, supports DDR4-2400 out of the box. (https://ark.intel.com/products/97147/Intel-Core-i5-7400-Processor-6M-Cache-up-to-3-50-GHz-)

So the factory 2x4gb DDR4-2400 ram was running at the *advertised* 2400Mhz.

 

I tried upgrading this factory ram kit with the "CORSAIR Vengeance LPX 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4 DRAM 2400MHz C14 Memory Kit". 

 

But the system is only running them at 2133 Mhz. Obviously the XMP profile can't be changed in the bios since that is all locked by HP, but I don't understand why it changes it after the upgrade. The processor  can run DDR4-2400. 

 

What do I have to do to get this computer to perform as it was *explicitly advertised*? Does the bios need to be updated?  

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HP Recommended

Upgraded to 2x8gb of DDR4-2400, but it is only running at 2133Mhz, slower than the stock ram.

@JornNER, welcome to the forum.

 

HP has their motherboards made to their specs.  Therefore, they are not always the same as retail boards.  I suggest that you contact Corsair's Tech Support to see if they can help you solve your problem.

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Upgraded to 2x8gb of DDR4-2400, but it is only running at 2133Mhz, slower than the stock ram.

I think HP should provide Ram that is compatable with there motherboards. I dont think contacting Corsair is going to help. I had the same issue with a pair of Gskill rip jaws. Bascially whaty we are asking is what ram can we use with lower cas latency and better then the ran we have in out system 

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Upgraded to 2x8gb of DDR4-2400, but it is only running at 2133Mhz, slower than the stock ram.

@Sydneyblue475, welcome back to the forum.

 


@Sydneyblue475 wrote:

I think HP should provide Ram that is compatable with there motherboards.  HP is not in the business of upgrading computers.  They sell OEM computers that work the way they are supposed to with the original components.  The companies who sell upgrades are the experts on which computers will work with their products.

 

I dont think contacting Corsair is going to help.  See my answer above.

 

I had the same issue with a pair of Gskill rip jaws. Bascially whaty we are asking is what ram can we use with lower cas latency and better then the ran we have in out system.  It would be impossible for HP to know all of the possible upgrades for their motherboards.  This is not even realistic for them to consider.


 

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HP Spectre 360 Convertible; i7-7560U; 16 GB memory; Intel® Iris™ Plus Graphics 640; 512 GB PCIe® NVMe™ M.2 SSD; 13.3" diagonal 4K UHD UWVA eDP BrightView WLED-backlit multitouch-enabled edge-to-edge glass (3840 x 2160); Windows 10 Pro 64 with Windows Ink

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