RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

Results 1 to 16 of 16

Thread: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

  1. #1
    Right Off the Assembly Line
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    41

    Default RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    Hi,

    Am using Intel DG31PR with DDR2 Hyundai PC2 - 5300 (333Mhz) RAM (1GB) ... I recently bought another DDR2 RAM (Hynix 1gb PC800) which is from Hynix (I know I should have bought the same RAM) ... Problem is the comp. wont boot with the new RAM on any slot ... no combination would work ... I mean even if I try to boot with only the new RAM, on any slot it won't work... forget about dual slots

    I am bewildered ... I searched the net too, but to no avail ...

    Need HELP !!!
    Popular Gadget Deals

  2. #2
    Sony " VA" "IO" kARTechnology's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    I'm beside of my neibour's house, in my house, which is on Eath in Solar System in Milky Way Galaxy
    Posts
    639

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    I have same issue but a very old mobo.
    Its a ASUS K8v-MX. initially it had 256mb Hynix DDR 333MHz RAM.
    Now I got 1GB Crucial @ 333MHz at eBay for re.700/- (used but description said it was at excellent condition) but it won't boot with the new ram in. after many tries i got to the windows xp loading and was seeing the system properties window. sudddenly a black screen, no HDD activity.
    Restarted. again same . after that black screen immediately after power on. removed new ram and put in old one(256MB), it worked.

    Crucial memory finder says :Guranteed- Compatible"

    I sent the eBay seller a message and no reply...Tries bios update to latest version, clear RAM gold contats with eraser, reset cmos, pull out battery
    GIGABYTE GA-MA78GM-S2HP_TRANSCEND DDR2 1GB MICRON DDR2 2GB_AMD Athlon 4600+_CORSAIR CX430V2_VIEWSONIC VA1918wm _NO UPS, PURE SINEWAVE INVERTER_INTEX 2000Watt 2.1 SPEAKERS_LOGITECH Media Keyboard_EPSON L110_ZEBRONICS PEACE_SEAGATE 1TB+500GB ||| PIONEER VSX-916_MISSION SATELLITES_DAINTY CUSTOM SUBWOOFER_AIRTEL HD DTH_SONY BRAVIA BX300 ||| VAIO VGN-CS17G_HP PROBOOK 4410S ||| SONY XPERIA X10_SONY XPERIA M_CYBERSHOT T70_PLAYSTATION 2_HANDYCAM DCR-TRV460E | TRANSCEND 32GB, 16GB_HP 8GB SILVER_SANDISK 16GB ULTRA|||BEETEL LANDLINE_GIGASET A490

  3. #3
    Alpha Geek icebags's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    980

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    get the ram checked on another mobo. and try to get a replacement.

    if the ram is ok, talk to the shop, if they can give you a better brand like corsair/gskill.....

  4. #4
    Little Kid
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Kolkata
    Posts
    576

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    Quote Originally Posted by kARTechnology View Post
    I sent the eBay seller a message and no reply...Tries bios update to latest version, clear RAM gold contats with eraser, reset cmos, pull out battery
    Send message to eBay as it seems you got dupped !!!

    From your description, it seems the RAM module is faulty and seller cheated !!
    [SPOILER][B]PC ->[/B] Intel Q6600 @ 3.0 GHz (OC) / ThermalRight Ultra 120 eXtreme / GA-G41-Combo / 8GB (2x4) DDR3 1333 MHz G-Skill / XFX 9600 GT 512MB / 2 x 500GB SATA HDD / TVS Gold Keyboard / Microsoft Optical Mouse / APC UPS / ViewSonic 22" LCD / Creative 5.1
    [B]Laptop ->[/B] Lenovo N200 / Dual Core 1.4GHz / 1.5 GB DDR2 800 MHz / 160 GB / 15.4" WideScreen[/SPOILER]

  5. #5
    Sony " VA" "IO" kARTechnology's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    I'm beside of my neibour's house, in my house, which is on Eath in Solar System in Milky Way Galaxy
    Posts
    639

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    Quote Originally Posted by Naxal View Post
    Send message to eBay as it seems you got dupped !!!

    From your description, it seems the RAM module is faulty and seller cheated !!
    hey thanks, but he replied

    "don't worry sir, we will replace it"

    he didn't say me when he is sending me or how i should send the defecitve ram...
    GIGABYTE GA-MA78GM-S2HP_TRANSCEND DDR2 1GB MICRON DDR2 2GB_AMD Athlon 4600+_CORSAIR CX430V2_VIEWSONIC VA1918wm _NO UPS, PURE SINEWAVE INVERTER_INTEX 2000Watt 2.1 SPEAKERS_LOGITECH Media Keyboard_EPSON L110_ZEBRONICS PEACE_SEAGATE 1TB+500GB ||| PIONEER VSX-916_MISSION SATELLITES_DAINTY CUSTOM SUBWOOFER_AIRTEL HD DTH_SONY BRAVIA BX300 ||| VAIO VGN-CS17G_HP PROBOOK 4410S ||| SONY XPERIA X10_SONY XPERIA M_CYBERSHOT T70_PLAYSTATION 2_HANDYCAM DCR-TRV460E | TRANSCEND 32GB, 16GB_HP 8GB SILVER_SANDISK 16GB ULTRA|||BEETEL LANDLINE_GIGASET A490

  6. #6
    Little Kid
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Kolkata
    Posts
    576

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    Quote Originally Posted by kARTechnology View Post
    hey thanks, but he replied

    "don't worry sir, we will replace it"

    he didn't say me when he is sending me or how i should send the defecitve ram...
    Communicate and see what way he prefers, better to ask him to book a Pick from your place (address), in that case it will save your shipping charges !!
    [SPOILER][B]PC ->[/B] Intel Q6600 @ 3.0 GHz (OC) / ThermalRight Ultra 120 eXtreme / GA-G41-Combo / 8GB (2x4) DDR3 1333 MHz G-Skill / XFX 9600 GT 512MB / 2 x 500GB SATA HDD / TVS Gold Keyboard / Microsoft Optical Mouse / APC UPS / ViewSonic 22" LCD / Creative 5.1
    [B]Laptop ->[/B] Lenovo N200 / Dual Core 1.4GHz / 1.5 GB DDR2 800 MHz / 160 GB / 15.4" WideScreen[/SPOILER]

  7. #7
    Sony " VA" "IO" kARTechnology's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    I'm beside of my neibour's house, in my house, which is on Eath in Solar System in Milky Way Galaxy
    Posts
    639

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    Quote Originally Posted by Naxal View Post
    Communicate and see what way he prefers, better to ask him to book a Pick from your place (address), in that case it will save your shipping charges !!
    yep that's what i sent him, didnt reply still...he takes 1 day every time to reply me
    GIGABYTE GA-MA78GM-S2HP_TRANSCEND DDR2 1GB MICRON DDR2 2GB_AMD Athlon 4600+_CORSAIR CX430V2_VIEWSONIC VA1918wm _NO UPS, PURE SINEWAVE INVERTER_INTEX 2000Watt 2.1 SPEAKERS_LOGITECH Media Keyboard_EPSON L110_ZEBRONICS PEACE_SEAGATE 1TB+500GB ||| PIONEER VSX-916_MISSION SATELLITES_DAINTY CUSTOM SUBWOOFER_AIRTEL HD DTH_SONY BRAVIA BX300 ||| VAIO VGN-CS17G_HP PROBOOK 4410S ||| SONY XPERIA X10_SONY XPERIA M_CYBERSHOT T70_PLAYSTATION 2_HANDYCAM DCR-TRV460E | TRANSCEND 32GB, 16GB_HP 8GB SILVER_SANDISK 16GB ULTRA|||BEETEL LANDLINE_GIGASET A490

  8. #8
    Right Off the Assembly Line
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    41

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    Ok ... sorry for the late replies ... But, I also bought it from e-bay ... The first RAM I got was faulty too ... same problem... so I got it replaced from the seller ...
    The 2nd unit he has sent is also facing the same issue ... suggestions?

  9. #9
    Sony " VA" "IO" kARTechnology's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    I'm beside of my neibour's house, in my house, which is on Eath in Solar System in Milky Way Galaxy
    Posts
    639

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    Quote Originally Posted by rachitsaran View Post
    Ok ... sorry for the late replies ... But, I also bought it from e-bay ... The first RAM I got was faulty too ... same problem... so I got it replaced from the seller ...
    The 2nd unit he has sent is also facing the same issue ... suggestions?
    so fast!!!
    okay my seller is saying me to first send the item. How did u send it and how much it costs?
    GIGABYTE GA-MA78GM-S2HP_TRANSCEND DDR2 1GB MICRON DDR2 2GB_AMD Athlon 4600+_CORSAIR CX430V2_VIEWSONIC VA1918wm _NO UPS, PURE SINEWAVE INVERTER_INTEX 2000Watt 2.1 SPEAKERS_LOGITECH Media Keyboard_EPSON L110_ZEBRONICS PEACE_SEAGATE 1TB+500GB ||| PIONEER VSX-916_MISSION SATELLITES_DAINTY CUSTOM SUBWOOFER_AIRTEL HD DTH_SONY BRAVIA BX300 ||| VAIO VGN-CS17G_HP PROBOOK 4410S ||| SONY XPERIA X10_SONY XPERIA M_CYBERSHOT T70_PLAYSTATION 2_HANDYCAM DCR-TRV460E | TRANSCEND 32GB, 16GB_HP 8GB SILVER_SANDISK 16GB ULTRA|||BEETEL LANDLINE_GIGASET A490

  10. #10
    Right Off the Assembly Line
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    41

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    easy ... used first flight ... charged 60 or 70 rs, don't remember ... actually i had ordered the RAM in Nov. 1st week, got it in 2nd week, resent it in Dec. 1st week and got it back day before yesterday ... But the problem is still there ...

  11. #11
    Sony " VA" "IO" kARTechnology's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    I'm beside of my neibour's house, in my house, which is on Eath in Solar System in Milky Way Galaxy
    Posts
    639

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    Quote Originally Posted by rachitsaran View Post
    easy ... used first flight ... charged 60 or 70 rs, don't remember ... actually i had ordered the RAM in Nov. 1st week, got it in 2nd week, resent it in Dec. 1st week and got it back day before yesterday ... But the problem is still there ...
    So ebay is verrrrrry slow...idk why my seller replies only 1 time a day, really angry...should I contact ebay support? Now I am communicating via messages in ebay
    GIGABYTE GA-MA78GM-S2HP_TRANSCEND DDR2 1GB MICRON DDR2 2GB_AMD Athlon 4600+_CORSAIR CX430V2_VIEWSONIC VA1918wm _NO UPS, PURE SINEWAVE INVERTER_INTEX 2000Watt 2.1 SPEAKERS_LOGITECH Media Keyboard_EPSON L110_ZEBRONICS PEACE_SEAGATE 1TB+500GB ||| PIONEER VSX-916_MISSION SATELLITES_DAINTY CUSTOM SUBWOOFER_AIRTEL HD DTH_SONY BRAVIA BX300 ||| VAIO VGN-CS17G_HP PROBOOK 4410S ||| SONY XPERIA X10_SONY XPERIA M_CYBERSHOT T70_PLAYSTATION 2_HANDYCAM DCR-TRV460E | TRANSCEND 32GB, 16GB_HP 8GB SILVER_SANDISK 16GB ULTRA|||BEETEL LANDLINE_GIGASET A490

  12. #12
    Right Off the Assembly Line
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    41

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    Just send the RAM to him, then call him on his mobile / office number ... tell him that the RAM is on its way, should reach you in a day or two ... Then, do tell him that you expect the RAM back in your hands in a week, else you would have no choice but to contact e-bay support as the 1 month guarantee is running out ... that should surely wake him up from his slumber ...

    @ All ...

    Anyone who can help out with the RAM issue? Any tests I should run? Should I contact a local vendor?

  13. #13
    Right Off the Assembly Line
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    41

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    any one who can answer this? Anyone?

  14. #14
    Sony " VA" "IO" kARTechnology's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    I'm beside of my neibour's house, in my house, which is on Eath in Solar System in Milky Way Galaxy
    Posts
    639

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    Quote Originally Posted by rachitsaran View Post
    any one who can answer this? Anyone?
    i sent my ram, waiting for new one...
    did you tell the ebay seller they its not working? try a local computer shop nearby...
    GIGABYTE GA-MA78GM-S2HP_TRANSCEND DDR2 1GB MICRON DDR2 2GB_AMD Athlon 4600+_CORSAIR CX430V2_VIEWSONIC VA1918wm _NO UPS, PURE SINEWAVE INVERTER_INTEX 2000Watt 2.1 SPEAKERS_LOGITECH Media Keyboard_EPSON L110_ZEBRONICS PEACE_SEAGATE 1TB+500GB ||| PIONEER VSX-916_MISSION SATELLITES_DAINTY CUSTOM SUBWOOFER_AIRTEL HD DTH_SONY BRAVIA BX300 ||| VAIO VGN-CS17G_HP PROBOOK 4410S ||| SONY XPERIA X10_SONY XPERIA M_CYBERSHOT T70_PLAYSTATION 2_HANDYCAM DCR-TRV460E | TRANSCEND 32GB, 16GB_HP 8GB SILVER_SANDISK 16GB ULTRA|||BEETEL LANDLINE_GIGASET A490

  15. #15
    Right Off the Assembly Line
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    41

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    Yes, I told the ebay seller that this is a faulty RAM, I tried it on both the slots, with and without the RAM I already have ... He sent me a replacement within a week and it isn't working either ...

  16. #16
    Sony " VA" "IO" kARTechnology's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    I'm beside of my neibour's house, in my house, which is on Eath in Solar System in Milky Way Galaxy
    Posts
    639

    Default Re: RAM Compatibility issue (Intel DG31PR with PC800)

    Quote Originally Posted by rachitsaran View Post
    Yes, I told the ebay seller that this is a faulty RAM, I tried it on both the slots, with and without the RAM I already have ... He sent me a replacement within a week and it isn't working either ...
    if the third ram fails,get the ram checked at local computer shop , if it didn't work there also, contact eBay for refund
    GIGABYTE GA-MA78GM-S2HP_TRANSCEND DDR2 1GB MICRON DDR2 2GB_AMD Athlon 4600+_CORSAIR CX430V2_VIEWSONIC VA1918wm _NO UPS, PURE SINEWAVE INVERTER_INTEX 2000Watt 2.1 SPEAKERS_LOGITECH Media Keyboard_EPSON L110_ZEBRONICS PEACE_SEAGATE 1TB+500GB ||| PIONEER VSX-916_MISSION SATELLITES_DAINTY CUSTOM SUBWOOFER_AIRTEL HD DTH_SONY BRAVIA BX300 ||| VAIO VGN-CS17G_HP PROBOOK 4410S ||| SONY XPERIA X10_SONY XPERIA M_CYBERSHOT T70_PLAYSTATION 2_HANDYCAM DCR-TRV460E | TRANSCEND 32GB, 16GB_HP 8GB SILVER_SANDISK 16GB ULTRA|||BEETEL LANDLINE_GIGASET A490

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Close