RAM can get burned?

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by ronenph1, Aug 7, 2002.

  1. ronenph1

    ronenph1 Guest

    Hey there

    A monitoring software (Intel Active Monitor) tells me that the "system zone 2" is too hot (above 50c)

    I checked @ Intel.com where is the system zone 2 is placed, and thats the area where the RAM is sitting.

    Can temp of 48-55 c ruin my RAM?
  2. JJB6486

    JJB6486 Retired Mod Political User

    West Lafayette, IN, USA
  3. ronenph1

    ronenph1 Guest

    Thats 4 X 128 MB RDRAM (PC800)
  4. Kw4ntuM

    Kw4ntuM Guest

    try buying ramsinks if it duznt already have any, and if it does, try lowering the voltage in your BIOS(even if it is below default...slow is better then dead)
  5. Jz1397-5

    Jz1397-5 XP Bad Ass

    Philadelphia PA
    ramsinks, the best option. make sure there is not a build up of dust on the ram either.
  6. ronenph1

    ronenph1 Guest

    Where can I get ramsinks?
    What is it anyway, a fan?

    How does it look like ?
    Somebody has pics of ramsinks?>
  7. joko_xp

    joko_xp OSNN Junior Addict

    Skopje, MK
    try at thermaltake,look at the one with the fan,i think its 40mm not 20 as someone mentioned.