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Wetbehindtheears

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If my motherboard takes PC3200 as standard, what would happen if I used PC4400 - would it be more overclockable?

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Wetbehindtheears

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Benchmark Scores SuperPi 1M - 8.83s Fastest - 4.66GHz on Air!
Thanx... I wasn't sure - don't understand all this latency and CAS thing (yet!)


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Wetbehindtheears

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Benchmark Scores SuperPi 1M - 8.83s Fastest - 4.66GHz on Air!
Is it faster to have 2*1gb or 1*2gb sticks?

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2x 1Gb

P.S. make sure you MOBO can take a 1GB or 2GB memory, as some cant., like with my LAN party rig, i wanted 2Gb of RAM, because my MOBO can only support upto 512Mb DIMM per memory socket, i was forced to use 4x 512Mb DIMMS
 

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With 2x1GB sticks you can run them in Dual Channel with twice the bandwidth (128bit instead of 64bit interface), 1x2GB stick would be in Single Channel
 

Wetbehindtheears

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Video Card(s) 2xXFX 5770 in Crossfire
Storage 4x1Tb Sata
Display(s) 2407WFP
Case Modded Lian Li PC G70
Audio Device(s) Onboard
Power Supply Antec Quattro 1000
Software Win 7 x86 and x64
Benchmark Scores SuperPi 1M - 8.83s Fastest - 4.66GHz on Air!
Many thanx - off to eBay now for some bargain hunting!!!!!!!
 
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