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Should i run RAM at these settings ?

Discussion in 'Motherboards & Memory' started by wolf2009, Sep 19, 2008.

  1. wolf2009 Guest

    This is the RAM i have.

    1. How is this RAM in general ?

    Currently running it at 5-5-5-15 at 1.8V .
    Its rated to run at 5-4-4-12 at 2.0 to 2.2 V . ​

    2. Also can i run it at 4-4-4-12 ?

    3. Should i run it at those settings ?

    4. That wouln't burn out the RAM ?

    5. How faster will it be ?

    6. How much more Watts will it use ?
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  2. sneekypeet

    sneekypeet Unpaid Babysitter Staff Member

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    Doesnt matter what ram it is...

    Dont know first hand

    yes it may run 4-4-4-12 try to set it and see

    if you can, do it


    not much, really depends on speed(MHz)

    none if you arent increasing the voltage when you change the timings!
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  3. P4-630

    P4-630 The Way It's Meant to be Played

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    More speed (overclock) can be more heat which could make difference in a few watts.
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