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Windows 7: Dual Channel ram questions.

27 May 2014   #1
Raynian

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 
Dual Channel ram questions.

I recently bought a 8 GB ram stick for my laptop.

My laptop has a soldered 4 GB ram stick and only 1 free socket.

Can dual Channel still work properly if both sticks are of different brands and capacity ?

Or are there any other setbacks ? =/

soldered Ram - Samsung 1333mhz 4 GB 1.35v

Removable Ram - Kingston 1333hz 8 GB 1.5v


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27 May 2014   #2
badger906

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, & Mac OS X 10.9.2
 
 

no both sticks woukd have to be identical. the kingston ram will run undervolted so will probably run at a slower speed than 1333mhz, which will lower the access speed further.
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