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Windows 7: memory settings

15 Aug 2011   #1
scrooge

win 7 ( 64 bit)
 
 
memory settings

is it better to run my memory (ddr3 - 1866) at 2160 with 10,11,10 or at 1600 with 8,8,8 ?
thanks
scrooge


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15 Aug 2011   #2
Wishmaster

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Other than in a benchmark, you probably will not notice any diffrence.

Test at both speeds and choose the setting that the system seems most happy with.

I would just go with the 1600mhz myself. Less stress on the memory controller.
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15 Aug 2011   #3
LiquidSnak

W7 Professional x64
 
 

I concur with the 1600 thought... I run my ram at a lower speed with tighter timings as well.
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15 Aug 2011   #4
scrooge

win 7 ( 64 bit)
 
 

thanks guys ,
i just tested it with PerformanceTest (64-bit) and there was not much diffenece at all so i'm going with the 1600.
thanks again
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