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Old 06-01-2006, 11:32 PM   #31
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No, not all DDR2 1GB sticks are the same. They use different ICs. It all comes down to the question of are you going to overclock?
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Old 06-02-2006, 12:23 AM   #32
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or u could dish out the $200 for 2 x 1gb ddr2 sticks right now. lol. but i dont think am2 has the same problem (performance loss when using 4 sticks of ram) as s939. or at least i hope not. cuz im planning on using 4 sticks ram eventually
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Old 06-02-2006, 12:42 AM   #33
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It does, it automatically goes to 2T when 4 banks are populated.
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It does, it automatically goes to 2T when 4 banks are populated.
u sure? even with am2?
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Old 06-02-2006, 01:53 AM   #35
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yes, im sure. Even with 2 DIMMS populated, its 2T. See for yourself: http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...9&postcount=25
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dang. that sucks. oh well. it still didnt stop that guy from oc'ing his 3000+(1.8ghz stock) to 2.7, i think it was. thats crazy. a whole 50% oc!! omg. i guess its no big deal. as long as i can still oc.
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Old 06-02-2006, 02:47 AM   #37
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conroe is almost at 9sec super pi while AMD is still in the high 10s and low 20s.
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Old 06-02-2006, 03:43 AM   #38
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I know nothing about overclocking...but if its processor speed it increases...i want to do it...i have read a lil bit about it...and that the 3200 OC's well.

EDIT* what do u guys think about this case? 2 fans gonna cut it? ...wish i could afford a Lian Li case lol.
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