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Old 11-22-2007, 04:21 PM   #1
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Default Quick Dual Channel Memory question

so im planning to get a new ram, or a new motherboard, but due to my budget, i can only get one for now till about christmas.
so heres the question about dual channel, will having 2 gb on a single channel motherboard run faster than a dual channel motherboard with 1.5 gb?
or does the 1.5 gb dual channel run faster than having the 2 gb single channel?

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Old 11-22-2007, 04:44 PM   #2
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Default Re: Quick Dual Channel Memory question

You really cant do dual channel with different size RAM. They have to be the same size, like 512 mb and 512 mb, 1 gb and 1 gb, so on and so fourth.
2 gb would outperform 1.5 gb, but not by much. it is worth the extra money if you know you are going to need 2 gb anyway.
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