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Old 05-12-2009, 05:20 PM   #1
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I got A-DATA 4GB DDR2 800 but CPU-Z says its running at 400mhz what gives? both sticks.
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Old 05-12-2009, 05:21 PM   #2
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It is dual channel so you multiply the bus by 2
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DDR2 800 memory runs on a 400MHz bus. Since the memory is DDR (Dual Data Rate) you would multiply the reported speed of 400MHz to get your memory's rated operating speed.
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doh ok..
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It is dual channel so you multiply the bus by 2
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DDR2 800 memory runs on a 400MHz bus. Since the memory is DDR (Dual Data Rate) you would multiply the reported speed of 400MHz to get your memory's rated operating speed.
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