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Old 05-16-2006, 03:52 PM   #1
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what makes Ram a good stick of Ram? i always just went by the prices lol.

low=crappy
high=good
extremely overpriced=freaking awesome
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PC____ the number is how fast it is... higher means faster... latency matters too... what kind of mobo are you putting this ram in?
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Usually a higher mhz equals faster. Latency effects it too but usually higher mhz with looser timings(higher numbers) is faster in games.
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PC____ the number is how fast it is... higher means faster... latency matters too... what kind of mobo are you putting this ram in?
my mobo is a MSI, Micro-Star International or something

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