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Old 09-18-2004, 06:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What is the difference between registered and unbuffered ram?
Which is better?
Also what does FSB mean?
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FSB stands for Front Side Bus, couldn't tell ya the rest
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Registered ram is slower, but more stable, the difference is usually a clock cycle and price. And yes, FSB=front side bus.
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AMD socket 940 mobo's often use regitered and socket 939 mobo's use unbuffered
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