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Old 11-15-2006, 01:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello everyone,

Im geting a new pc and i have a question... whats the diference in performance between ddr2 533 vs ddr2 800?

Im geting a core2duo 2.13, an asus p5w dh deluxe and a bfg 7950gt...

So.. should i go for the ddr2800 or ?

Thx for any replys and pls excuse the poor english.

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Old 11-15-2006, 01:52 PM   #2 (permalink)
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there is a big difference in performance one is 533MHz and the other is 800MHz

if you cant afford 800 then go for DDR2 667 it is a little cheaper and performs really well if your not overclocking

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Old 11-15-2006, 02:09 PM   #3 (permalink)
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ddr800 is for oc'ing but its mo expensie and there is better ram like dominator if your not overclocking 800 or 667 will do ya
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of course its faster. If you got the money pick up the 800. Get at least a gig also to support the rest of the stuff you got. If you dont have the money do whats mentioned above and get some 667. At least a gig minimum tho for whatever you choose.
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Old 11-15-2006, 03:33 PM   #5 (permalink)
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thx for the coments guys
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