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Old 02-06-2006, 05:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Defference between 2.5 and 2.0 latency on RAM?

CORSAIR value select has 2.5 cas latency, while this other brand has 2.0 and is only 10$ more, is it worth it?
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Old 02-06-2006, 05:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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What is the difference? I guess what I'm asking is what does the cas latency mean? I've seen it around, but there doesn't seem to be much variation. Thanks.
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not especially. It means that you'll have tighter timings as you overclock... but you will NOT notice a difference in speed between 2.0 cas and 3.0 cas latency.

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