Originally Posted by psychedelos
I was wondering if you guys can tell me what is Cas Latency and whether 4 is worse or better than a 5.
"Thus CAS Latency (CL) is the time (in number of clock cycles) that elapses after the memory controller sends a request to read a memory location and before the data is sent to the module's output pins." -Wikipedia
The lower the CAS latency, the faster the ram can send and receive data. So yes....CAS4 is better than CAS5.