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Old 07-24-2006, 06:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default What kind of ram? (ddr2)

I'm clueless about ram, but I know these numbers mean something, there timings i see, like

Timing: 5-5-5-15


Timing: 4-4-4-12

can someone explain these numbers to me, and tell me whats better? thanks

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Old 07-24-2006, 06:45 PM   #2 (permalink)
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they are called the timings, usually lower is better.

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Old 07-24-2006, 07:58 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Its the amount of time it takes to recycle.

5/4 = 20% faster. (theorectically)
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Old 07-24-2006, 08:00 PM   #4 (permalink)
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If you are looking at which type of RAM, get some Teamgroup. D9 Fatties that can overclock like ****.
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