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Old 01-26-2006, 12:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello, I'm a little confused about what Everest has to say about my FSB on my new system. Here is what it says:

CPU FSB 200.58 MHz (original: 200 MHz)

DIMM1: Corsair VS1GB533D2 1 GB DDR2-533 DDR2 SDRAM (4.0-4-4-12 @ 266 MHz)

DIMM3: Corsair VS1GB533D2 1 GB DDR2-533 DDR2 SDRAM (4.0-4-4-12 @ 266 MHz)

I thought that ram at 533mhz, with this cpu (P4 640), and Motherboard (Asus p5ld2) would mean the FSB speed would be 533 mhz. Is something set up incorrectly, or am I just not understanding things? My old system was pretty straight foreward. CPU, MB and RAM were all 133mhz, so the FSB speed was 133mhz.

thanx for any help

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Old 01-26-2006, 02:50 PM   #2 (permalink)
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fsb is 200 but your bus speed should be 800. As far as the ram goes, that should be correct 4-4-4-12 @ 266MHz. I'm not sure why it doesn't actually run at speeds shown, i'm kinda curious about this myself. I have the same board as you, and ram timings, actually i changed them to 3-3-3-9, but looks good to me.
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