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Old 05-04-2005, 08:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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ok this is my question, i have an emachines t5026 and iam thinking on upgrading its memory to 1gig, the other day i had money and iwas about to buy 333mhz memory because it said on the specs that it used 333mhz and if u wanted to use 400mhz u had to upgrade the p4 3.06 that it has to the 6xx series i think, so it ran at 800mhz fsb and u had no problems using 400, but when i went into the bios it said that the twin sticks(256) that iam using right now are running at 400mhz, so iam a littlebit confused here, my mobo supports dual channel and i want to buy 2x 256 twin sticks to keep it running with dual channel,but if i get the 333mhz my system will run at 333mhz and not a the 400mhz that it says on the bios...

so what do u guys think i should do?:bald:

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Old 05-04-2005, 08:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Get some PC3200. You can use it in the future even if the one you have now doesn't fully utilize it.

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Old 05-04-2005, 08:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
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yea it would just not Unlock it's full potential.
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Old 05-04-2005, 08:38 PM   #4 (permalink)
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yeah but.. can u guys tell me of a way that i can check if my pc is really using 400mhz other than bios...?:bald:
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