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Old 11-24-2004, 03:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Am upgrading my PC, want a 6800 GT graphics card so am thinking of getting a P4 3.4Ghz LGA775 processor and a Gigabyte GA-8IPE775-G mainboard (915PE chipset but based on 865PE cos I need the AGP slot).

The FSB is 800Mhz, so the question is, should I get dual channel DDR400 RAM to put in it? Will the RAM effectively run at 800Mhz?? Sorry if this is a stupid question, cheers in advance for any replies.


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Old 11-24-2004, 04:25 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Yes, as long as you buy 2 400mhz ram sticks and your motherboard supports duel channel which Im sure it does.

Edit" yeah, I checked out the mobo and it supports duel channel (pretty looking mobo )

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Old 11-24-2004, 04:32 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Cheers dude, just what I wanted to hear

Much appreciated.
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Old 11-24-2004, 05:10 PM   #4 (permalink)
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They are the same speed so it will run very good. (CPU and RAM)
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