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Well I am 100% stable here but not sure if I should tweak something else for more performance. And unsure what some of the bios options mean.






Which of those should I choose?? ^^

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Well, your DRAM is running awfully slow. It's at less than 1066 speeds, running roughly 866Mhz.

I would see about getting that RAM to rated speeds.
    
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I'm not sure how well the dark knight cools (i used the s1283 for forever) but try getting your cpu-nb up to 3GHz and get your ram to ddr3 1600 and cas 6, that will give you a pretty substantial performance boost
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i'd try to get that RAM going @ 1600mhz..raise the cpu/nb frequency,too....
 
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You have a 965 C3, I would aim for 1333mhz 7-7-7-20-30-1T for your ram, at least 2400-2600NB, and you'll be doing fine!
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Originally Posted by Lordred View Post
You have a 965 C3, I would aim for 1333mhz 7-7-7-20-30-1T for your ram, at least 2400-2600NB, and you'll be doing fine!
He should go for stock, which is 1600 - he has PC12800 RAM.
    
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Originally Posted by GanjaSMK View Post
He should go for stock, which is 1600 - he has PC12800 RAM.
1333 7-7-7-20-30-1t is faster then 1600 9-9-9-25-40-2T any day of the week, and is also easier on the Deneb's IMC. Had he an E0 (Thuban) I would say go for 1600 @ 8-8-8-24-33-2T.

1333 with tighter timings will be much better.
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1333 7-7-7-20-30-1t is faster then 1600 9-9-9-25-40-2T any day of the week, and is also easier on the Deneb's IMC. Had he an E0 (Thuban) I would say go for 1600 @ 8-8-8-24-33-2T.

1333 with tighter timings will be much better.
1600 cas9 is a little bit faster than 1333 cas7
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I'll come back with the memory lantancy, read, write, and copy speeds later.
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post #10 of 17
Here is 1333 cas7 vs. 1600 cas9



and...

you can run higher speed and low timings even if its Deneb
955 with RAM @ 1800+ 7-7-7-21




@ OP

Run your CPU/NB clock @ 2600 at least, and RAM @ 1600 9-9-9(you can try 8-8-8 after you stabilize 9-9-9) . 1333 7-7-7 is good too
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