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Ram speed issue?

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So my ram say PC6400 but part number says other wise in cpu-z. So is my ram actually 1066 or?
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post #2 of 6
Your RAM is DDR2-1066 (533MHz) according to the model and the EPP, but the highest JEDEC ratings go is DDR2-800 (400MHz) and that's what CPU-Z reports as rated speed.
post #3 of 6
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So then why would overclocking at 3.0 429fsb puts the ram at 831 and it fails prime 95?
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post #4 of 6
Are you sure it fails because of RAM? .. With a quadcore and P43, chances are FSB is the culprit
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Running a blend test seems like ram to me.
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post #6 of 6
If want to be 100% sure that it is RAM, downclock the CPU/FSB and raise the RAM multiplier.
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