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Okay, so I'm trying to get a little more out of my system, and I'm wondering what is faster for ram timings 1T or 2T?? Whats the difference?
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1T if you can get it to run. if not, just go for faster ram, and see which is faster

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The Bandwidth tools (Everest & SiSoft) show a significant difference between running 1T vs 2T Command Rate - upwards of 25%, however, the Benchmark tools did not reflect such a large gap and there seems to be about a 2-3% performance hit when running 2T. It would appear that the Bandwidth Tools use some test process which is not reflective of the real world situation and as a result people quote these figures as being the reason not to use 2T timing...
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On amd 1T makes a larger difference, but since you have a C2D, you would get better performance with 2T and higher mhz than tighter timings.
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it is the most influential timing tho, but in most real world applications..Mhz>timings
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