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Ah I didn't know that see. So running the RAM higher than 1:1 is better now?
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It has a definite potential to increase performance. As always, though, the best way to tweak things out is good ol' trial and error, especially if you need to loosen timings to achieve higher frequencies. Some applications respond to one better than the other, but either way, it should definitely be a part of your testing process if your RAM has room to OC beyond what the CPU can.
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I guess it all depends on what your doing, I know that my best performance comes from getting the fsb as high as stabily possible. I get better scores running 500x8 1:1 then I do with 445x9 1:1. and thats in pretty much every benchmark I run.

Also if and when I can I run a faster ram speed as that gets better bandwidth obviously and better performance in most benchmarks. When I run 445fsb I run a 4:5 divider which makes better performance atleast in my case.
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