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What to do with my ram.

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I have pc6400- 800mhz ddr2. I think ive hit the celing of what my cpu can do before the ram decides to not work. Ive got my cpu @ 2.8ghz. What do i do with my ram? Lower its Mhz? Or lower/raise the timings?
post #2 of 6
Lower the speed of the RAM to minimum, overclock the CPU until it hits max then bring the RAM back up until it hits it's max.
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i doubt u hit a wall i see stock cooling on that proc. save some $$ and get a better HSF see where that really takes u.
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what timings are you running now?
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post #5 of 6
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The cpu temps are fine, im not getting major hardware BSOD's. I get errors that seem to point to ram. When you say speed, do you mean mhz? of ram?
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Im running stock speeds. The confusing thing is that its all set to auto in the memory timing options. :S
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