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Why does my memory only get a 5.2 Vista Experience score?

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Windows Vista 64 Bit Home Premium with 4GB of G-Skill DDR2 1000 running at 1066 with 5-5-5-20-2T timings. This works out to a 1:2 FSB:Mem ratio with my Q6600 at stock speed.

But My Vista experience score is only a 5.2? I had more than that when I had 4GB of Patriot 800MHz installed.
post #2 of 11
I've read that Vista changes up the specs on its Experience scores, meaning that it's not a static number. Vista Experience is really no way to judge a system.
post #3 of 11
Thats weird. My Gskills got me a 5.9 running at 1066.
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I just want it to be 5.9 so I can be better than my friend's.

I have 5.9 on everything else.
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People actually care about Vista scores? I don't care if it scores a 4.0, if the thing gets me flawless 60+ FPS in games then im buying it.
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the score is based on your lowest sub score see what that is then chase that problem.
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post #7 of 11
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Originally Posted by majin death View Post
the score is based on your lowest sub score see what that is then chase that problem.
It is my memory. Gskill 4GB DDR2 1000, running at 1066 5-5-5-20-2T timings. Works out to a 1:2 FSB:Mem ratio.



*EDIT* Hmm. I think it's supposed to be ...15 2T. I think I'm running 20 right now. I'll restart and see if it works.
post #8 of 11
its cause your memory timings try lowering them and it will increase.
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Originally Posted by Grafixs View Post
People actually care about Vista scores? I don't care if it scores a 4.0, if the thing gets me flawless 60+ FPS in games then im buying it.
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post #10 of 11
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I changed to 15 and it still is 5.2. I think my Patriot was 5-5-5-12-2T and it got better than 5.2.
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