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RAM at 260 with CPU at 2808, or RAM at 275 with CPU at 2754?

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Well, with the second option, you would get higher memory bandwidth, which could boost some performance, but higher clockspeeds could certainly help to. Give each a try, and run a whole slew of benchmarks. Which ever does better is the one you should use.
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Well, with the second option, you would get higher memory bandwidth, which could boost some performance, but higher clockspeeds could certainly help to. Give each a try, and run a whole slew of benchmarks. Which ever does better is the one you should use.
I should also add that I can do the second option at lower voltage than the first, and temps are decreased by about 7 or 8 degrees.
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second option would perform probably quicker in benchmarks, not much noticeable difference in real world applications.
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