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You know in your BIOs, under the memory settings, they have a setting "DRAM Timing Mode" (at least that's what its called in my BIOs) With the options "DCT0", "DCT1", "Auto" and "Both"

Well I am aware it is supposed to be set on both, but when it is set on both, they give you two of everything (TCL, TRCD, TRP, TRAS, TRC etc) Are you supposed to set them BOTH to the preferred settings or just set one set?

(you guys catch my drift right?)
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phenom II has 2 memory controllers in one
so it can allow you to use 2 different timing on each color slots
just leave it on auto
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Originally Posted by redhat_ownage View Post
phenom II has 2 memory controllers in one
so it can allow you to use 2 different timing on each color slots
just leave it on auto
So how am I gonna set the timings?
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o i forgot this was an assus
your ram in the blue slots DCT0
black slots DCT1
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Originally Posted by redhat_ownage View Post
o i forgot this was an assus
your ram in the blue slots DCT0
black slots DCT1
So basically I have to set them both to have it applied on all four slots? (using 4x2 GB here)
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Cheers!
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