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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-31-2020, 06:19 PM - Thread Starter
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How do AMD memory channels work?

I am looking at a new build and some boards show quad channel memory and some show dual. The CPUs all have dual channel in specs. Normally I would just buy whatever seems like what I need but the kids say that CPU performance is memory throughput dependent. Is there a resource I can read up on or does someone want to enlighten me? 3rd gen Ryzen and Asus board if it matters.



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X399 boards uses quad X570 boards uses dual simple as that

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Thank you. I hadn't looked at a TR and I was confused.



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