Ddr 400 or ddr 533

June 17, 2009 at 18:15:04
Specs: Windows XP
I HAVE AMD 64 VENICE 3000+ @ TO 3800 SPEEDS (2.4), 1 GIGA CORSAIR XMS DDR 400 WITH 2-2-2-5 TIMINGS, THE QUESTION IS? IS BETTER TO HAVE THE MEMORY IN LOW LATENCY (STOCK) OR OVERCLOCK IT TO (533mhz) 2.5-4-4-7,( IT WORKS IN THIS SPEED, FULLY TESTED), WHICH IS BETTER FOR GAMING PERFORMANCE

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#1
June 17, 2009 at 20:20:29
TURN OFF THE CAPS LOCK!!!!

You need to be more specific about your hardware. DDR533 RAM? That's a rarity...did you mean DDR2-533? What make/model motherboard? Which CPU socket type? And since this is a gaming machine, the video card is extremely important...what have you got?


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#2
June 18, 2009 at 13:57:47
ram is corsair xms ddr 400 1gb, motherboard asus a8v deluxe agp8, videocard is ati radeon hd 2600xt 512mb.I want to know if it is better to have the ram with low 2-2-2-5 latency or overclock it to 533 mhz with 3-4-4-8 latency, wich ram setting is better for gaming?

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#3
June 18, 2009 at 15:07:55
ULTRAGAMER.... is the AMD 64 Venice 3000+ a socket 754 or socket 939...also does your board support a dual core processor or just single core....also you might want to shop around for another 1 gig stick of ram.......


hope this helps !


also what type of games willl you be playing so that way we know what type of card your pc requires and we also need a budget suggestion

Intel Core 2 Quad Processor Q6600

3 Gigs Ram

Windows Vista Home Premium

640 Gig HD

Quad Core All The Way !!

If It Isn't Broken Don't Fix It. !!!!


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#4
June 18, 2009 at 15:10:50
ULTRAGAMER......since we are on the post of your pc what type of psu do you have in the pc...please write down all specs and post them


hope this helps !

Intel Core 2 Quad Processor Q6600

3 Gigs Ram

Windows Vista Home Premium

640 Gig HD

Quad Core All The Way !!

If It Isn't Broken Don't Fix It. !!!!


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#5
June 18, 2009 at 15:25:45
hello mi psu is 550 watts i think is a good one, 3000+ 1.8ghz venice socket 939 oced to 2.4ghz(3800+ speed), with the hd radeon 2600xt it runs recent games pretty well, in mid settings.Do you think that is better to set the ram at stock low latency ddr 400 2-2-2-5 or overclock it to ddr 533 3-4-4-7?
thank you.

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