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2 matched pairs of dual channelled RAM with different timings


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tomdrayson

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Hi, I currently have 2x512MB RAM sticks with timings of 3-3-3-8 (dual-channel kit) in slots 1 and 3. Is it OK to have 2x512MB with timings of 4-4-4-15 (another dual-channel kit) in slots 2 and 4, or will it cause problems?

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Edited by tomdrayson, 22 January 2007 - 12:19 PM.

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I don't think memory timings are an issue in this context, tom.
Provided each pair of sticks meets the criteria outlined here:
http://www.pctechgui...channel_DDR.htm

The worst that could happen anyway is that the system would default to regular single-channel operation, which of course would affect performance.

Edited by pip22, 22 January 2007 - 12:54 PM.

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