RAM upgrade -- is something wrong?

By tussin33
Nov 5, 2011
Post New Reply
  1. hey guys i recently just bought a 2GB stick of ram because the price was right. Im at 8 GB now and its not the same brand and etc as the other 3 that came with the PC i hear that this can cause issues and make it slower then before... soo i took a pic using CPU-z to compare the frequency's . The one on the left is with the new Chip, the one on the right is without.. as you can see there are 2 Numbers that are different, is this a cause for concern? or should everything work smoothly?

  2. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TechSpot Paladin Posts: 8,220   +2,257

    The numbers are hard to see, even when zooming in on the image.

    I couldn't tell which value was different.
  3. tussin33

    tussin33 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    sorry about that, photobucket sucks like that.

    the new RAM's Command rate 2 T compared to my other 3's 1T

    also the bank cycle time (tRC) is 34 clocks while the other 3's are at 33 clocks.

Similar Topics

Add New Comment

TechSpot Members
Login or sign up for free,
it takes about 30 seconds.
You may also...

Get complete access to the TechSpot community. Join thousands of technology enthusiasts that contribute and share knowledge in our forum. Get a private inbox, upload your own photo gallery and more.