Which speed of Ram should I get ?

By wiscountryboy
Mar 5, 2005
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. hey guys i need a opinoin/fact thrown my way....i have a single 512mb stick of ultra ram (Ultra is the brand) it has the cappicity to run at ddr 400 but dont want to overclock my mobo so it runs at ddr 333......so i am looking to get another 512 stick of ram but should i get another ddr 400 stick and spend the extra or get a stick of ddr333 and save a little$$????
  2. luvhuffer

    luvhuffer TechSpot Paladin Posts: 637

    You should try to match what you have to make sure they will work together. Even if they do work with the different speeds together, the 400MHz stick will only run at 333MHz so if you upgrade the 333 will hold the 400 back.
  3. wiscountryboy

    wiscountryboy Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 128

Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.


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.