running ram in Dual DDr question

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by pr00fX, May 15, 2003.

  1. pr00fX

    pr00fX Guest

    sorry for all the questions lately but i wanted to know which would be faster to run...
    1 512mb pc3200 ram

    or

    2 256mb pc3200 ram in dual channel ddr mode.
     
  2. Taurus

    Taurus hardware monkey

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    - if you have an nforce2 or i875p chipset, then the 2x256mb configuration would be better.
    - if you don't have either of those chipsets, then get whichever set is cheaper. :)
     
  3. pr00fX

    pr00fX Guest

    I am getting the i875p. Thanks for the info.