I have recently put together a pny 9800gtx+ sli setup in my computer. I have a 750watt corsair PSU, Nvidia p5ne-sli 650i MB, 4gb ddr2 800, Q6600 @ 2.75ghz, 7200rpm sata 3g/s HD... my question is will my cpu or other components possibly hold back the power of my sli setup? For example would anybody recommend OC'ing my cpu to like 3.2ghz? Ty
Cool thanks guys. What about memory? I'm not at my computer right now but when I run cpu-z it always says my 2 sticks are running at like 333mhz and around 500mhz when they are rated at 800 (ddr2 800) maybe i'm not reading something right but is that normal?
Yeah, that is normal.
Remember that your RAM is DDR (Double Data Rate).
That means that it runs at twice the set frequency (transferring data at both the peak and the trough of the clock cycle).
In actuality, DDR2 800Mhz RAM is running at 400Mhz.