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Overclocking affects only a certain bus on memory

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Last response: in Overclocking
July 30, 2011 1:34:45 PM

I've been meaning to overclock my CPU to get better performance, but I understand that increasing the FSB also increases timing for the RAM (and maybe the GPU?)

My motherboard has 4 RAM slots but was designed to have only 2 slots (dual channel) be affected by overclocking, so I'm wondering if the other 2 sticks will not be affected by the FSB and therefore cause errors when overclocking because of the different speeds, could someone confirm my suspicions?

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July 30, 2011 3:23:38 PM

Not timings.....clockspeed....all RAM installed will be effected by an increase to the has 2 channel of dual channel hence...4 memory banks