Solved Is there any difference in performance between these? Tags: Memory Performance DDR3 Last response: June 7, 2011 1:49 AM in Memory Share Dan2013 May 30, 2011 10:57:50 PM Is there any difference in performance between 8GB (4x2GB) of DDR3 and 8GB (2x4Gb) of DDR3? Thanks in advance. More about : difference performance jsc a b } Memory May 30, 2011 11:08:33 PM Maybe. Some motherboards seem to like 2 sticks better than 4 sticks. m 0 l Best solution Leaps-from-Shadows a b } Memory May 31, 2011 1:29:12 AM Difference in actual performance? No. I recommend the 2x4GB config simply because it offers more expandability in the future. Also, the less slots you have populated, the less power your system will use. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Dan2013 June 7, 2011 1:49:47 AM Best answer selected by Dan2013. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPerformance difference between 2nd gen and 4th gen Core i5 Forum SolvedPerformance difference between 750ti FTW and 750 FTW? Forum SolvedIs there a difference in performance between ATX & mATX Motherboards, or is it just more expandability Forum Solvedwhat is the difference between GTX 770m and GTX 870m in gaming performance. Forum SolvedDifference between Classified 780 & 780TI [Hardware not performance] Forum Solvedperformance difference between a non intel k CPU and a k CPU? Forum SolvedHow big is the performance difference between PCI-E 3.0 and 2.0? Forum SolvedIs/Are there ANY performance benefits/difference between win8/8.1 and a win 7? Forum SolvedHow big is the performance difference between these two processor Forum Solvedperformance difference between 4gb and 8gb Forum SolvedIs there a performance difference between mechanical and membrane keyboards? Input lag etc Forum SolvedPerformance difference between i7 and i5 CPU's Forum Solveddifference performance wise between these two laptops Forum SolvedHow big is the performance difference between the ati radeon HD 7850 and the GTX 460 Forum SolvedWill there be a major performance difference between these two laptops? Forum SolvedCan I notice the performance difference between 2x4GB 1600 sticks and 4x4GB 1600 sticks? Forum Solvedis there a big difference of the performance between gtx 660ti and the gtx 670? Forum Solveddifference in performance between pcie 16x and 8x Forum Solvedany performance difference between these coolers? Forum SolvedWhat The difference in performance between ga-p61a-d3 and asrock z77 pro3 ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !