Closed RAM Stick Question Tags: Corsair RAM Memory Last response: August 13, 2012 6:44 AM in Memory Share MrGone August 12, 2012 3:51:11 AM Pretty simple question, is it better to buy one 8 gig stick or two 4 gig sticks, and why? More about : ram stick question Best solution abekl a b } Memory August 12, 2012 4:42:37 AM two 4 gb sticks. Because you'll then be running in dual channel mode, which is faster than the 1 stick single channel mode. Share Anonymous a b } Memory August 12, 2012 4:48:59 AM two for dual channel because: Score 0 Related resources Ram Stick Size Question - Forum AMD FX 9370 and Single Stick ram Physics question - Forum Question regarding "bad" ram stick - Forum Motherboard Overclocking and RAM Stick Questions - Forum RAM Question (Dual Channel, without 3 RAM sticks?) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer DJDeCiBeL a b } Memory August 12, 2012 5:10:19 AM Anonymous said:two for dual channel because: But yes, another "Yes" for two. Score 0 MrGone August 12, 2012 5:04:54 PM Alright! I always knew having multiple RAM sticks was better, but never why. Thanks! Score 0 MrGone August 12, 2012 5:05:19 PM Best answer selected by MrGone. Score 0 nikorr a c 146 } Memory August 13, 2012 6:44:54 AM This topic has been closed by Nikorr Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedA Question about ram sticks Forum Server RAM. Proliant ML350 with one cpu. Adding x4 4GB sticks Question. 2 sticks in bank w/o cpu. Forum Solved4 RAM testing sticks prompts error but when testing 1 stick the error does not arise using MemTest86+ v4.20] Forum SolvedRunning a Ram stick in din B1 Forum SolvedRAM Stick for ASUS Am1m-a Mobo Forum SolvedWhy is My PC only reading half of my 4Gb ram stick? Forum SolvedOne stick of RAM died. Do I have to replace the whole kit? Forum Solved4x2 vs 8x1 ram stick Forum SolvedIf i have a 4GB stick of ram in my computer... Forum Solved[SOLVED] Computer won't boot! Tried everything. Wont boot with >1 RAM stick. Forum SolvedAdded second stick of RAM, different company, speed doesn't match what it should. Forum SolvedCan I put a 4 GB RAM stick in dual-channel with a 8 GB RAM stick? Forum SolvedShould I use one 8 GB stick of RAM or 2x4GB? Forum Solved16gb/32gb RAM stick? Forum SolvedCan a 800MHz PC2-6400 ram stick work Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !