Solved Is 1x8gb ram better than 2x4gb ram? Tags: Memory RAM Last response: October 21, 2012 12:59 PM in Memory Share acemanph October 21, 2012 12:33:50 PM hi, just want to ask if : Is 1x8gb ram better/faster than using 2x4gb ram? assuming both are same brand and class/speed. If it is better, then in what way aside from the obvious of using only one slot. Thanks. More about : 1x8gb ram 2x4gb ram Best solution GhislainG a c 78 } Memory October 21, 2012 12:59:47 PM Share 2 modules running in dual channel mode will be faster. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources 2x4GB vs 1x8GB ? Forum 1x8GB versus 2x4GB Forum 1x8GB versus 2x4GB Forum Is 2x4gb of RAM faster than a single 8gb module Forum What are the main differences between these 2 RAMs & which is better ?? Forum Are two sticks of different sized ram compatible with each other? Forum Help deciding between these ram . Forum Cpu,mobo, ram ,psu-a new system suggestion Forum 2x4GB or 4x2GB RAM Forum 8gb ram Forum CPU+Mobo+ RAM $250 Forum For 8GB RAM is there a significant difference between 2x4GB and 4x2GB? Forum Non dual channel kit 2x4GB of RAM in Dual Channel Forum 2x4gb or 4x2gb?? ++ Does RAM SPEED matter? Forum Which is better , Corsair Dominator? Or Vengeance? Also, 2X4GB or 4x2GB Forum Can i add 2x8GB ram to a dual channel motherboard with 2x4Gb ? Forum Should I get this ram ? Forum Help updating BIOS Forum Which is better? Forum Which motherboard looks better? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !