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December 25, 2012 10:18:53 AM

yes 99% people will just put 1600 ram :)  if you put 18xx ram or above, the cpu will just bring down your frequency to 1600...
December 25, 2012 10:21:44 AM

Then what's the point of high speed RAM?
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December 25, 2012 10:22:38 AM

AMD Radeon said:
yes 99% people will just put 1600 ram :)  if you put 18xx ram or above, the cpu will just bring down your frequency to 1600...

Ever heard of XMP profiles?
December 25, 2012 10:23:20 AM

CookieBook said:
Then what's the point of high speed RAM?

It helps with CPU intensive workloads such as video rendering.
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