What is the point of high RAM mhz? Tags: Corsair Performance RAM Memory Last response: January 17, 2013 5:59 PM in Memory Share mdjaradat January 17, 2013 2:23:42 PM I thought every cycle the ram goes through is just it refreshing its memory so it doesn't lose it. So how could it effect overall system performance by it refreshing its memory at a faster frequency? More about : point high ram mhz chesteracorgi a b } Memory January 17, 2013 5:59:29 PM It improves performance incrementally: while almost every other component can give great performance boosts, speedier RAM willo give a small increase by the higher frequency. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Asus P755D-E Mobo and 16GB XMP 1333 Mhz Ram not working correctly...why Forum HELP!!! Confused about Ram...point me in right direction? Forum e6320 @ 3570 mhz , 1:1 ratio w RAM , what 's the Dream backdown? Forum OC Ram to 1600 mhz Forum OEM computer with 2133 mhz ram ? Forum BIOS Dell XPS 435MT wll not support 1333 MHZ RAM Forum Athlon II X3 455 @ 3975 mhz - any point trying to unlock 4th core? Forum What 's the point of overclocking graphics cards? Forum Ram speed vs CPU mhz increase? Forum How high RAM Mhz can my Socket 1156 system use before it's OC? Forum New ram still @ 400 mhz ? Forum Bundle setup for oc'ing w/ i72600k and ~2000 Mhz RAM Forum What 's the point of Tri-SLI? too much $$$ out the window! Forum 2 Sticks or 1 Forum Core i5 3570k + gigabyte radeon 7950...what mob should i go for ?? Forum Asrock Mobo / RAM problem Forum What is the difference ??? Forum Ram won't run at full speed Forum What different between motherboards ? Forum Is my Ram and and CPU going to work in this build? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !