1x 4GB DDR3 ram or 2x 2GB DDR3 ram Tags: Memory DDR3 RAM Last response: January 23, 2013 1:44 PM in Memory Share Sathid January 20, 2013 5:42:47 AM Hi all, I know this is kind of a noob question but here goes lol. I'm about to do my first custom build and I am wondering if I would be better off going with 1x 4GB DDR3 ram or 2x 2GB DDR3 ram? or is there no difference? More about : 4gb ddr3 ram 2gb ddr3 ram unksol a b } Memory January 20, 2013 6:32:05 AM DDR is designed to be used in pairs and should be when possible. Otherwise you lose bandwidth. That being said 2x4GB is dirt cheap m 0 l Sathid January 20, 2013 7:01:27 AM unksol, Thank you kindly for the info it is appreciated. m 0 l Related resources Can 1x 4gb plus 2x 2gb ram run in dual channel mode? - Forum 2x 2GB Ram or 1x 4GB of Ram - Forum Selling 1x Kingston HyperX DDR3 2GB 1800mhz RAM - Forum Asus P5G41T-M LX3 can run in x1 2gb ddr3 RAM and x1 4gb ddr3 RAM - Forum 2 2gb ddr3 ram vs 1 4gb ddr3 ram - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Lazar_99 January 20, 2013 4:25:37 PM 2x2gb is faster m 0 l wannabepro January 20, 2013 4:29:16 PM I am going to go against the grain and suggest the 1x4. That way you can upgrade later. It shouldn't be noticeably slower. m 0 l Sathid January 23, 2013 1:44:00 PM Thanks all m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources 4Gb of DDR3 ram, only 2Gb is Usable Forum SolvedKingston Hyper x DDR3 4gb blu red ram dual channel doubt. Forum SolvedGskill 4gb DDR3 1333 mhz RAM question Forum Solvedtengo una memoria RAM Crucial Ballistix Sport 4GB DDR3 Individual 1600 MT / s, no se que placa madre es compatible con ella Forum SolvedCorsair Vengenance 4GB 1600Mhz DDR3 ram wont work in Biostar H55 HD Forum Solveddoes hd 7770 graphic card run on intel pentium g630 2.70 ghz with 2gb ddr3 ram Forum SolvedKingston 4GB DDR3 RAM KVR13N9S8/4 problems with my Windows 8.1 64-bit OS Forum SolvedCould i play Minecraft with Shaders on AMD A10-5745M 2.1-2.9 gHz + AMD HD8670M 2GB DDR3 + 8GB Ram + 15,6 Inc ? Forum SolvedIs DDR3 4GB 1333MHZ ram compatible with FSB Speed 1066MHZ processor(Core2Duo E7400) ? Forum SolvedHow to upgrade my laptop memory RAM-memory: 2Gb Single-channel DDR3 @ 665MHz (9-9-9-24) Forum SolvedCompatibility Of Corsair DDR3 4GB Desktop RAM (CMZ4GX3M1A11600C9) Forum Solvedvga geforce gtx 650 gigabyte ram 4GB ddr3 compatible motherboard gigabyte Forum SolvedI can only see the sky, menu and interface in Battlefield 4 Having 4gb ddr3 ram 2 gb intel hd graphic 4000 intel core i3 3rd Forum SolvedLooking to Buy a 4GB DDR3 Ram Forum SolvedOne question. I have two ports for RAM on my laptop.I have a 4GB DDR3 RAM. Want to buy a 8GB RAM now and still keep my 4GB R Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !