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Can RAM bottleneck a PC?

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February 11, 2013 12:18:40 PM

Can a PC be bottlenecked because of RAM frequency? If a PC has lets say one module of 4gb that runs on 1333mhz and a high end processor, will there be a bottleneck?

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February 11, 2013 12:28:44 PM

well you wont be taking full advantage of your processor as they have either dual channel memory controllers or quad channel controllers
February 11, 2013 12:29:28 PM

nice double post :) 
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February 11, 2013 12:32:05 PM

read this,

most software is not affected much by RAM speed but, but some applications are verry memory hungry and slow memmory will slow you down.
February 11, 2013 12:37:49 PM

alvine said:
nice double post :) 

I don't remember posting a thread that has anything to do with the one i just opened :D 
February 11, 2013 12:45:26 PM

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February 11, 2013 1:00:06 PM

sorry I opened your post twice its still early xD