Closed Can RAM bottleneck a PC? Tags: Memory RAM Bottleneck Processors Last response: February 11, 2013 1:00 PM in Memory Share Lazar_99 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? More about : ram bottleneck alvine 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 Score 0 alvine February 11, 2013 12:29:28 PM nice double post Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution torbendalum February 11, 2013 12:32:05 PM read this, http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/memory-bandwidth-la... most software is not affected much by RAM speed but, but some applications are verry memory hungry and slow memmory will slow you down. Share Lazar_99 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 Score 0 Lazar_99 February 11, 2013 12:45:26 PM Best answer selected by Lazar_99. Score 0 alvine February 11, 2013 1:00:06 PM sorry I opened your post twice its still early xD Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !