registered and unbuffred - what's the diff? Tags: Memory RAM Last response: August 23, 2001 4:49 AM in Memory Share Anonymous a b } Memory July 29, 2001 6:25:13 PM what's the difference between registered and unbuffered ram? i noticed that registered is a couple bucks more expensive, but almost the same. More about : registered unbuffred diff Arrow July 29, 2001 6:38:20 PM The FAQs at crucial.com and mushkin.com should enrich your understanding. Rob Please visit <b><A HREF="http://www.ncix.com/canada/index.cfm?affiliateid=319048" target="_new">http://www.ncix.com/canada/index.cfm?affiliateid=319048...;/A></b> Philisoft August 21, 2001 8:56:59 AM I'm glad this question was raised, I had it in my head while looking over crucial's ram prices and saw the two variations listed. The answers are in ther faq. Here's a link to the difference between the two: http://support.crucial.com/scripts/crucial.exe/solution... And here's a link to which is faster (unbuffered): http://support.crucial.com/scripts/crucial.exe/solution... Also be careful, because they are apparently not interchangeable. I think unbuffered is the standard so that's what I'm getting. -Phil Crosby http://www.philisoft.com http://www.graphics-design.com Related resources what is an ECC/BUFFERED/REGISTERED RAM - Forum 8 gigs or ram registered but his server only allows 1 gig. Whats wrong? - Forum Whats the diff. between msi n760 tf 2GBD5 vs msi n760 OC? - Forum Is the Samsung 840 SSD worth it? Also what's the diff compared to Pro? - Forum What's the diff? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer igottaknife August 22, 2001 5:53:48 PM And the FAQ's in this forum show you how to leave a working <A HREF="http://forumz.tomshardware.com/modules.php?name=Forums&..." target="_new">link</A>. :tongue: To <b>HELL</b> with your damned cookie.... ptooo!! Change the signature of the week Philisoft August 23, 2001 4:49:10 AM bah =P no time for such things. -Phil Crosby http://www.philisoft.com http://www.graphics-design.com Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat's the diff? 680 or 4000 Forum SolvedGskill Memory - timings, What's the diff 7-7-7-21 vs. 9-9-9-24 Forum SolvedSata 3 or Sata 6, What's the diff? Does it matter? Wait? Forum I have tried as suggested with Control panel/Administrative Tools/ Services I recieve the message Class not registered WHAT DO Forum Registering Windows w/ diff. name Forum tell me what is diff bet apu quad core a8 and intel i3 3rd gen Forum Creative Sound Blaster! What is the diff between m/b sound Forum SolvedPC registering lower CPU clockspeed than what it should Forum What is all these diff.cards & how do/where 2 look to find out if i have the Forum Processor comparison What's the big diff? Forum Now really now guys....What's the deal with ECC/Registered Memory? Forum What is the diff in mb/s or rpm Forum What's the diff? Forum What to look out for when picking a GPU from diff makers? Forum What is 'Registered JIT Debugger is not available'? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !