does ECC matter. Tags: Memory Performance RDRAM Last response: July 12, 2002 4:04 PM in Memory Share No1kung1 July 10, 2002 1:40:26 PM Does ECC on rdram even matter. Does it increase performance, stability, etc. The more you run over a cat, the flatter it gets. More about : ecc matter lhgpoobaa July 11, 2002 1:48:30 AM ECC is really only used for servers and other critical applications. For average users it does nothing and its slower than normal ram, not to mention rediculously expensive. Proud owner of the <b>Beige Beast</b> flamethrower205 July 11, 2002 2:51:16 AM Expensive, yes, and it reduces performance by 3%. My frog asked me for a straw...dunno what happened his ass all over the place Related resources Does It Matter What Mobo I have For Any GPU - Forum Does it matter what ram i get according to the cpu? - Forum What CPU for 2K gaming? Does it really matter? - Forum Does the Manufacturer Matter? - Forum does it matter from where? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Arrow July 11, 2002 2:57:21 AM I suggest you take a look at the FAQs at <A HREF="http://www.crucial.com" target="_new">http://www.crucial.com</A>. I realize you're looking at RDRAM, but there's still some good info there. Rob Please visit <b><A HREF="http://www.ncix.com/canada/about.php?affiliateid=319048" target="_new">http://www.ncix.com/canada/about.php?affiliateid=319048...;/A></b> No1kung1 July 12, 2002 4:04:23 PM thanks alot. No matter how hard you don't want them to, Things eventually change. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDoes brand matter? Forum SolvedDoes it matter which way the cables plug into a modular PSU? Forum Solved20" 1080 vs 50"1080 = Does Graphics Card Matter? Forum SolvedDoes ms really matter in single digits? Forum SolvedBattery Replacement, Does higher voltage matter? Forum SolvedWhich Build would offer the better performance? (How much does CPU really matter over the GPU? ) Forum SolvedWhy does a good PSU matter? Forum SolvedDoes it matter how many cores a CPU has? Forum SolvedDoes it matter which way I plut in my Harddrive activity light and other "Case" cables into the motherboard? Forum SolvedDoes it matter what way around a radiator goes? Forum SolvedDoes the SATA slot really matter? Forum SolvedDoes weight really matter? Forum SolvedDoes Watts in a psu matter if you want to run a good video card? Forum Solveddoes a compatible ram matter Forum Solveddoes a monitor matter in gaming Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !