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 Why does my computer require ecc ram? - Forum Does it matter which DVD writer I choose? - Forum Socket 1155 ECC Consumer Motherboard? (willing to mod bios) - Forum Does miniDV/DVCAM tape really matter ? - Forum Upgrading ram Does it matter if the Mhz is higher than stock?? - 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: Forum8GB DDR3 SDRAM NON- ECC ForumNvidia 210 and ECC memory? ForumAbit KG-7 RAID & ECC Memory ForumSOLVED: Older MB upgrade questions including ECC not for these MBs?? ForumMust use ECC . What Intel chipset follows 975X? ForumI HAVE QUESTION ABOUT ECC PLEASE ForumWindows Vista a reason to buy ECC memory? ForumECC ? ForumECC or Not ECC that is the question? ForumEEC vs. ECC ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 ForumCrucial PC2100 ECC C2.5 Forumdoes using 2 mem slots cause instablity problems ForumECC? Forumwhat does burning in do? More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !