To sync or not to sync Tags: Memory Last response: April 3, 2003 1:20 AM in Memory Share jwhytsel April 2, 2003 4:17:38 AM I have a 333FSB Barton, and PC2700 (333mhz). Am I best off here running in sync, or should I step up to the DDR400? Thanks in advance for any advice. A7N8X Deluxe Barton 2500 1 gig PC2700 (generic. yeah I know, but it was very cheap.) ATI 9500 On Board sound Ignorance is bliss, and i'm a happy guy! More about : sync sync Red3 April 2, 2003 5:34:46 AM SYNC - with Dual Channel and you'll outperform PC3200/DDR400 Ram. DDR400 has no relevant performance increase when run Async on a 166 FSB. In fact in many tests on Tom's hardware it's worse than Synched dual channel PC2700 RAM. Red-3 Standing by... LumberJack April 2, 2003 6:35:28 PM Agreed... run in synch whenever possible... I say overclock your cpu to match your ram Now THAT would be sweet To err is human... to really screw things up you need a computer! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer LtBlue14 April 3, 2003 1:20:06 AM <A HREF="http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/memory/display/ddr400...." target="_new">http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/memory/display/ddr400....;/A> <A HREF="http://www.tweaktown.com/document.php?dType=guide&dId=1..." target="_new">WinXP tweak guide</A> <A HREF="http://www.tweaktown.com/document.php?dType=guide&dId=1..." target="_new">WinXP tweak guide 2</A> Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAudio out of sync with video ... sometimes Forum SolvedG-Sync with only one displayport, two monitors Forum SolvedG-Sync Setup in Windows 7 Professional 64bit Forum SolvedIf I want better anti aliasing and v-sync, do I focus on core clock or memory clock? Forum SolvedScreen interference ? - GSync & Non G sync Forum SolvedRAM & NB Speed Sync? Forum SolvedRaid Primary disk out of sync Forum SolvedIntel 320 SSD with Ford Sync audio system question. Forum Solvedmurderer game v sync problem Forum SolvedGPU for Asus G-Sync ROG SWIFT Forum SolvedHow to Backup/Sync Saved Games Forum SolvedSync with folders? Interesting if possible :D Forum SolvedEVGA 06G-P4-3787-KR G-SYNC Support GeForce GTX 780 6GB in Sli Forum SolvedThe New Asus RoG Swift PG278Q (G-Sync) Forum Solvedgsync or not to g sync Forum Solvedhas anyone tried g-sync with amd Forum SolvedOk G Sync Monitor Question (specically BenQ) Forum SolvedScreen tearing with V-sync on Forum SolvedDoes V-Sync make a difference? Forum SolvedSync Skype contacts with Microsoft account Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !