memory V.S. fast cpu Tags: RAM CPUs Memory Mobile Computing Last response: October 4, 2003 12:51 AM in Mobile Computing Share abe October 3, 2003 2:20:35 AM should i go with a lot of memory (RAM), or a high speed cpu to make my pc super fast??? More about : memory fast cpu | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove psychofighter19 October 3, 2003 2:23:24 AM yea my e machine is slow but i have (i think) a lot of memory...... | Report abuse RaPTuRe October 3, 2003 6:45:42 AM To have a super fast machine, you should have a fast processor AND lots of memory. Memory will make a more tangible difference though, as notebook HDDs are the main source of slow-down. Computer 'speed' is increased as the increased memory takes the load off the Hard Drive. RaPTuRe Who's General Failure and why's he reading my disk? | Report abuse papasmurf October 3, 2003 10:27:10 PM a 1.3ghz centrino and a 1.6ghz centrino seem to perform similarly. Memory is the best way to get more performance. it's cheaper and better on power than a faster cpu. Join the TomsHardware IRC channel <A HREF="http://skulls.sytes.net/tom/ " target="_new">http://skulls.sytes.net/tom/ </A> | Report abuse blah October 4, 2003 12:51:32 AM yep ..this is very useful and helpful place for information... | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Mobile Computing>memory V.S. fast cpu> Related ressources: ForumCPU Memory Controller Speed / Ram 1600 1.65v vs 1866 1.5v ForumMemory speed vs cpu overclocking ForumDiscussion: Should We Deflate the fast Ram/ fast CPU Bubble? ForumIs my current computer fast ? ForumDual quad-Xeon configuration Vs . fast dual core configuration ForumHow much RAM, memory , hard drive, and how fast a processor do we need ForumFast build business 1100$$ ForumMy new PC isn't so fast ..Why?? ForumIntel Core i7-3770 vs . AMD FX-8350! AIO PC CPU . ForumLearning fast , but need a hand. ForumBest Laptop for $600 that Plays Minecraft and Fast ? ForumFast memory for A10-5800K ForumCPU vs GPU demonstration ForumCPU vs mobo Memory Controller ForumFast PC for data analysis ForumWill this RAM work with my Motion LE 1700? Forumshared memory ForumCTO memory? Forummemory allocation for laptop graphics ForumHow fast do I need? More resources !