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    Arrow Calling Clunk!

    Having read some of your overclocking guide I wondered what RAM you would recommend for this system?



    Would PC6400 be sufficient or would PC8500 be a better choice if a 1:1 cpu/ram ratio was the ideal?

    Would PC8500 run ok in a current 800fsb mother boards?

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    Is'nt the Opteron socket 940 DDR and not DDR2 RAM ?
    Hark the children of the Resolution !!

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    CPU-Z doesn't recognise the CPU correctly. It is a prototype of the Agena (look at the core number, socket type etc)

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    Ahh, very interesting !! Be nice to know how that performs !!
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    AM2 & C2D don't perform similarly re. RAM/performance so Agena probably won't either?

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    No idea sorry
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    With the bus speed showing as 320MHz, I think even PC6400 would be overkill.....

    That's PC5300 speed.
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    Isn't DDR2 RAM speed four times the FSB speed? 1281.2MHz in this case?

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    No, its double.
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    woooohooo.. isnt all this Agena stuff supposed to be NDA?

    If you could hint on how well it bench at 3Ghz, that'll let us know abit on how well it'll get along with say Penryn..
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    Even with PC26400 you've still got plenty of headroom for further overclock, get some Crucial stuff and that should allow you to clock past PC26400 speeds.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Colossous View Post
    Is'nt the Opteron socket 940 DDR and not DDR2 RAM ?
    socket am2 is ddr2 only. 940 is a different socket. they both use same pins but different names.

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