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Old 04-18-2012, 06:30 AM
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Hi I have the same question I have corsair pc3 12800 1600MHz 4x4GB 4x4 installed in the bios its running at 1337.68 would I get any benifit by turning on x.m.p. and running the memory at 1600MHZ would you recommend this?I appreciate your help Thxs

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Hi I have the same question I have corsair pc3 12800 1600MHz 4x4GB 4x4 installed in the bios its running at 1337.68 would I get any benifit by turning on x.m.p. and running the memory at 1600MHZ would you recommend this?I appreciate your help Thxs
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Absolutly, why would you want to loose out on the extra bandwidth and performance boost that goes along with it?

After all you bought 1600mhz RAM, might as well use it.

Like buying a good muscle car but drive it second gear all the time!

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Ok thanks so there will be a noticeable difference in preformance between 1337 and 1600MHz
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It wont be a huge difference. But you should notice things a bit snappier.:)
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