Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


335 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 1


Topic # 12548 23-Mar-2007 10:40
Send private message

Is there such a thing as PC2700 DDR400 RAM? I thought PC2700 was only DDR333...

I apologise if I am clogging up the forum with my (probably) inane questions - I just need to make sure before spending my hard earned dosh!!




Your mother was a hamster and your father smelled of elderberries


Create new topic
651 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 96

Subscriber

  Reply # 64839 23-Mar-2007 13:56
Send private message


Basically, PC2700=DDR333 and PC3200=DDR400, the DDR rating I think refers to the speed in Mhz and the PC rating reflects the bandwidth this provides, eg 333x8=2664 bits/sec (round up to 2700), 400x8=3200 bits/sec. If your module is capable of running at DDR-400 then it stands to reason that it will be capable of running at lower timings. Generally it's only when you try to exceed the limits through overclocking that you run into trouble. So if a DDR-400 stick lists PC2100/PC2700/PC3200 as its capabilities then that is correct. If any of this isn't right then please jump in and correct me as I'm no big expert on this by any means... Try searching Wikipedia for some more answers.

Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central launches
Posted 10-Jul-2018 10:40


Spark completes first milestone in voice platform upgrade
Posted 10-Jul-2018 09:36


Microsoft ices heated developers
Posted 6-Jul-2018 20:16


PB Technologies charged for its extended warranties and warned for bait advertising
Posted 3-Jul-2018 15:45


Almost 20,000 people claim credits from Spark
Posted 29-Jun-2018 10:40


Cove sells NZ's first insurance policy via chatbot
Posted 25-Jun-2018 10:04


N4L helping TAKA Trust bridge the digital divide for Lower Hutt students
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:08


Winners Announced for 2018 CIO Awards
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:03


Logitech Rally sets new standard for USB-connected video conference cameras
Posted 18-Jun-2018 09:27


Russell Stanners steps down as Vodafone NZ CEO
Posted 12-Jun-2018 09:13


Intergen recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for New Zealand
Posted 12-Jun-2018 08:00


Finalists Announced For Microsoft NZ Partner Awards
Posted 6-Jun-2018 15:12


Vocus Group and Vodafone announce joint venture to accelerate fibre innovation
Posted 5-Jun-2018 10:52


Kogan.com to launch Kogan Mobile in New Zealand
Posted 4-Jun-2018 14:34


Enable doubles fibre broadband speeds for its most popular wholesale service in Christchurch
Posted 2-Jun-2018 20:07



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.