I'm about to order some additional RAM for my AMD Phenom / Gigabyte based DAW. I currently have 4G of DDR3 PC3-8500F CL 7 in 2 sticks. I can order either 4G of PC3-10600 CL 9 or similar to what I have already for the same price from Crucial. Does it make any real difference which I go for?
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The standard advice is to match as closely as possible what is already installed.
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Mowens800 wrote:crucial website usually tells you what is more recommended and compatible. As long as they fit the motherboard and matched in pairs I didn't think it made too much difference.
I checked Crucial first, the site recommended both options I posted above.
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