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2 years ago#1
So I was looking at the wiki for this and it says the DDR3 only supports a max speed of 2133. Now I know this is false as I seen as high as 2866. So DDR4 supports high speeds and lower voltage which is nice but what does this mean for gamers? Do this really mean a huge improvement or not?
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2 years ago#2
No, just like DDR3 wasn't a huge improvement, or DDR2 before it.
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2 years ago#3
Intel CPU's won't register anything over 2133 MHz I think. Some limit like that.
AMD has a higher limit because they depend a lot more on APU's.
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2 years ago#4
what this means for gamers is that you will be able to realize that you just died .01 secs faster
2 years ago#5
urtv posted...
what this means for gamers is that you will be able to realize that you just died .01 secs faster


lol right. I was thinking that
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2 years ago#6
PraetorXyn posted...
Intel CPU's won't register anything over 2133 MHz I think. Some limit like that.
AMD has a higher limit because they depend a lot more on APU's.


Nope.
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2 years ago#7
It won't mean significant difference until Skylake.
2 years ago#8
PC programs and especially games are produced to use much ram not to use fast ram so it won't help much.
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