My point is simply that if we want to properly test single channel vs dual channel, we should hold all other variables constant. Dual-channel does increase the memory bandwidth though so to some extent that benchmarks are still relevant to the DDR3-1333 vs DDR3-1600 discussion. While 8 GB is more than enough, you are supposed to keep as many variables the same when benchmarking. I might be compelled to do a further study if I feel like doing so. Use dual channel if you can.
This is a test of 8GB of single channel vs 16GB of dual channel. However, I probably have proven that in most? Well RAM speed is a different test to amount of sticks. I may test the 2x8GB in single channel vs 2x8GB in dual channel in a future post. It's an interesting metric, but it's hardly a useful real world benchmark that will effectively let someone know what level of performance increase to expect from their next upgrade. Something like the "Resident Evil 5 benchmark" just Google it where the game plays through the exact same scenes the exact same way each time is better.
The front side bus controls the speed of which the memory is accessed. Started by bencolligan Jul 7, 2018 Replies: To my knowledge, RAM performance isn't affected by usage as long as you're not swapping. OP said that the amount of RAM wasn't a bottleneck. Proffitt Forum moderator February 20, 2007 2: Memory 1 Feb 3, 2019 J Blinitializelibrary failed 0xc00000bb and Dual channel memory running on single channel Memory 1 Jan 26, 2019 M Does the dual-channel RAM memory performs better than the single while gaming?
Especially if you use the integrated graphics card. Isn't it a very good card for someone who doesnt want each and every eye candy up but just wants nice textures and med-high presets? Also be kind enough to check the class of the RAM supported by the motherboard. Can I mix a 512 mb memory with a 1 gb memory in a dual chan? Oct 31, 2014 2 0 4,510 0. Not all laptops have dual channel so check yours before you get pairs.
Blinitializelibrary failed 0xc00000bb and Dual channel memory running on single channel. You might find benchmarks on www. What's the difference between these two: For laptops the rule of thumbs always are:
This is a test of 8GB of single channel vs 16GB of dual channel. To me, this is a rather obvious suggestion. I'm sorry but I must have phrased my answer above wrongly, I do apologise for the misunderstanding. It's not a 'glaring problem'. Search Everywhere Threads This forum This thread.
Perhaps you can shine some light on this? PSU tier list 2. Which is bestram for Macbook Pro? The only downside is it may not work and certainly the dual channel speed vanishes. New posts Trending Search forums. What I have heard, so are single-channel faster than the dual-channel.
I searched around and couldn't find many proper benchmarks. All other specs being equal , the 2x 8 can be ran in dual channel mode, which most motherboards support, for a slight increase in performance. Depends on how many slots you have on the motherboard. Get it to test and get it to play. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Pick, Assemble and Install:
Dual channel will double this output since it will use its resources simultaneoulsy, but when you're fsb is only 667 mhz, the advantage is lost. Some times two separate kits or modules can have a problem working in the same computer together. Check out the New Community Trophy Contest here! Take the 1gb stick if you have the choice, this will make it easier and cheaper to upgrade to 2 gb in the future.
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Wish I had some spare cash to test modern hardware. PSU tier list 2. For all else, take the 1 stick of 1 gb. Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date J Is the performance difference between dual and single channel memory noticable in 4K gaming? Only the video was converted and the audio was not muxed in.
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Not all laptops have dual channel so check yours before you get pairs. Oct 31, 2014 2 0 4,510 0. To my knowledge, RAM performance isn't affected by usage as long as you're not swapping. Advertisements or commercial links. One "advantage" you have left out, is it does actually look better and more balanced in my eyes to have 2 RAM slots populated vs.
Hardware specs are rarely useful metrics of real world performance, but in ANY case the single vs dual channel battle has been done a thousand times before and the results have always been the same. So If anything happens I hope not will i have to ship it to Taiwan at my own expense? Because you are comparing 16GB vs 8GB. If you can utilize that increase depends on what you do of course.
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All has been answered here. And memory is fairly cheap now. Check out the New Community Trophy Contest here!