How To Ensure Your RAM Is Running At Its Rated Speed

Overclock3D recently posted a useful walk-through and video guide to determine and manually adjust your RAM speed, timings and frequency. Although I recall checking in the BIOS that my RAM was running at its rated speed, I did make a slight adjustment using the built in overclocking tool on my motherboard to squeeze a tiny bit more performance out of my RAM. Check out the video at the link and let us know how much, if at all, overclocking your RAM has noticeably increased performance on your rig.



(Graph using data from benchmarking games used in 2011)