> Heh, this is actually a fun thread first thing in the morning.
Tell me about it, I've been researching this for five hours. :-)
> what I have read you are looking at a 3-4% difference in performance,
> only you can decide if the cost justifies the boost.
For that insignificant amount of gain, no, I wouldn't say it's worth it.
> Then again, your
> Mobo might not even use this setting, some appear to be futzing with the
> timings to get dual channel stable on a wider variety of 400 mhz parts.
Good point, I wondered the same thing. I really have to say it's guess-work
whether my motherboard will run at 2-2-2-6-1. I may spend the fortune on
the fast RAM and find out it doesn't run, then end up losing 15% in
restocking fees if I decide to return it.
> Take with as many grains of salt as deemed neccessary...
~ Adrian ~
"A lie gets halfway around the world before
the truth has a chance to get its pants on."
Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965)