Question: FSB and DDR memory

Discussion in 'Computer Information' started by Mark, Nov 3, 2003.

  1. Mark

    Mark Guest

    I've installed an AMD 2500+ 333FSB Barton CPU into my MSI KT4V mobo.

    My Ram is only DDR266.

    Can I run my CPU at a lower FSB until I upgrade my memory? Will there be any
    harm in this? What should I run my CPU at?
     
    Mark, Nov 3, 2003
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  2. Mark

    Night_Seer Guest

    It will be ok, you'll just have a lower FSB speed is all.
     
    Night_Seer, Nov 3, 2003
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  3. Mark

    Mark Guest

    Thanks. I suppose that we lower the overall performance of the CPU as well?
    I noticed that XP reports it as a 2200+
     
    Mark, Nov 3, 2003
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