just bought 512mb ram but confused re bios

  frankie 19:27 14 Oct 2004
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just bought 512mb ram but confused re bios,its showing as 333 but is 3200 400 ddr my motherboard does support this, bios says by spd,manual and high performance currently on manual,

  frankie 19:54 14 Oct 2004

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  The Spires 20:01 14 Oct 2004

You may be able to use only two slots to achieve 400 speed, have a look in your manual as regards memory.

  frankie 20:03 14 Oct 2004

says i can use all three installed it in one think its just a bios setting but dont want to change till sure is right cheers

  frankie 20:38 14 Oct 2004

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  igr 20:50 14 Oct 2004

What is your processor and its FSB speed? It looks to me that your FSB is determined by the processor at 333mhz. I don't think you can run the higher rated DDR at 400mhz unless your processor and motherboard are both running at 400mhz

  Hazzar 21:21 14 Oct 2004

Check your motherboard manual, you may have to alter jumpers to initiate upgrade.
What make is M.B?

  frankie 22:00 14 Oct 2004

have xp 2400 hazzie mb is k72ng g52-m6570g2-k01 thanks for response

  frankie 23:17 14 Oct 2004

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  Hazzar 16:56 16 Oct 2004

Not heard of that motherboard, but if it will support ddr ram then an AMD 2400 processor will run it o.k. Still think it is a jumper problem.
If the manual is not clear on which to alter then suggest a visit to your local p.c. dealer.
Best of luck.
Hazzie

  frankie 21:00 16 Oct 2004

cheers hazzar

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