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Old 10-07-2009, 08:38 AM   #16
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Well, you can (with the right BIOS options) overclock the RAM by changing the multiplier. But I doubt your Compaq has this capability. Take a look at the BIOS options, see if there is overclocking in there.

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going to check it out, not sure if I'll end up doing it, for an old system it works pretty flawlessly, if i can install the new processor and make it even faster for 50 bucks then i might just call it a win and leave it at that.
 
Old 10-07-2009, 03:24 PM   #17
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I don't think changing the processor will have any effect on the clock speed of the RAM. I can't say they are not related, because they are, but you would still need to overclock the RAM even with a new processor.
 
  


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