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Upgrading Old Hp Proliant DL180 Processor G1 [closed]

Can i update the HP Proliant DL180 Generation 1 Processor with: Intel Xeon E5405 (12M Cache, 2.00 GHz, 1333 MHz FSB) or Intel® Xeon® Processor 5130 (4M Cache, 2.00 GHz, 1333 MHz FSB) Is it ...
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Why would my notebook only turn on after several attempts?

It was working perfectly fine until I changed it's Celeron processor for a Core 2 Duo today. Now it only turns on 1 out of 5 or 6 attempts. Sometimes at the 1st or 2nd attempt. It's pretty random by ...
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Sdram Cas Latency

Between the cpu and sdram communication, how does cpu know how many cycles to wait for response from memory(sdram)? I mean they both use fsb clock for communication so the communication is ...
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Why does changing the CPU frequency make the monitor display an error message?

Using MSI ClickBIOS2, I tried to overclock, but noticed an odd problem: Changing the base frequency allows me to overclock the RAM and such all at once, but although the system boots any amount of ...
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Is it possible to overclock an i3-3110m?

Is it possible to overclock an i3-3110m notebook processor? I have searched many forums with Google, but all lead to no answers. I've tried using SetFSB but there are no configurations for my ...
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FSB / processor clock ratio

If I understand it correctly, FSB and processor frequency should have a 1:1 ratio, how can I calculate this ratio with DDR RAMs? I need a simple example to make my mind
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Understanding Bus Architecture Terminology

I've read several books which talked about bus architectures. Each one uses a myriad of terms. Can someone help sort these out for me? system bus external data bus internal data bus front-side bus ...
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Match CPU and Memory frequency for AMD X4 FX-4100 3.6GHz

What memory type (1066 / 1333) should I buy for the AMD X4 FX-4100 3.6GHz processor? It's 3600 MHz with FSB of 2000 MHz as far as I know. Is it still relevant to match memory and cpu frequencies?
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Right RAM for my laptop?

I have a Sony Vaio with 2GB RAM DDR3, 1066 FSB. I want to upgrade the RAM but I only have the DDR3 1333 FSB type. I put it in my laptop and it's working but somebody told me that it could dammage my ...
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Full computer freeze with audio stuttering after playing games for a period of time

I've been having a problem with my computer freezing completely when playing games like LA Noire or SW:TOR (yay early access!). Basically, what happens is I will play for around an hour or so ...
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FSB versus CPU clock

I can't give additional information about next two CPUs that I want to compare. I have two CPUs on my hand, 1) Intel Pentium 4 - 2800 Mhz with 133 FSB 2) Intel Celeron - 1700 Mhz with 400 FSB Will ...
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What type(s) of performance improvements to expect between architectures using QPI versus a FSB?

While comparing Intel's two new i7 processors, I noticed that the only difference between them apart from the L3 cache size and CPU speed is that one has QuickPath Interconnect, and that seems to ...
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How can I overclock my Pentium 4? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to Overclock a Dell Inspiron 531? How to overclock Dual-Core CPU E5200? Lacking options in BIOS? I have these specs from Everest: CPU Properties CPU Type - Intel ...
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CPU FSB and MotherBoard FSB

I have a Intel processor (E6300 @1.86 GHZ) it's FSB is 1066 MHZ (as mentioned over here). Now If I install a new compatible motherboard having a DDR3 RAM (4GB) with 1333 MHz then will it be okay? I ...
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Front Side Bus and RAM speed

We encouted an odd question during a Cisco IT Esstenials course which didn't make sense. Which memory module has a front side bus speed of 200 MHz Possible choices were DDR-333 DDR-400 ...
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What actual speed will I get running 333MHz CPU and RAM on a motherboard with a 200MHz FSB?

Building a "Frankenstein" PC out of spare parts I have: AMD Sempron 2200+ CPU with 33Mz FSB 2x Kingston 256MB DDR PC2700 333MHz RAM Old socket A motherboard with 200MHz FSB. Will it work If yes, ...
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Different FSB and RAM clock speeds - what happens with data?

As far as I understand, FSB and RAM clock speed are 2 separate values. So what happens when the FSB clock is quicker than RAM, or FSB is slower? Is there any buffer for data? Or is the processor ...
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How does Quad Pumped Bus (QPB) work?

What is Quad Pumped Bus (QPB)? Is it just technology which multiplies FSB by 4 or what? Because I don't know if when I increase FSB it will affect QPB.
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Laptop RAM upgrade - 266mhz or 533? PC2-4300 or 4200?

I want to upgrade the RAM in a Toshiba Satellite M70 SR3 Laptop. SIW diagnostic software gives me the follwing info about the current RAM: Capacity: 512MB; Type: DDR2 (PC2-4300); Speed: 266Mhz (DDR2 ...
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when i set my FSB to 400mhz in bios it actually stays at 333mhz

My front side bus (FSB) is rated for a maximum of 400mhz (Rated FSB 1600MHz). In fact, it used to run at 400mhz until recently. I'm trying to overclock my E8400 to 3.6GHz. I have done that in the ...
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Does RAM support limit the types of RAM that can be installed even if FSB indicates otherwise?

I'm thinking of upgrading the memory on my Toshiba Satellite A10 series laptop (psa10a-012nx). It currently houses PC2100 RAMs, but I'm wondering if I can improve the performance of my laptop by ...
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“bus speed”, “rated bus speed”, “stock bus speed”

I was wondering what are differences between "bus speed", "rated bus speed", "stock bus speed"? I saw in Speccy running on my laptop: Bus Speed 200.0 MHz Rated Bus Speed 800.1 MHz Stock ...
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Any dangers in using DDR memory with a higher frequency than the FSB?

I'm looking to upgrade memory in an older motherboard. The processor is an AMD Sempron 2500+ with a maximum speed of 333/166MHz. The motherboard is an MSI MS-7061 (KV3M-V), which accepts up to 2Gb ...
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FSB: Translating MT/s to MHz

When comparing a few motherboards, I noticed that some have their FSBs listed in MHz (as usual) but a few others have them listed in MT/s. Is there an easy way to convert or translate the value in ...
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Processor with higher FSB than motherboard can support

I have an ECS P4VXASD2+ (V5.0) motherboard, which supports a 533 MHz FSB. I want to put in a Pentium 4 3.2 GHz processor (Socket 478) with an FSB of 800 MHz. Would this be possible? Would the FSB of ...