Sony :: Will DDR2 Ram Limit CPU Or Create Bottleneck
I'm looking into a vaio fw with the following specs
P8800 cpu @ 1066Mhz fsb
4gb ddr2 ram @ 800Mhz
500gb 7200rpm HD
1gb graphics w/ 1080p screen
will the speed of the ram limit the fsb of the cpu in any way?
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