It matters to the GIGGGAHURTZZZZZ krew, but in reality - no.DDR3L RAM has gotten kinda cheap since the last time I looked at this. Was going to upgrade my laptop to 16Gb, but I'm not sure what the frequency speed should be. Does it make a difference? Other than opening the thing up, is there an easy way to find out the speed that is in there?
As best I know, it should be these https://www.crucial.com/usa/en/compatible-upgrade-for/MSI-(Micro-Star)/ge70-2pe-apache-pro
The new AMD Rome Epyc processors are ridiculous.
Their top end 64 core (true cores, not phi-like cores) beats intel's by 60%-100% in all workloads, and the part is 40% cheaper
I wonder if this is an opteron like resurgence