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What is the difference in Non Ecc and Ecc RAM?

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Old 02-09-03, 11:15 PM Thread Starter   #1
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What is the difference in Non Ecc and Ecc RAM?


Just wondering... is one better than the other? Is this Non Ecc or Ecc???
http://store.yahoo.com/memx/gn256pc3200.html
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Old 02-10-03, 12:34 AM   #2
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if you're building a pc for home use/gaming etc... then get NON ECC.
ECC (i think) stands for Error Code Correction and is used in server pc's. when you buy ram for a gaming rig get unbuffered-non ecc ram.
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There will be a ninth memory chip per bank to support the ECC function.
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