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What memory configuration increases throughput when more than one memory module is installed?


B) Northbridge memory

C) Hyper-threading

D) Overclocking

E) Multi-channel memory

F) Back-seat driver memory

The answer: E) Multi-channel memory

Multi-channel memory provides the best throughput when multiple modules are installed rather than a single memory module. Your motherboard documentation should tell you if multi-channel memory is an option on your computer.

Want to know more? Watch “Understanding PC Memory.”

PC memory consists of many different operating features and specifications. In this video, you’ll learn about memory speeds, memory latency, error correcting memory, multi-channel memory, and much more.