Re: Windows Experience Index of 4.1
On Sat, 25 Oct 2008 07:36:33 -0700, "Ken Blake, MVP"
>On Sat, 25 Oct 2008 15:16:40 +0530, mspohLFC
>> I have recently added an extra 1gb of RAM to make my total RAM up to
>> 3gb. However, the Windows Experience Index score for RAM stayed at 4.1.
>> Is there any reason for this or is it just Vista being stupid again?
>The index rates the RAM's speed, not its quantity.
I can vouch for that: I increased my RAM from one to three gigs and
the score went DOWN. Turns out that my mobo (it's not cutting-edge)
actually reduces the bus speed when more than 2 gigs is installed.
>My view is that what the index mostly does is confuse people, and it
>would have been better if it weren't there at all.
If people concentrated on the really
important things of life, there'd
be a shortage of fishing poles.