CPU Moderator, VC&G Moderator, Elite Member
- May 16, 2002
Yes, you need 4 sticks for 4 channel mode. 8 sticks just gets you more memory, and a little less speed.Question: Does buying 4 stick of memory put an X399 motherboard in 4-channel mode or are 8 sticks required? I believe with two sticks you are in 2 channel mode? Is my understanding correct?