Extreme overclocker Alva Jonathan debates the importance of DDR4 overclocking in a competitive overclocking environment using HyperX Fury DDR4.
PC system memory, or RAM as we usually called it, has been getting faster and faster with every generation. At some point after the DDR4 platform was introduced, some believed that DDR4 had become so fast that memory bandwidth was no longer a bottleneck in a PC system.
Many power-users today believe that memory overclocking is basically a waste of time, since there seems to be very little gain for overall system performance by DDR4 overclocking. Especially compared to overclocking the CPU or GPU. Not to mention that DDR4 tuning requires a lot of effort and understanding as well