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repeat again, no
Unless you want to explain exactly what you are saying no to and why, your comment means very little to me.
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post #12 of 22
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Unless you want to explain exactly what you are saying no to and why, your comment means very little to me.
1 if you need 8gb, go 4x2gb
2 if you need higher performance, go for other 2x2gb
that's all
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Well a duplicate set of my current RAM would cost me $50, and still be CL9 this is CL8 and only $55, also I've heard that in general OC is easier with only 2 sticks of RAM rather than 4, but I'm not sure if that applies to SB. I appreciate you explaining your opinion though.
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post #14 of 22
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Well a duplicate set of my current RAM would cost me $50, and still be CL9 this is CL8 and only $55, also I've heard that in general OC is easier with only 2 sticks of RAM rather than 4, but I'm not sure if that applies to SB. I appreciate you explaining your opinion though.
1.know your memory chip before talking OC topic
2.you will not feel a 1% improvement from CL9 to CL8 at that frequency

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-321-_-Product

you probably can hit 2133@cl9 with this RAM
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1. Don't chastise me, if you would like to help do so respectfully or not at all. I never claimed to be an expert on any topic here, just listed a benefit as I saw it. Feel free to correct me if you feel I am mistaken but don't try to admonish me.

I think I am interested more in the 8GB aspect, any performance increase would just be a bonus. If you have a suggestion for 8GB of RAM, other than adding another set of what I already have because I would go for the new 8GB set if the price difference is only $5, feel free to post it if you'd like.
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1.know your memory chip before talking OC topic
Do you? If so then expain it.
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you probably can hit 2133@cl9 with this RAM
Prove or anything?
Or do you have evidence that the CL8 can`t do it?
Furthermore a small:
woOT???
You really suggest 4x2GB over 2x4GB? Can`t be serious.
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Do you? If so then expain it.

Prove or anything?
Or do you have evidence that the CL8 can`t do it?
Furthermore a small:
woOT???
You really suggest 4x2GB over 2x4GB? Can`t be serious.
I'll be glad if you can read this article, then you can understand why ECO can reach 2133CL9, however, you also need pray for your luck that the RAM maker has not changed the memory chip and you still have chance for your 2133mhz.

http://bbs.pceva.com.cn/viewthread.p...&extra=&page=1
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I'll be glad if you can read this article, then you can understand why ECO can reach 2133CL9, however, you also need pray for your luck that the RAM maker has not changed the memory chip and you still have chance for your 2133mhz.

http://bbs.pceva.com.cn/viewthread.p...&extra=&page=1
btw, 4gb RAM is totally bull**** this moment, you've already experienced?
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I'll be glad if you can read this article, then you can understand why ECO can reach 2133CL9, however, you also need pray for your luck that the RAM maker has not changed the memory chip and you still have chance for your 2133mhz.

http://bbs.pceva.com.cn/viewthread.p...&extra=&page=1
No, sorry i can`t!
But you wrote that it can.
And pray for your luck.
So no guarantee that it does.
To make it short you say that he shouldn`t change his RAM.
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post #20 of 22
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You guys can continue to get to the bottom of what you're talking about but I figured I would mention I did order the 8GB RipjawsX 1600MHz CL8.
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