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post #21 of 69
Those are stock clocks and timing, betting you will be able to do quite a bit better. If someone's sponsoring your overclocking, why not? Besides, this is OCN not couponclippers.com. This stuff is FAST and that makes it AWESOME!
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post #22 of 69
Quote:
Originally Posted by steven937595 View Post

The heatsinks on their more "extreme" kits always remind me of a dude with a giant mohawk or something along those lines.
I have a set of DDR2 sticks I no longer use with heat fins like those. Both stick actually work nicely as a hair comb.
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Droped double the price to buy my 2x2 set of Hyper GTs vs 8gb of ripjaws. Why? Everyone has Ripjaws, the added speed is crazy as well. After installing the GTs, I can overclock a tad further stable. That may not be worth the premium to most but to me it was.
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Gee.. that'll go great in my level 10 case.
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post #25 of 69
Quote:
Originally Posted by badatgames18 View Post
uh huh 9-11-9 is sure awesome for $500 (sarcasm)

i'm pretty sure one of the current 8gb kits out now <500 dollars could possibly acheive 2133 @ 1.5v with those timings

right?

EDIT: i know of 2 4gb kits that could do 2133 with tighter timings than 9-11-9 @1.5v
this:http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...-DDR3-2133-CL7!

and this: http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...GBRM&p=4780916

both under 75$ lol
Those aren't 4GB sticks. That's a whole different ballpark when it comes to timings and voltage.

These modules are 4GB EACH, not combined.
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post #26 of 69
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Quote:
Originally Posted by badatgames18 View Post
uh huh 9-11-9 is sure awesome for $500 (sarcasm)

i'm pretty sure one of the current 8gb kits out now <500 dollars could possibly acheive 2133 @ 1.5v with those timings

right?

EDIT: i know of 2 4gb kits that could do 2133 with tighter timings than 9-11-9 @1.5v
this:http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...-DDR3-2133-CL7!

and this: http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...GBRM&p=4780916

both under 75$ lol
You're comparing 4GB kits to 8GB kits?
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post #27 of 69
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You're comparing 4GB kits to 8GB kits?
i meant 2 different 4gb kits

not 4 gb dims

sorry for the wording.. but still there has to be atleast one 8gb kit that could acheive 2133 cas9 at 1.5v that's under 500 dollars
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post #28 of 69
Geee, thats funny because I purchased an 8gb memory kit for 40 bucks the other day. They won't do as well in benchmarks, but damn they're much nicer on the wallet.
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post #29 of 69
Waste of money.

I've got four 2GB 2000MHz CL8 Dominators.
A little bit of overclock + slightly higher timings and I'll have 2133MHz CL9

But, I'll rather go down to 18-1866MHz with CL7.
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post #30 of 69
Buh? With the steep fall in DRAM prices Corsair is charging way too much..

In for 10!
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