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I've never really thought about this until today. I was looking at Mushkin Blacklines and ADATA XPG gaming series RAM and saw that they both had the same timings but the ADATA was less. Is there any large difference between the two? Thanks.

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ADATA are famous from long before I heard of Mushkin, so I guess that makes them better? Don't know of any real difference, but from long ago I know - quality RAM: Corsair, Kingston, A-Data.
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post #3 of 26
Mushkin is solid ram. Considered a high quality brand by many. Look at their reviews on Newegg for their various models. I have a ton of DDR3 in my room--almost all are Mushkin.
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Originally Posted by Spicy61;14378527 
Mushkin is solid ram. Considered a high quality brand by many. Look at their reviews on Newegg for their various models. I have a ton of DDR3 in my room--almost all are Mushkin.

Give me some yessir.gif
post #5 of 26
I consider Mushkin to be a quality brand. I've used several of their memory kits and have nothing but good things to say about them.
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Go for Mushkin thumb.gif
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post #7 of 26
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820211517

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820226188

These are the two I'm looking at. I will lower the speed to 1866 for Bulldozer.

Edit: I like both companies but I'm torn between them.
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post #8 of 26
Both are good memory company. I have some ADATA DDR 3 1333 8-8-8-24 that oc to 1600 7-7-7-24 at stock voltage.
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post #9 of 26
Mushkin all day every day, but I'm biased.
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post #10 of 26
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Quote:
Originally Posted by djk11;14387775 
Mushkin all day every day, but I'm biased.

Haha. Yeah, after using a company they tend to grow on you and then you stick with them until you can find a reason that can make you switch to another company.
Edited by HybridCore - 8/18/11 at 4:57am
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