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So im looking at getting either the ripjaw x or dominator series for my setup, ill be running i5-2500k with Hyper 212+ heatsink.

The dominators are 80 bucks and 9-9-9-24 1600 mhz 1.65v
the ripjaws are 80 bucks and 8-8-8-24 1600 mhz 1.5v

Both 8gb.
    
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Ripjaws, lower volts and cas.
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Ripjaws are better. I like G.Skill more then Corsair for RAM.
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post #4 of 19
Quote:
the ripjaws are 80 bucks and 8-8-8-24 1600 mhz 1.5v

These for sure!!!
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post #5 of 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by jabroni;14566082 
So im looking at getting either the ripjaw x or dominator series for my setup, ill be running i5-2500k with Hyper 212+ heatsink.

The dominators are 80 bucks and 9-9-9-24 1600 mhz 1.65v
the ripjaws are 80 bucks and 8-8-8-24 1600 mhz 1.5v

Both 8gb.

Yep, no doubt. G.Skill. At least if they were the same volts and timings we would have had to think a bit.
post #6 of 19
Corsair is the Rolls Royce of ram, G.skill is the Porsche.
post #7 of 19
Too easy,let's take this a step further
either these
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820226224 for $85
or these
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231460 for $80

or these for $69
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231455
Edited by Redwoodz - 8/14/11 at 8:58am
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What is the benefits from.having 1866 memory vs 1600
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by jabroni;14580451 
What is the benefits from.having 1866 memory vs 1600
Overclocking-more performance for the same price.Better resale value,more e-peen.
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post #10 of 19
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Well im doing all blue, so i dont want red ram. So if there is any blue 1866 for around the same
    
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