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I'm getting 16GB of RAM, either the Corsair Dominator DHX+ or the Corsair Vengeance. They will both be 1600MHz stock.

I will probably do some overclocking with the Corsair Airflow v2 cooler.

Also, is it worth to get the double priced Dominator over the Vengeance?
post #2 of 5
the question should be if it's worth to get 16gigs of RAM...

dunno their exact differences, the dominators have stricter timings I guess but check the vengeance review here . they overclock nicely.
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Hell no, Dominators are nice aesthetically but that's pretty much what your paying for with those (all for the wow factor). Vengeance modules aren't too shabby from the tests i've seen.
 
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Doms will have more head room for serious benching, for dailey the Vengence should be fine
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post #5 of 5
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Alright everyone, the Vengeance seems fine to me.
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Originally Posted by SteveMcQueen;15355447 
the question should be if it's worth to get 16gigs of RAM...

dunno their exact differences, the dominators have stricter timings I guess but check the vengeance review here . they overclock nicely.
Gonna run stuff like Minecraft servers, video rendering and more. biggrin.gif
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