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I want to add another set of Corsair RAM for a total of 12GB, although I cannot find the difference between these two sets except for price. There has to be something that I am missing because there is a $24 difference. I have the $70 set.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820145298
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820145236
Edited by Cykososhull - 1/31/12 at 7:23pm
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One is 1600mhz and the other is 1333mhz.
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one is rated at 1333MHz and the other is 1600Mhz thumb.gif
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Maybe the $70 set is advertised as "Recommend Use: High Performance or Gaming Memory"; and it's set to 1600, while the other one is set to 1333.

and a guess would be that one is xms and the other is xms3, assuming that the number 3 is there to indicate that this is a revision perhaps. Again, just a guess. tongue.gif
Edited by choLOL - 1/31/12 at 7:37pm
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Thanks for the reply guys. Figures I would overlook something so simple. doh.gif Too many late nights. biggrin.gif
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EDIT: wrong topic redface.gif



Have you seen this?

http://www.overclockers.com/samsung-ddr3-1600-ram

2000MHz 9-9-9-24-1t 1.55 V
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