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I'm just hoping this helps stabilize my oc at lower qpi voltages redface.gif
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I've been out of the loop on memory specs for a while.

These timings are terrible. I hope they are terrible because they're spec'ed for 1.5 volts.

With 1.65 volts, what kind of timings at 1600 are you looking at?
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Hey, I would suggest on getting the a 16GB RAM Kit instead. If you're looking for the triple channel, the 16GB has 4 dimms in which 3 of them will be running at triple channel while the 4th is running at single, so you get more RAM + triple channel for a few dollars more. And +, it takes away the need for adding more RAM in the future if you want to.

Unless he's gonna run a RamDisk or possibly really intensive memory programs there is no need really for that extra 4GB. Even then, 12GB is more than enough.
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yeah i ended up going for these http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231358

Nice pick. wink.gif I'm pretty sure those timings can be slightly tightened and the sticks can be OC'ed to at least 1866.
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post #14 of 17
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I've been out of the loop on memory specs for a while.

These timings are terrible. I hope they are terrible because they're spec'ed for 1.5 volts.

With 1.65 volts, what kind of timings at 1600 are you looking at?
yeah but its $70 dollars for 12gb lol i woulda went with the cas 7 1600 ram but its more than twice the price lol.
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Nice pick. wink.gif I'm pretty sure those timings can be slightly tightened and the sticks can be OC'ed to at least 1866.
hehe with my current 191 bclk i can set 1531 mhz or 17xx mhz (forgot the x) hopefully they can handle the 17xx.
main reason i got these is again, lower QPI/IMCvoltage, lower DRAM voltage, and thus lower temps and higher, more stable OC with tighter timings/ frequency. well see thumb.gif
post #15 of 17
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hey guys got the ram in and it works fantastic
settings before were:
21x191 4009 ghz 1.318 vcore (in bios) LLC ON so 1.312 (in cpuz) qpi/imc voltage 1.356v
corsair xms3 1600 9-9-9-24-2t 1600mhz 1.65v running at 1531mhz 9-9-9-24-1t 1.65 dram voltage
settings now are:
i7 950 D0 21x191 4009 ghz 1.292 vcore (in bios) LLC ON so 1.288 (in cpuz) qpi/imc voltage 1.262v
g.skill ripjaws 9-9-9-24 1600mhz 1.5v running at 1531mhz 9-9-9-24-1t 1.5v dram voltage
temps are down ~3-4c on idle and ~4-5c on load. thumb.gif
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hey guys got the ram in and it works fantastic
settings before were:
21x191 4009 ghz 1.318 vcore (in bios) LLC ON so 1.312 (in cpuz) qpi/imc voltage 1.356v
corsair xms3 1600 9-9-9-24-2t 1600mhz 1.65v running at 1531mhz 9-9-9-24-1t 1.65 dram voltage
settings now are:
i7 950 D0 21x191 4009 ghz 1.292 vcore (in bios) LLC ON so 1.288 (in cpuz) qpi/imc voltage 1.262v
g.skill ripjaws 9-9-9-24 1600mhz 1.5v running at 1531mhz 9-9-9-24-1t 1.5v dram voltage
temps are down ~3-4c on idle and ~4-5c on load. thumb.gif

Nice man.
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post #17 of 17
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Originally Posted by LilScrappyD View Post

hey guys got the ram in and it works fantastic
settings before were:
21x191 4009 ghz 1.318 vcore (in bios) LLC ON so 1.312 (in cpuz) qpi/imc voltage 1.356v
corsair xms3 1600 9-9-9-24-2t 1600mhz 1.65v running at 1531mhz 9-9-9-24-1t 1.65 dram voltage
settings now are:
i7 950 D0 21x191 4009 ghz 1.292 vcore (in bios) LLC ON so 1.288 (in cpuz) qpi/imc voltage 1.262v
g.skill ripjaws 9-9-9-24 1600mhz 1.5v running at 1531mhz 9-9-9-24-1t 1.5v dram voltage
temps are down ~3-4c on idle and ~4-5c on load. thumb.gif

Nice man.
thanks i never new how much of a difference ram could make in a good overclock.
currently have them running @ 1531mhz 8-8-8-21-1t 1.5v stable on prime blend and memtest+
might push for more later but im satisfied currently biggrin.gif
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