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Well I think I narrowed it down to my RAM....I was thinking about getting this stuff along with my new 20" Samsung LCD.....

2gb http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231023
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post #2 of 11
Usually 2x512s are more OC friendly than 2x1G sticks.
Anyway, the correct divider should allow sucessful OCing with your current RAM. Moving up to 2x1G modules is a good idea with the system and gaming demands of today.
Considering the price, I would be tempted to go with the better timings of the below CAS2 DDR400
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820220045
    
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post #3 of 11
Agreed with duke, for a few $ you can have tighter timings. Why not!?
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post #4 of 11
That's still DDR 400. How about some DDR 500?
Patriot 2GB (2 x 1GB) 184-Pin DDR SDRAM DDR 500 (PC 4000) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model PDC2G4000ELK - Retail
    
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post #5 of 11
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820220084
yeah this is some OK ram.....my question is with my current config....could I reach 3ghz?....

Duke my current ram is Corsair ValueSelect, so I think I got a good OC otta that but I am still not satisfied....
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post #7 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by bluedevil
Well I think I narrowed it down to my RAM....I was thinking about getting this stuff along with my new 20" Samsung LCD.....
Here's some nice TCCD DDR600, if you can live with 2 x 512.
http://www.tankguys.biz/team-xtreem-...00-p-1538.html
I got it to DDR665. 3,4,4,8, 1T @ 2.75v http://valid.x86-secret.com/show_oc?id=112734
(No, this is not DDR2!)
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post #8 of 11
2.8 Ghz, what more do you want?
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post #9 of 11
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Kamakazi
2.8 Ghz, what more do you want?
3ghz...
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post #10 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kamakazi
2.8 Ghz, what more do you want?
More! What else?
    
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