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I don't see the Samsung RAM on the QVL so I guess that's out?

not necessarily that it would not work.

i would buy the baddest, the most good looking (matches other components), the right amount (right-off-the-bat), and not necessarily the most expensive in that list.

not sure if the issue with gigabyte mobos has been resolved. you can visit and ask other owners . . .

http://www.overclock.net/t/1167917/official-x79-ud7-owners-club-discussion-information

http://www.overclock.net/t/1151946/asus-rog-rampage-iv-extreme-formula-gene-x79-owners-club
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Here is the ram im going to be ordering

RED/GREEN LED"s http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820148519

BLUE/ORANGE LED's http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820148518
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I'm not so sure what motherboard is the best for me now, the Rampage 4 Extreme seems possibly too high end for what I'd need and the UD7 seems like a good alternative.

Also that LED RAM looks cool but I'm having trouble finding it on any sites I'm thinking of using.
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Paradigm84 they have that ballistix tracer LED ram on OCUK - http://www.overclockers.co.uk/search_results.php?sortby=&groupid=&search=tactical+tracer

I think the Samsung is a better choice though personally.
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Samsung can do 2400+.
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I don't see the Samsung RAM on the QVL so I guess that's out?

dont worry as long as its DDR3 up to 1.65V it will work, QVL lists are just lists that the manufacture has tested the part on.. would not surprise if some maunfactures are in cohoots and swing each other business this way too thumb.gif
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Ah I see, I should probably go for the Samsung then, but there's a few weeks until I buy so I'll have a think about it. Thanks as always.
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anyone know how to run ram at 2400mhz on p67? My mobo has the option for it but refuses to boot with it.
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anyone know how to run ram at 2400mhz on p67? My mobo has the option for it but refuses to boot with it.

Sandy 1155 chips do not have the needed dividers except for Sandy ES chips. You need to go to a different cpu, 1366 or 2011 for the divider.
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anyone know how to run ram at 2400mhz on p67? My mobo has the option for it but refuses to boot with it.

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