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Your your board doesn't have Windows 7 drivers?
This Corsair kit would be better.

It does, but for some reason i get code 10.. even on a fresh install.

im looking for as cheap as possible?

+REP

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Well, I mainly use Photoshop, I do alot of HD video editing.. I do run virtual machines.
8/10 times I am maxing out my RAM.
as we speak I am using 56% of my RAM, I am also running Windows Vista (not interested in upgrading to windows 7)

yes it would be worth it for you, and with DDR3 so cheap and many decent brands look for something thats 1.35v - 1.5v, 1600 and CL8 or 7 would be nice smile.gif
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post #13 of 18
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yes it would be worth it for you, and with DDR3 so cheap and many decent brands look for something thats 1.35v - 1.5v, 1600 and CL8 or 7 would be nice smile.gif

I could probably tighten those timings if im lucky smile.gif
 
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post #14 of 18
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I could probably tighten those timings if im lucky smile.gif

thats the idea,and even slowly raise the voltage and overclock them.. smile.gif
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post #15 of 18
Yes for those task defiantly.
Any 1080p Rendering in After Effects will easily chew 8GB. More so when your running Photoshop beside it.
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post #16 of 18
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thats the idea,and even slowly raise the voltage and overclock them.. smile.gif

That is the idea indeed ^_^
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Yes for those task defiantly.
Any 1080p Rendering in After Effects will easily chew 8GB. More so when your running Photoshop beside it.

You're telling me.. windows compresses itself into the paging file.. my hard drives start reading like mad. lol
 
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post #17 of 18
Go for this Samsung 30 nm, you will not be disappointed. thumb.gif People are now able to get it in the UK, you can read about it here. This stuff kicks butt and is seriously cheap, I plan on packing in another 8 GB real soon.
    
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Go for it, I don't regret upgrading to 16GB in the least. wheee.gif

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