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post #11 of 40
My Corsair Vengeance RAM doesn't even get warm to the touch. Considering the fact that you have the 1600mhz version that doesn't overclock well at all and operates at 1.5v, you have absolutely zero need for a RAM cooler of any kind.
post #12 of 40
if it was very usefull they would make only ram with coolers with it to make more money lolll
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post #13 of 40
Just use your fingers to measure the temperature of your memory. If it's hot to the touch, cooling may well help.
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post #14 of 40
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well i'm currently testing under 100% load and gonna test that are they really too hot.....
What's about kingston hyper x RAM cooler...it also got some good blue led's on it and ya its gonna match my system blue theme in all....
And also want some feed back on corsair airflow ....
I'v heard that that one of either three fans dies over a short period of time...
What's your opinion guys....
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post #15 of 40
Thread Starter 
well i'm currently testing under 100% load and gonna test that are they really too hot.....
What's about kingston hyper x RAM cooler...it also got some good blue led's on it and ya its gonna match my system blue theme in all....
And also want some feed back on corsair airflow ....
I'v heard that that one of either three fans dies over a short period of time...
What's your opinion guys....
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post #16 of 40
Thread Starter 
ooops 4 times sorry,,
i'm currently using my cellphone...
I tapped enter button 4 times....
My apologies....
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post #17 of 40
No. Unless you're hell bent on overclocking the snot out of your RAM, you don't need them. The little slim metal ones that most come with are more than enough.
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post #18 of 40
If it's ddr2 and you're volting the snot out of it..yes!..Otherwise..notsomuch
If you're thinking of running 2000Mhz on a phenom chip..umm..no..chip's not going to let you do that.
Stay around 1600 ..and 1.5v ..there will be no need for ram cooling
Edited by Schmuckley - 3/26/12 at 3:30am
 
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post #19 of 40
just had a quick look at the reviews on OCN about your case and its suppose to have really good airflow, didnt see any mention of fan issues but then you can replace them if you like..
check your RAM after 1005 load and see it it gets too hot to touch... as to coolers look for one with nice Blue LED fan/s and good CFM.. even if you RAM is nice to touch as said you can always use a cooler for your look and feel smile.gif
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post #20 of 40
Thread Starter 
just a little querry...
Are pheno capable of holding 2000 mhz oc'ed ram.....cuz my mobo staes that it does..but don't the oc'ed ram compability with thuban....

And ya are vengeance 1600 mhz capable of 2000 mhz overclock with 1.6v as volts..
Please reply ASAP and let me know if it so....
But this time i'm not on my cellphone... Back to my system ....
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