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I've been checking various 16GB RAM kits sold as 2x 8GB sticks. This one looked interesting, is it a good kit?

http://www.kingston.com/en/memory/hyperx/blu/black

Any good alternatives?
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I would suggest g.skill

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231568

This one has better timings. + customer service is great if you ever need to work with them. Quality RAM that overclocks well too. Was able to get my 1600 to 1866~
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G.skills get my vote too.
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Well, I ordered the Kingston HyperX Black 16GB kit last night and I was lucky as the price has now jumped by over £40!

The Kingstons can also be OC'd to 1866MHz.
Edited by SSJVegeta - 4/17/13 at 12:33pm
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