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Corsair vengeance vs. G Skill Sniper

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Need to choose ram for next build thinking of g skill sniper.... It's between that and this:

http://m.newegg.com/Product/index?itemNumber=N82E16820231510


http://m.newegg.com/Product/index?itemNumber=N82E16820233247
post #2 of 8
I would get the G-SKill Sniper. Good Frequency, good timing (could be better) but the voltage is high.

The corsair kit has good timing but at the expense of the frequency, its also a low voltage kit.
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post #3 of 8
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Originally Posted by KaRLiToS View Post

I would get the G-SKill Sniper. Good Frequency, good timing (could be better) but the voltage is high.

The corsair kit has good timing but at the expense of the frequency, its also a low voltage kit.
Well can the corsair OC at all?
post #4 of 8
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Do they make this exact kit color in a higher frequency?
http://m.newegg.com/Product/index?itemNumber=N82E16820233247
post #5 of 8
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Or could I replace the heat spreader with that one on the GSkill?
post #6 of 8
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Originally Posted by PCBuilder94 View Post

Well can the corsair OC at all?

Probably but you can't tell how high it will go.

You better buy a kit that is rated for 2133Mhz with good timings than one that is rated for 1600mhz and not even sure if you can run it at 1866mhz.

I would personally take the the G Skill sniper without hesitation if it's the only two choices.
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3 TB Seagate OCZ Vertex 4 256GB Crucial M4 128GB ADATA SX900 128GB 
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RIVE Koolance Waterblock (VRM and PCH) Feser X-Changer 360 Feser X-Changer 240 Feser X-Changer 480 
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WaterCool MoRA3 Pro with Gentle Typhoon 3 x MCP 655 pumps (With EK top...all serial) 2 x EK FC 1080ti Blocks Windows 7 Ultimate x64 
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Asus ROG Swift PG348Q (3440x1440 @100hz) CrossOver 27Q Led-P Logitech G15 EVGA SuperNova 1600T2 (Titanium) 
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Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
3 TB Seagate OCZ Vertex 4 256GB Crucial M4 128GB ADATA SX900 128GB 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
RIVE Koolance Waterblock (VRM and PCH) Feser X-Changer 360 Feser X-Changer 240 Feser X-Changer 480 
CoolingCoolingCoolingOS
WaterCool MoRA3 Pro with Gentle Typhoon 3 x MCP 655 pumps (With EK top...all serial) 2 x EK FC 1080ti Blocks Windows 7 Ultimate x64 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q (3440x1440 @100hz) CrossOver 27Q Led-P Logitech G15 EVGA SuperNova 1600T2 (Titanium) 
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post #7 of 8
Go with the snipers, overall faster ram and you can lower the timings and frequency if needed matching the Corsair's performance.
post #8 of 8
Regarding your choices, go with the sniper.gifs
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