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Is there something wrong with that ram ? (Crucial ballistix 1866)

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Ok well I only have 4gb of ram at the moment, 2x2gb 1600 9-9-9-24 on my AMD setup.
Its probably the weakest part of my computer and I want to change that. (rig updated)
I also plan to upgrade to ivy/haswell i5 in the near future.

I have seen this set of 2x4gb 1866 9-9-9-27 also 1.5v for 60$
Seems like a deal for me isn't it?
Every other 1866 kit are either 10-9-10-27 of atleast 15$ more

So is this kit good for me?
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820148560
Crucial Ballistix 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 (PC3 14900) Desktop Memory Model BLT2KIT4G3D1869DT1TX0
(I will price match it with NCIX for faster shipping and lower cost, I live in Canada)
thank you
Edited by adgame - 6/7/13 at 8:40am
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post #2 of 6
Seems like a great deal to me. thumb.gif
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Pretty nice memory. Overclockability on those models is usually on par with concurrent sticks.
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post #4 of 6
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compatibility wise, its good with every chipset?
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post #5 of 6
Yep
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post #6 of 6
I have that 8GB kit and I like it. I run it OCed on my APU rig to run at 2133. It took the new timings with very little effort, and has been stable for over 6 months.. For the money I think its great.
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