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Crucial Ballistix or Kingston HyperX? Heatspreader or Low Profile? Haswell Build

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In relation to my haswell upgrade thread http://www.overclock.net/t/1415858/upgrading-need-advice-4570-or-3550/

CPU: Intel i5 4570
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H87M-D3H
Cooler Master Hyper 212

I'm choosing between
http://www.tipidpc.com/viewitem.php?iid=25547992
or
http://www.tipidpc.com/viewitem.php?iid=25547450

Maybe I should go with these ones with heatspreaders
http://www.tipidpc.com/viewitem.php?iid=25547971
or
http://www.tipidpc.com/viewitem.php?iid=25547418

My worry with the heatspreader is that I'm using an mATX board and a Hyper 212 so clearance maybe an issue?
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Heatspreaders are to memory modules as tail fins are to cars -- purely decorative and utterly irrelevant to performance.
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Heatspreaders are to memory modules as tail fins are to cars -- purely decorative and utterly irrelevant to performance.
Alrighty, so crucial or kingston? both are the same price
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Alrighty, so crucial or kingston? both are the same price

I would say Crucial, Corsair or G.Skill
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I would say Crucial, Corsair or G.Skill
Thanks, I went with a G.Skill Sniper 8gb
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Thanks, I went with a G.Skill Sniper 8gb

Good **** get two of those babies and RAM DISK
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Optical DriveCoolingOSMonitor
LITE-ON 12X Blu-ray  10+fans and Ultra 120 Extreme cooler Win 7 x64 Dell 30" 
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Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
2 - Samsung Pro 850 2TB Raid 0 Seagate Barracuda 3TB 7200rpm 3 WD Red 4TB NAS(No array) Samsung Pro 850 1 TB 
Optical DriveCoolingCoolingOS
LITE-ON 12X Blu-ray  ThermalRight SB-IE Custom 10 fans Win 7 X64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Samsung 55" / 65" Microsoft Sculpt EVGA G2-1300 Lian Li Custom Modded PC_70 
MouseAudio
Razer Deathadder Chroma Creative X7 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Xeon X5660 Gigabyte X58a-ud5 rev2 (Custom Bios mod FF3 10/... EVGA Titan EVGA Titan 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
12GB 3 2GB dimm G Skill PC3 10700 7-8-7-22 (84... Seagate 2 x 1.5GB 3 WD Red 3TB  Samsung Pro 840 
Optical DriveCoolingOSMonitor
LITE-ON 12X Blu-ray  10+fans and Ultra 120 Extreme cooler Win 7 x64 Dell 30" 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell 30" Dell 30" Microsoft 4000 ergonomic keyboard EVGA G2 1300 
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