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post #11 of 56
It's "SLI-Ready" RAM which in itself is nothing more than a marketing gimmick, you payed more for the same...

http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...;20Group%20Inc.
http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...%20Group%20Inc.
http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...acture=G.SKILL
http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...acture=G.SKILL

EDIT: The 2GBZX actually uses D9GKX, so it would be an even better buy than the OCZ you picked for less
    
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post #12 of 56
Simply waste. I don't know why you did that. ^ They are right. SLI is just a marketing gimmick.
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post #13 of 56
i wouldn't have got the 8800GTX and the extra 2gb extra ram and bought the processor you wanted. Neither of those can be utilised at the moment not for anothe half year or so probs. Thats just me though
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Rma?
post #15 of 56
Only get 4GB if your like some major movie editor or something :S Or wanting to run like 10 games at once? Lol. Maybe that was a little exaggerated

But seriously, 2GB is enough.
    
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Simple- 2gigs of ram= good for anything and of course ram in reality is a bit over priced but youll be satisifed with 2 gigs.

4 gigs= no visable performance increase and a HUGE waste of money.
    
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post #17 of 56
Quote:
Originally Posted by ClaytonCallihan View Post
4 gigs= no visable performance increase and a HUGE waste of money.
Until Vista comes out
post #18 of 56
4gig of ram makes everything run smoth and much faster

i had 6gig on my x64 setup and i must say that is some visual difrence on the speed of loading and stuff


you didnt waste your money, people write before thinking.. or they jealous that dont have it..

so ye, have fun with it.. youll see increase on application speeds
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Until Vista comes out
x64 gives almost same performance as vista,
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post #20 of 56
You could have bought the same for about half the price.
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