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Help me decide between 2133 or 1866.

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DDR3 2133 Timing 11-11-11-30 1.6 volt or DDR3 1866 timing 8-9-9-24 1.5 volt

I mainly play Starcraft 2 and BF4. I have both, but i'm just wondering which is better.
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In general, DDR3-1866 8-9-9 should be faster than DDR3-2133 11-11-11 but in some specific cases (for example, when 2133C11 are based on some 'interesting' chips that overclock well and/or when 1866C8 are single sided) the 2133C11 might be the ones to keep.
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go 2133cl11
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Go whichever is cheaper thumb.gif
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Go whichever is cheaper thumb.gif

doh.gif lol. thats not even the question.

but hey, go higher freq 2133@1.6v than the slower 1866 ... Also, I believe that the latency on the higher freq setting is better (shorter) anyways than the 1866 cl9.

In otherwords, the latency and bandwidth is better on the 2133 than the 1866.
 
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