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Poll Results: Wich one overclock better?

 
  • 72% (13)
    OCZ Gold XTC (4-5-4-15)
  • 27% (5)
    Corsair XMS2 (5-5-5-15)
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post #1 of 20
Thread Starter 
I whant to overclock an C2D e6300. Whic one of these overclock best?

1: OCZ Gold XTC DDR2 4-5-4-15
2: Corsair XMS2 6400 DDR2 5-5-5-15
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post #2 of 20
The XMS2 id say but why such fast ram? Its not needed for an E6300
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Originally Posted by Sora1421 View Post
The XMS2 id say but why such fast ram? Its not needed for an E6300
He's overclocking the processer, which is done by raising the FSB. When the FSB goes up, the memory speed will go proportionaly with it, and the extra headroom is needed to ensure the memory stays stable.
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OCZ makes some sick RAM & you can't beat their service with a stick.
    
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post #5 of 20
I don't like either of those sticks but the OCZ has slighty better timings so I'd go with it.
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post #6 of 20
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2 vs 2...Whic one to get? They cost the same.
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post #7 of 20
Actually its 3 v 2 now in favour of the ocz.
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post #8 of 20
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Will these ram work on the Gigabyte GA-965P-DS4 mobo? I have heard that the mobo only supports voltage up to 1.9 othervise it whont boot? Is that true?

EDIT: If you look here :http://www.gigabyte.com.tw/FileList/...a-965p-ds4.pdf
they arent showing ocz in the support list!?
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post #9 of 20
Whats your budget, there may be other options if we now that bit. I am taking it you want 2GB right?
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post #10 of 20
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Originally Posted by Chipp View Post
He's overclocking the processer, which is done by raising the FSB. When the FSB goes up, the memory speed will go proportionaly with it, and the extra headroom is needed to ensure the memory stays stable.
I know that but I bought even cheaper ram that goers up 590mhz. Actully 70 bucks cheaper on 2GB. It's just both are some extreemly fast and overkill ram for a C2D.
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