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post #1 of 29
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Does anyone have experience with either of these? If so which would you go for? Im also looking at the tx TCCD's. Any info would be great! Thanks.

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I say muskins due to them having slighly better timings....and I have the same thing but in black...
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post #3 of 29
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Are they any good for overclocking? I would like to run them at 1:1 @ 260MHz +
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I am by no means a ram expert but I don't think it really matters unless you plan on doing big OC on the ram...Al high end D9's are so fast now that again I don't think it matters to much..the ram I got was great at $350 for 2gb and it used D9 chips so that what I went bu I will not ever be OCing it as it is soo fast as it is ...It looks to my unprofessional eye that the ram you pick out is good but I don't think you will see a in game difference between either... any ddr2 ram is going to rock so just make sure it is D9's and get the best you can afford.
    
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yep on my X2 3800+ I can run it @ 260mhz...on stock volts...with the right voltage they can go up to 280mhz+
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post #6 of 29
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Do you happen to know anything about this memory? This is also an option im looking at. There are lots of reviews saying good things about it on the egg, but dont personally have any experience with it.


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231021
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post #7 of 29
my ballistix are currently at 2-2-2-6
 
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post #8 of 29
Make a wanted thread instead. You'll get more and cheaper results.

I don't think any of those are TCCD's either.
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post #9 of 29
My Mushkin Redline does 268MHz, Memtest stable, with timings of 3-3-2-0, at 2.6V (280MHz with 2.9V - not much of an increase).
post #10 of 29
None of those are TCCD as TCCD is no bigger then a 512 stick. However I would take the Mushkin set and if you dont like it you can trade me for my G.SKill HZ set you are also looking at. The XP4000 are THE BEST ram for DDR, they do beat out the HZ's by a fair amount especially in an OC. I have been trying to get my hands on a set but the price isnt right yet.

EDIT: I think the Mushkin are Infineon sticks.... I think

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