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Hi all, if you all have a look at my Frag box in my sig, you will see what memory i run.

Now, i have tested multiple times with this kit to get it stable at it's rated XMP, but that surely never works, i have no idea why, but anyway, i found something else whilst testing.

I use Intel's tuning software, which gives me accurate readings and benchmark/Prime 95 all in 1 solution.

I tested at a lower CPU clock so i could remain stable whilst testing this out, as my 2500k can't function nicely at this kit's native speeds.

So, i ran the benchmark, one with CL11 @ 1T and once at CL9 @ 2T.

Everytime, the CL11 1T settings came out on top, the score is as follows by the tuning software:

2500k @ 4500mhz -CL11 1T *770 points.
2500k @ 4500mhz -CL9 2T *735 points.


Anyone know a reason for this? or am i being a noob and should know that 2T is THAT much slower?
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i7 4770k Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC Gigabyte Windforce 780Ti 3072mb Gigabyte Windforce 780Ti 3072mb 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
16GB Avexir Orange 2133mhz 1TB Crucial M550 2TB Seagate Barracuda 7200 LG BDR/DVDR 
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
OCUK Fathom with HW Labs Black Ice 240 rad Mayhem's Gigabyte Orange 8.1 64 OEM Dell U2713HM 
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Ducky DK-9008 Shine III MX Brown Superflower Leadex 1000w Platinum Black NZXT Switch 810 Logitech G602 
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