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Some people might disagree with me because faster RAM does give a better performance when everything is tuned just right but I'd say 75% of regular PC users wouldn't even notice a difference.
well if I was going to get the ddr3 240 4x4 16gb it would be the hyperx beast if I was to get 4x8 32gb ddr3 1600 it would be corsair vengeance
    
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I didn't read this whole thread, but unless you are buying more RAM (which in your OP, you state you are buying the same amount), don't bother. I went from 1600mhz to 2133 mhz (that I over clocked to 2400mhz) and it made **** all of difference in real world use. Considering how expensive RAM is, it's not worth it.
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post #23 of 30
Ram speed really don't do much.. Maybe 5% gain if u really overclock it... Just get a ssd if u want speed or overclock ur cpu
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Ram speed really don't do much.. Maybe 5% gain if u really overclock it... Just get a ssd if u want speed or overclock ur cpu
He already has a 512GB.
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post #25 of 30
Hes got a high refresh monitor.

High memory speeds are going to help you alot, it willbring up your minimum FPS the most, making those FPS dips, not NEARLY as bad/noticable.

I say its really the only thing missing in your machine.
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It will help yes.. But the cost going from 1600 to 2133 not worth the cost and anyway minimum fps like 3 fps.. That's not worth it.. Get another ssd and raid 0 it.. The n again if u want to east money on somthing ur not going to notice then do it
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does not have a high refresh monitor? ^
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$200 you say?

I'd vote overclock the 1600 RAM you have currently, even if its just to 1866. Should be easily doable. Save that $200 and replace your Logitech speakers with something of quality. thumb.gif
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I vote save 200$ and over clock ur 1600 to 1866 maybe 2000. don't be foolish ur wasting money.. But then again its ur money nit mine
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thanks your advice saved me about $200

Well,first of all what are you doing with the PC? 3D modeling and adobe workstations can benefit from increased RAM performance,but no not near 20%. Have you tried overclocking your current set?
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