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Well after reading the thread about the 4x512MB, I was wondering about switching from my current setup of 4 sticks of 512MB over to 2 sticks of 1GB.

Currently, I'm using Corsair TWINX1024-3200XLPRO with latencies of 2-2-2-5.

What would be the best and fastest RAM with the lowest latencies that I could find? Currently running my FSB at 255.
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maybe the mushkin redlines ?

250mhz @ 3-3-2-8

could push them more with some voltage

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820146034

i just like the mushkin's because its fun to say mushkin
    
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i use some Kingston Hyperx for the time being in 2 x 1gb DDR400 PC3200 configurations.

I've had them clocked to ddr500 speeds with 2.5-3-3-7 1T timings @ 2.85 volts.

Also you cant beat the Kingston lifetime warranty =o)

Will probably have them for sale as well in the next 3-5 days as I'm going to a C2D setup with G.Skills.


EDIT* found my cpuz verification link

DDR508 with 2.5-3-3-7 1T


http://valid.x86-secret.com/show_oc.php?id=193358
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maybe the mushkin redlines ?

250mhz @ 3-3-2-8

could push them more with some voltage

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820146034

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Wow, what's with the price? I thought RAM prices have been extremely low in these past few weeks?
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Wow, what's with the price? I thought RAM prices have been extremely low in these past few weeks?


the DDR2 pricing is what you are noticing. The DDR has not followed suite probably due to low yields in production and sales. At least that is what I would hypothesize the contributing higher price for DDR ram.
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DDR ram is more expencive than ddr2. If I were you mate, looking at your oc that is a good oc for your chip. I would not buy another set of ddr as it is not likely to improve performance for the imput your putting in, save for a ddr2 system and, dare I say it, conroe?
    
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DDR ram is more expencive than ddr2. If I were you mate, looking at your oc that is a good oc for your chip. I would not buy another set of ddr as it is not likely to improve performance for the imput your putting in, save for a ddr2 system and, dare I say it, conroe?

agreed. c2d ftw until k10!
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