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gonna buy some new ram (in the next 10 mins) everybody on here keeps telling me to buy g skill pc 6400 hz series but over here in england its £98 for a 2xgig matched pair which aint that bad considering how much ddr2 mem was a year ago i have got the money to buy it but i keep seeing geil ultra pc 6400 at £58 with the same timeings as the g skill 4.4.4.12 at stock and i have read the reviews and everybody praises it so you guys no better than enyone about this stuff so what are your oppinions g skill or geil ultra.

ps my mobo is an abit aw9d-max running a c2d e6600

cheers
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Both awesome ram sticks..could go either way really.
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I have heard that HZ can OC a little higher...I guess it matters if a slightly higher OC is worth the extra cash to you....

Nick

Edit I just noticed you have Corsair, is there a problem with it?
     
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just do it!
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gonna buy some new ram (in the next 10 mins) everybody on here keeps telling me to buy g skill pc 6400 hz series but over here in england its £98 for a 2xgig matched pair which aint that bad considering how much ddr2 mem was a year ago i have got the money to buy it but i keep seeing geil ultra pc 6400 at £58 with the same timeings as the g skill 4.4.4.12 at stock and i have read the reviews and everybody praises it so you guys no better than enyone about this stuff so what are your oppinions g skill or geil ultra.

ps my mobo is an abit aw9d-max running a c2d e6600

cheers
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