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which one is best for OCing? they are in order of what i think:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820146118
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231098
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820161229
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820609226
    
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changed title and question

edit: i think im getting the G.Skills, slightly cheaper and some ppl told me can get to DDR900 which is exactly what i want (450X8=3600) at 5-5-5-12 and +.2-3V from stock
    
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I'd go with the mushkin sticks, since I've heard good things bout mushkin, although you really can't go wrong with the g.skills either, I've got a pair of budget g.skills as well(cheapest gskills @ my shop at least) and I can't fault them. So choose out of the mushkin or the gskill sticks really.
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I have the g skill you have linked to, nothing really special about them, but it could just be my CPU limiting them. They work well enough for me, and I got them when they were still $120 (not even 2 months ago).
As others have said on Newegg, you need to up the voltage to get them to work.
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is it true that the cheap 82.99 2gb g.skill kit (2nd link) can hit DDR900 stable at cas5?
    
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I know your trying to stay around 80 bucks ...

But man ... just drop an extra 50 or so and get these great D9 IC based sticks from Mushkin: http://www.directron.com/996523.html

144 bucks!

I paid about 280.00 about 4 months ago.

BTW ... currently running at 900mhz, 4.4.4.10 ... orthos stable for 12 hours.

...

Great ram ... and that price is just *stupid*.

    
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post #8 of 8
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i hear you man but if im gonna do that why dont i just get G.Skill HZ which pwns that ram for $110?

edit: pwns or matches anyway HZ can reach 1100-1200 from what i heard, and they are also D9's
    
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