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Should I buy this RAM?

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http://www.microdirect.co.uk/Product...roductID=17207

It's about $90 a stick.
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post #2 of 40
$90 for a generic overpriced stick of ram? I say definitely don't buy it, unless I'm missing something.
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hey i found this it looks much better!

http://www.memory-configurator.co.uk..._/?countryc=GB
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post #4 of 40
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Originally Posted by korruptive View Post
hey i found this it looks much better!

http://www.memory-configurator.co.uk..._/?countryc=GB
Go for that, much better.
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post #5 of 40
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is it good for overclocking though?
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post #6 of 40
@ 1150mhz, i dont think it could possibly be bad for overclocking. Just lower the mem speed to 800mhz in BIOS at stock timings, and you'll have plenty of room to oc.

Make sure your board can handle that voltage though

Edit: That ram isnt for the board in your sig, is it?
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post #7 of 40
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Originally Posted by korruptive View Post
is it good for overclocking though?
Enough to have a 4.0Ghz+ oc on your cpu, although I doubt your cpu will go that high.
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post #8 of 40
No heatsinks.. uhmm.. a brand i've never heard of.. i'd get g.skil hzl.. theyre D9s

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231063 for 1GB, it's $64.. (whats that like ~30 pounds in england?)
or it's $109 for 2gb kit dual channel
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Maybe take a look at the is stuff
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post #10 of 40
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Maybe take a look at the is stuff
He's in the UK.
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