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Well....i have no problems hitting 3.6Ghz stable with 4x512MB Dimms. So i don't know where ppl get the impression it gives problems?

But it does aid an easy upgrade to 4GB if you have 2x1GB Dimms already.
I hear ya, I hit 4.0 on my Preshott with 4x512...But just wanted a lil change...
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I would suggest holding off on spending money on RAM. If you want a higher overclock, just set a divider. There is NO performance loss in games. You might notice a bit in memory extensive applactions, that actually try and use the 8gb of bandwidth.
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