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OCZ 8500 Sli-Ready, should I buy?

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I found these OCZ Sli-Ready sticks (2x1gb) and was wondering if you guys think I should get them. They are $106 after rebates. I want to do some pretty heavy OCing if I get them, so let me know what you think.
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Yeap , that is a great kit ,, go for it , those stick are based on Micron D9GMH ICs so they will OC pretty well
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are they better/worse than the other ocz models (eg ocz platinums)?
EDIT: Also, how do they compare to the crucial ballistix PC8500 2x1gb kit?
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just bought it, Hopefully it works out... I just like how it is supported by my mobo specifically, which should mean better compatibility and hopefully better OCing!
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Originally Posted by ted View Post
just bought it, Hopefully it works out... I just like how it is supported by my mobo specifically, which should mean better compatibility and hopefully better OCing!
Mine work great.I RMAed my OCZ PC@ 8800 Golds because 1 stick died and OCZ sent me the
OCZ2N10662GK's which im totally happy with.Nice tight timing at DDR2 800 4-3-4-9 w/2.1v or DDR2 1050 at 4-4-4-12 2.2v

I had these.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820227159.
But i had to RMA 2 sets of them And OCZ on my second RMA sent me these.If you got the ones with the black spreaders its still the same ram i have just differnt spreaders according to OCZ
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820227178
    
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mine work great I got 4 of these pups running 24/7
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