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I am about to transition from DDR to DDR2, guess I will stay 2 generations behind, but I won't be shelling out 400-500 bucks for two sticks either. Last years technology FTW!!!!
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Yeah by %1
every bit counts... lol
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Yeah by %1
So the first gen DDR3 beats the top-notch matured DDR2 and that's not good?
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I am about to transition from DDR to DDR2, guess I will stay 2 generations behind, but I won't be shelling out 400-500 bucks for two sticks either. Last years technology FTW!!!!
You mean, last last last year's technology?

Dude, you are going to love life when you finally make the jump.

Jumping from a single core AMD to a Core 2 Duo was so ridiculously awesome, I can only describe my euphoria akin to

-The first time I played Doom in the 2nd grade
-The first time the turbo kicked in when I was learning how to drive stick shift on my car
-The first time I got a monica lewinsky treatment.

Anyway, I feel less stupid about paying $300 for my Corsair RAM in January which is now worth $120... Damn you samsung market manipulators!!!
    
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I have seen reviews from people who have actually bought ddr3.
And one guy claimed he OC'd his 1333 to 1400mhz at 6-7-6-18 @ 1.75 v.

Pretty damn good i'd say.
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Jumping from a single core AMD to a Core 2 Duo was so ridiculously awesome, I can only describe my euphoria akin to

-The first time I played Doom in the 2nd grade
-The first time the turbo kicked in when I was learning how to drive stick shift on my car
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Im moving from an AMD 3000+ to a quad core If I experience half the excitement that you speak of, this is going in my sig
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post #17 of 20
Stop bashing things that are new... i hate when people don't understand it takes a while.

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Im moving from an AMD 3000+ to a quad core If I experience half the excitement that you speak of, this is going in my sig
Gimme the Venice.
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post #18 of 20
Thread Starter 
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Stop bashing things that are new... i hate when people don't understand it takes a while.
Like the benchmark scores lie
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post #19 of 20
Bashing in general is not required here.

DDR3 was soooo tempting I even bought DDR3 mobo--before really looking hard at price/availablilty

Lawl

Sent the mobo back ASAP when I realized that I would have to spend a small fortune to get mediocre RAM.

I might be a fool with money..but not that much money...

To be sure DDR3 is the way of the future...bandwidth = wide e peen
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My current ram is faster than my first two computers.
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