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Which memory to keep, OCZ or Corsair?

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Corsair.
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I am building my first desktop. I bought 2 different memory kits and am only keeping one. Which one should it be?

-OCZ 4GB (2 x 2GB) PC2 6400 OCZ2N800SR4GK 5-4-4-15

or

-Corsair TWIN2X2048-6400C4 2GB (2 x 1GB) CL4 4-4-4-12

I have a intel e6750 processor and Gigabyte GA-P35c-DS3R motherboard.

Should both of these work with my cpu/motherboard? Is one much better than the other, or is one better for overclocking? Is 4GB overkill?

Thanks.
post #3 of 11
If you are running Vista then keep the 4GB kit. You will need it...
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post #4 of 11
SVT it would relaly only do him good if running 64bit.


mbrockma what version does it ahve on the corsair ram. some are good some are junk and won't overclock.
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post #5 of 11
I've had both, I preferred the OCZ RAM..the timings are a bit slower, but overall, you can overclock it more and it's more stable for that sorta thing. As well, in the future, it'll be better to have 4 GB now instead of having to pay more later for it.
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post #6 of 11
for 64 bit os (x64) keep 4gb. 32bit os (x86) cannot use the full 4 gb.

i prefer OCZ because OCZ = lifetime warranty.

but i've never had ram die on me.
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post #7 of 11
4GB will be better than 2GB in Vista just as everyone else here has pointed out. Stick with the 4GB kit although Corsair C4 in 4GB would have been nicer
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post #8 of 11
Stick with 4 gb for Vista 64 bit. I'd pick Corsair overall...OCZ ram feels too much like value stuff.
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post #9 of 11
I actually do not physically have the Corsair ram yet (I do have the OCZ). It was on backorder from Frys but should be here this week.
post #10 of 11
ah if it is new ram chances are it won't be microns from my understanding. though they do have a revision 5.x I believe it is that might be new stuff??? that has microns in them.
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