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Heres a review for the OCZ reapers (different ramsinks though?)

http://www.virtual-hideout.net/revie...GB/index.shtml

EDIT: they're the reaper X model - should look before posting :slaps head:
the heat pipe thing could get in the way since ill probably be getting a tuniq
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Dude, seriously, stay away from the Rosewill PSU's. Grab a Corsair, you won't be disappointed.
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Dude, seriously, stay away from the Rosewill PSU's. Grab a Corsair, you won't be disappointed.
ok ill look into corsairs
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Even a Thermaltake TR2 would suffice

Sorry, can't find anything on that specific geil RAM.
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Even a Thermaltake TR2 would suffice

Sorry, can't find anything on that specific geil RAM.
thats fine im going to get the geil anyway seems to be good, and im looking at other psus right now.
EDIT~ could get two sets of the 2x1gb for about the same price as 2x2gb, i might do that.
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post #26 of 41
I wouldn't go for 4 sticks of RAM puts too much strain on voltage regulator on some boards-

How about this RAM-
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231112
Only $2 more and has some good reviews-
http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/GSkill/6400-4GBMQ
http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...d.php?t=126589

Just to throw a spanner in the works
You really want micron chips though...may be out of your price-range
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I wouldn't go for 4 sticks of RAM puts too much strain on voltage regulator on some boards-

How about this RAM-
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231112
Only $2 more and has some good reviews-
http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/GSkill/6400-4GBMQ
http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...d.php?t=126589

Just to throw a spanner in the works
You really want micron chips though...may be out of your price-range
timings seem a bit high on those but thats not too much of a problem thanks for doing the research ill look up these a bit more they seem to be a really good deal.
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post #28 of 41
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on a side note, does anyone know a good place to get wire sleeving?
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post #29 of 41
my suggestion would be to definately get that motherboard, and another cooler for your cpu...my AF7 is $20 bucks and performs like a champ. forget about getting more ram, its overkill if you already have 2 gigs.
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on a side note, does anyone know a good place to get wire sleeving?
I used to get them from local store. Price is good at online store but shipping isn't good.
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