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Hey all, I am going to be putting in 8GB of ram into my PC in the next couple of weeks. Reason is I do a lot of V/A work and also a big CAD user.

What I am really looking at is only DDR2 800's(a lot cheaper), BUT I'll be overclocking them.

Are there any 4GB(2x2GB) kits you will recommended over another?
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G.skill has some very good kits on Newegg for very good prices.
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Yes the G Skill F2 are good to about 1066 and worth the extra money.
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...+800+(PC2+6400)

Those are the three that came up for the Gskills, which one of the three would u say?
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I hear these are the best when OCing
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231145
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