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opcing ram also helps in ocing proc obviously...fried my ballistix ocing as well but barely ne. On my third pair now (first time OC with this pair)....i'm thinking of selling the brand new RMA kit and getting a a 4 gig g skill kit.

now back on topic haha yea ocing ram will show some increase in windows/programs loading but with the ballistix you def have to be careful.
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What program can I use to test the new sticks of RAM?

I have Vista x64.
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To test the RAM sticks in your system is a MemTest.

http://www.memtest.org/#downiso

Its a diagnostic tool, You boot it of CD when BIOS is posting, and it will diag the sticks to make sure they are alright and dont have bad sectors.

Also to make sure Window's recognize all your RAM (of couse if your using 64bit your fine) go to your system properties and make sure it shows 4gb
    
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