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post #31 of 58
Patriot are up their mate, their top 3 in my books! Not many company's can provide ram that can run @ 4-4-4-2T at 1200mhz at 2.2v
4-4-3-8 2T at 1200mhz still at only 2.2v
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post #32 of 58
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Originally Posted by 18 is # 1 View Post
Most of the sticks you mentioned use the same ICs (Powerchips). The difference between them is the heat spreader (worthless as these ICs run cool), and binning (separation of ICs by quality). GSkill is a good quality product, but be sure to buy the speed that you need (or higher) as they frequently don't OC past their spec.
Of all the brands mentioned, the best RAM OC results have been with Team first and Dominator second.
Proof?
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Proof?
Proof of what. GSkill doesn't OC well...read the threads and people's responses. There is generally a 50/50 chance that a GSkill stick will do more than 50 MHz over spec.
Prof of Powerchips....unfortunately Ramlist hasn't been updated for sometime. Micron high density chips don't OC well (hence why Ballistix 2x2 aren't very good). Powerchips are used in Corsair (you can read their forum and the reps will confirm) as well as Mushkiin. You can infer by their performance characteristics (2.1v, 4-4-4-12 800, 5-5-5-15 1066, run cool, doesn't scale well with voltage, etc..) that almost all of these 2x2 kits are. I found out by reading here and in other forums. rOOn (as in Ramlist) and -n7- are great sources for information. They also have pictures of the ICs (although I'm too lazy to find them for you right now). I suggest searching for Powerchips if you need further info.
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Thread Starter 
I think ill ge going for the
Mushkin XP2-8500 4 GB
http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/M...500-4GB/4.html

over the

G.Skill F2-8800 Pi Series CL5 4GB Kit
http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/G...D-4GBPI/4.html

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I think ill ge going for the
Mushkin XP2-8500 4 GB
http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/M...500-4GB/4.html

over the

G.Skill F2-8800 Pi Series CL5 4GB Kit
http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/G...D-4GBPI/4.html

Unless someone convinces me im dooing the wrong thing
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post #36 of 58
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Ohh yes, guy on another forum keeps telling me that pc2-6400 (800mhz) at CL4 are much better than pc-8500 (1066mhz) CL5

here is a product recomended:
GSKILL KIT 4GB DDR2 800MHZ PI BLACK
here is a review and they say real good about it.
http://www.legionhardware.com/document.php?id=779
    
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post #37 of 58
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Originally Posted by XiZeL View Post
Ohh yes, guy on another forum keeps telling me that pc2-6400 (800mhz) at CL4 are much better than pc-8500 (1066mhz) CL5

here is a product recomended:
GSKILL KIT 4GB DDR2 800MHZ PI BLACK
here is a review and they say real good about it.
http://www.legionhardware.com/document.php?id=779
Those will probably not run 5-5-5 1066.
The Mushkins can run 4-4-4 800.
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post #39 of 58
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Originally Posted by XiZeL View Post
Ohh yes, guy on another forum keeps telling me that pc2-6400 (800mhz) at CL4 are much better than pc-8500 (1066mhz) CL5
No, they're about equal.

Are you even OC'ing your sticks? If not, it's really not something to ponder too hard about. G.Skills, Mushkins, OCZs, or the Dominators will do you fine.

It also depends on how far your pushing your FSB with your CPU overclock.

FSB<400MHz = get 800Mhz CL4 RAM

FSB>400MHz = get 1066Mhz CL5 RAM

Quote:
Originally Posted by XiZeL View Post
here is a product recomended:
GSKILL KIT 4GB DDR2 800MHZ PI BLACK
here is a review and they say real good about it.
http://www.legionhardware.com/document.php?id=779
I have that kit so I can run them @ stock with my FSB. They run 4-4-4-12 800Mhz @ 1.9v.
 
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No, they're about equal.

Are you even OC'ing your sticks? If not, it's really not something to ponder too hard about. G.Skills, Mushkins, OCZs, or the Dominators will do you fine.

It also depends on how far your pushing your FSB with your CPU overclock.

FSB<400MHz = get 800Mhz CL4 RAM

FSB>400MHz = get 1066Mhz CL5 RAM



I have that kit so I can run them @ stock with my FSB. They run 4-4-4-12 800Mhz @ 1.9v.
So, will yours do 5-5-5 1066?
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