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post #21 of 26
this stuff should be able to hit at least 260Mhz, and it's cheap for a 2x1Gb kit. also, you could always run a divider to get the most out of your CPU, so i wouldn't worry TOO much about what clock speeds you get from your RAM.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231021
post #22 of 26
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Originally Posted by Tobuk
this stuff should be able to hit at least 260Mhz, and it's cheap for a 2x1Gb kit. also, you could always run a divider to get the most out of your CPU, so i wouldn't worry TOO much about what clock speeds you get from your RAM.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231021
hmmm 3,4,4,8.... i dunno
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BTW, what's wrong with 4x512? 1gb of high quality, tight timing memory will get me by for atleast a year or so since i'm only playing CSS and dont really care to get into another game like bf2 or fear.

I can always add another gb (2x512) next year when I get bored with CSS unless there is reason to believe AMD doesn't like it 4x512. I've seen plenty of people on this board with that memory configuration..
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post #24 of 26
ocz platninum pc4000 are probably the best overclocking 1gb sticks you can get
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ocz platninum pc4000 are probably the best overclocking 1gb sticks you can get
That would cost over 300 bucks

soloz2, what do you think about 2x1gb (3,4,4,8) vs. 4x512mb (2.5,3,3,8 or something similar)? How much does it really matter for AMD?
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post #26 of 26
yeah, these are the best:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820227225

but g.skill makes some really good sticks too. the DDR400 have been known to oc better than the DDR500 ones.
I think it was one of these kits... can't remember which ones though
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231032
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231034
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