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Is this RAM any good? I'm looking at Crucial Ballistix , Mushkin Redline and OCZ Platinum Edition And gold. All in the DDR 500 range. Which of these would be best for my MOBO and obtaining an maximum OC?
    
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I have 2x512MB Ballistix DDR500. I'll let the screenshot talk for me, 292 is the highest shot I have, I can get into Windows at 296 but its not stable. Pretty sure its the CPU. I belive the RAM will do DDR600. This is at 2.9V.
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the ballistix (get tracers) have the best overclockabity of like all ram
the redline is pretty darn good from what i hear
id choose the platinum because of its timings
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also dont forget about this .... G.Skill

p.s. newegg seems to have droped all pc4800 ram... idk why.. just noticed it is gone. and muffin.... damn your modding abilities ... i am stuck @ 1.55 vcore
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those Gskills look real nice
id possibly chose those if I wanted 1 gig
nice post floyd, dude get an avatar lol
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got one.....
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You read my mind, I was just looking at this RAM (Crucial Ballistix Tracer) and was about to ask if it's worth it.

$89 CAD / $77 USD for 512mb of this RAM seems like a fairly decent price especially with what muffin has shown.

I definitely think this will be the RAM for my upcoming 3700+ build.
    
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got one.....
lol it definatly didnt load like 6 times
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post #9 of 14
If u got the cash go for the Ballistix tracer... I can run them from ddr400 2-2-2-5 1t to ddr620 3-3-3-5 2t , but those ocz's and g'skills are also good if u want good ram for under $200.
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Also if anyone can find the 2x1gb kits, post a link cause im looking to build another rig
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