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Ok guys. I can't help myself... I may spend the extra 90$ (55 after a 35 mail in rebate) And get OCZ 2GB PC4000 EB Platinum Edition Dual Channel DDR Kit (2 x 1GB - $334.95 After $35 Mail-in Rebate) instead of OCZ 2GB PC4000 Gold Gamer eXtreme XTC Edition Dual Channel DDR Kit (2 x 1GB).

Do you think it'll be a vast improvement? I'm getting the A8N32-SLi mobo.

Oh and this: OCZ 2GB PC4000 Platinum XTC Edition Dual Channel DDR Kit (2 x 1GB). It's 5$ less than the other OCZ platinum I listed with the mail-in rebate. I gotta know ASAP so I can get this RAM by Thursday...

EDIT

To compare easier: (Prices in CAD)
~OCZ 2GB PC4000 Gold Gamer eXtreme XTC Edition Dual Channel DDR Kit (2 x 1GB)...$279.96
~ OCZ 2GB PC4000 Platinum XTC Edition Dual Channel DDR Kit (2 x 1GB)...$329.95
~OCZ 2GB PC4000 EB Platinum Edition Dual Channel DDR Kit (2 x 1GB - $334.95 After $35 Mail-in Rebate)... $369.95
    
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No I don't think there would be THAT much of an improvement.
Why dont you get some G.SKILL. These are really good here
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g. skill hasnt been performing to well lately for several people. I cant reccomend the g.skill much now the ocz will be nice but thats a big chunk o change for some ram. You could get some team xtreem cheaper than that and better.

http://www.tankguys.biz/team-xtreem-...d2fe68bb57a9fc
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then maybe i'll stick with the gold xtc. i like the looks of it with the heatsink and i want it to oc well.
    
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g. skill hasnt been performing to well lately for several people. I cant reccomend the g.skill much now the ocz will be nice but thats a big chunk o change for some ram. You could get some team xtreem cheaper than that and better.

http://www.tankguys.biz/team-xtreem-...d2fe68bb57a9fc

Yes, go for the xtreem..go on....you know you want to...
    
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naw, it isn't at my local store which has cheapest prices anywhere. i'm not gonna bother ordering online, paying shipping and all that other bull crap
    
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