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Hey all, I narrowed my choices down to the following:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231432

OR

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820226120

Both are about the same price. Thoughts?
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post #2 of 7
I'd go with Mushkin they've been on the market longer.
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post #3 of 7
i think that the Mushkin would be better.
post #4 of 7
id go gskill just cause they're 1.5V, more OC headroom

EDIT: although the timings on the mushkin's are really nice... hmmm
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Yeah, it is a hard decision lol...My only worry about the Gskill's is that the HS may be too high for my Hyper 212
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post #6 of 7
G.Skill is a Very Very Good Brand
So is Mushkin..

Both are very high quality so just pick whichever you want.
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post #7 of 7
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I think I will go with the 8GB set of Gskill for $100 when they come back in stock. Thanks!
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