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2600k overclocking with a lot of memory

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Does anyone know if the 2600k has issues overclocking if there is a lot of memory installed?

IIRC in the 1366 architecture having 6 sticks installed was a lot more difficult than installing 3.
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Probably, I would assume you best option is dual-channel kit with 2x4gb = 8gb.

I would say 4gb is enough, but even in games that feels a little low with vista or win7
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Go with 2x4GB, memory is cheap now unlike a year ago. Yes having more sticks sometimes does make getting stability harder to achieve.
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I haven't encountered any difficulties due to the amount of memory. Running 4 x 4 GB and CPU is at 5.2 Ghz.
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