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4gb cl7, or 8gb cl9 for the 2600k?

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this

or

this??
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Depends on what you are going to be doing with your computer.

For the average user or enthusiast, 4GB at faster timings would be the better option.
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if you do something that needs 8GB go for it, but for 90% of us its a waste
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4gb cl7
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I would stick with the faster RAM with better timings than an 8GB kit
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4gb cl9, lol.
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post #7 of 13
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bought the 4gb 2133 kit. did know there is such good shop in ireland lol

thank you all and rep+
Edited by bluepiglet - 1/14/11 at 8:11pm
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very nice but timings look a bit 9-11-9-28 (CL9). 1.6V I just hope they work for you man.
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post #9 of 13
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Originally Posted by munaim1 View Post
very nice but timings look a bit 9-11-9-28 (CL9). 1.6V I just hope they work for you man.
from the description:
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4GB G.Skill DDR3-2133 RipjawsX Series for the Intel Sandy Bridge platform. PC3-17000 2133MHz with timings of 9-11-9-28 (CL9). 1.6V dual channel kit, 2x2GB modules, 240 pins. Equipped with new style red RipjawsX Series heatsinks.
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compatibility listings.

ASUS Maximus IV Extreme
ASUS P8P67 DELUXE
ASUS P8P67 EVO
ASUS P8P67 PRO
ASUS P8P67-M PRO
ASUS P8P67-M
ASUS P8P67
Gigabyte GA-P67A-UD7
Gigabyte GA-P67A-UD5
ASRock Fatal1ty P67 Professional
ASRock P67 Extreme 6
ASRock P67 Extreme 4
Biostar TP67XE
it has to work unless g.skill is false advertising.
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post #10 of 13
go with choice number 1.
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