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R2E and this ram? Will it work?

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G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin

If I buy 3 sets will it work in triple channel on a Rampage 2 Extreme?
    
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doesn't work that way. i really dont know how to answer that sometimes memory modules are different fr triple and just dual

maybe someone else can finish my sentence or answer
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I've heard that and also that matched ram will communicate in triple if it's the same stick as the packaged dual channel which these are.
    
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Should work, I've mixed 2 x 6Gb kits of different brands that have different timings & was running 12Gb, this was on x58, can't say for sure about SB but if you're talking about identical kits how picky can SB be?
    
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Should work, I've mixed 2 x 6Gb kits of different brands that have different timings & was running 12Gb, this was on x58, can't say for sure about SB but if you're talking about identical kits how picky can SB be?
It's for a 1366 board. I'm getting rid of SB already. Great stuff just not what I want. I bought the above sticks for SB but I think they will work for 1366.
    
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@Suprcynic

It probably going to work but not at rated speed, because run ram @ 2000 on a X58 board means that you are going to run your Uncore frequency at least at 4000MHz and that´s very stressful for the IMC, you have to push some high voltage through the IMC to make it stable.

Run them at ~1600 with tighter timing is a better choice if you ask me.


But then again, you never know until you have test them on the R2E, good luck
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