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4GB 2000 vs. 8GB 1600.

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Hey all. Was wondering what would be better to run? I have now 4GB of the Super Talent DDR3 2000. After that deal on Newegg today for 8GB of Ripjaws for 75 bucks I couldn't pas it up. I am sure they will OC and I can tighten the timings but overall what would be better to run?

4GB of Super Talent

or

8GB of Ripjaws

Thanks in advance. (Hope to see redhat and xd in here at some point )
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8GB Ripjaw.
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4 gb @ 1600 6-6-6(OC) VS. 8 gb @1600 6-7-6 or 7-8-7(OC).
This is the question that should have been ask.
Forgot to add.
There is a high possibly the 4 gb can hit 2000 7-7-7, which beats 8 gb 1600 6-7-6.
Edited by dixson01974 - 2/16/11 at 5:09pm
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Most likely those Ripjaws will max out at 7-9-7 or something. They are 4GB DIMM, not 2GB DIMM, and won't OC as far.
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So in short I will be better off with the 4GB then the 8GB then?
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