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Poll Results: Which RAM

 
  • 73% (19)
    Corsair Dominators GT
  • 7% (2)
    Kingston HyperX
  • 19% (5)
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post #1 of 25
Thread Starter 
Ok, So I am looking at getting some Higher Performance, Benching RAM for when running DICE and LN2 sessions.

So i am looking at either :

Corsair Dominator GT 2x2GB DDR3 2000 CL8

OR

Kingston HyperX 2x2GB DDR3 2133 CL8

I am hopefully looking at obtaining 900mhz min at cl6 or 7. Which one will be better for extreme clocking. They both cost pretty much the exact same locally.
   
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post #2 of 25
DomiGT's?
   
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post #3 of 25
Id go for the GTs, they apparently OC quite well and they're backed by Corsairs warranty.
Edited by JFuss - 3/17/11 at 9:15am
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post #4 of 25
Crucial Ballistix Red Tracers...oh so pretty
    
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post #5 of 25
I have heard the dominators overclock well, have not heard much about the kingston set

http://blog.corsair.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/2976.png
http://www.overclockersclub.com/reviews/tw3x1600c6gt_dominator_gt/images/dom_oc.htm

Do able with ln2
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post #6 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by SystemTech;12766623 
Ok, So I am looking at getting some Higher Performance, Benching RAM for when running DICE and LN2 sessions.

So i am looking at either :

Corsair Dominator GT 2x2GB DDR3 2000 CL8

OR

Kingston HyperX 2x2GB DDR3 2133 CL8

I am hopefully looking at obtaining 900mhz min at cl6 or 7. Which one will be better for extreme clocking. They both cost pretty much the exact same locally.

I've heard that corsair dominator gt is some of the best ram out in the market,so go with corsair,gskill trident is also a very good option
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post #7 of 25
Get the Corsair Dominator GT's.
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post #8 of 25
I had tried them before. The Dominator GT is lot stabler in high OC.
post #9 of 25
High end Ram choices are pretty much Super Talent and Elpida Hypers.
Then you have high quality RAM like the Corsair Dominators, Kingston HyperX, Patriot Vipers, Crucial Ballistix Tracer and GSkill PI.
Under that there is stuff like GSkill Ripjaws, Mushkin Enhanced Blackline/Redline, Corsair XMS, ADATA RAM, and Patriot Sector 5.
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post #10 of 25
The Corsair's you linked were deactivated.

I've had wonderful luck with GSKill Pi series. These would do you nicely.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231355&cm_re=gskill_pi-_-20-231-355-_-Product

Don't bother with the idiot reviews.

Listen to PhilWrir though, seems to know his stuff. Can't go wrong with most high end ram. I've just had great personal experience with G.Skill
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