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    Corsair Dominators GT
  • 7% (2)
    Kingston HyperX
  • 19% (5)
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post #11 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dmac73;12767015 
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

I try. redface.gif
But I forgot to mention that Hypers were Made by Super Talent.
Finding them can be very hard as they are out of production IIRC.
Super Talent RAM can be found here.

As for everything else It starts to become rather muddy as to what is better than what. In everything but The highest end kits (Super Talent) Brand allegiance begins to mean more than quality differences as there starts to not really be a difference in anything but brand.
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i'd say dominator GT but ive had had problems a couple of times with their overclocks, but other times theyve done amazingly well. had some 2000 c8 at 1600 c6
     
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post #13 of 25
If you're gonna spend a lot of money on RAM, why not buy hypers?
    
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post #15 of 25
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my point exactly. If you're gonna spend a ton of money on RAM, why not?
    
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post #16 of 25
The Dominator GT 8-8-8 would be worlds better than that G.Skill PI Bullcrap. Hypers > everything else.
post #17 of 25
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I try.
But I forgot to mention that Hypers were Made by Super Talent.
Finding them can be very hard as they are out of production IIRC.
Super Talent RAM can be found here.

As for everything else It starts to become rather muddy as to what is better than what. In everything but The highest end kits (Super Talent) Brand allegiance begins to mean more than quality differences as there starts to not really be a difference in anything but brand.
Elpida made hypers, after they went EOL Super Talent got the rest of the stock to put in their mem modules. The super talent kits were actually mostly lower end hypers, the older dominator GT & mushkin, kinston, etc. kits were usually better if you can find some used.
STT were still fine, I got a couple of kits of them, low end hypers are still better than high end other stuff, but my Dom GT 1866 7-8-7 kit is better than my STT project X 2000Mhz 7-7-7 kit.
    
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post #18 of 25
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Originally Posted by FtW 420 View Post
Elpida made hypers, after they went EOL Super Talent got the rest of the stock to put in their mem modules. The super talent kits were actually mostly lower end hypers, the older dominator GT & mushkin, kinston, etc. kits were usually better if you can find some used.
STT were still fine, I got a couple of kits of them, low end hypers are still better than high end other stuff, but my Dom GT 1866 7-8-7 kit is better than my STT project X 2000Mhz 7-7-7 kit.
ohh... Nice fun fact

EDIT: The OP should buy elpida hypers btw
    
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post #19 of 25
Corsair Dominator all the way! I'm getting 4gb of corsair dominator (1600 though) on summer. I've been running corsair XMS3 1333MHz and they are great in performance!
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post #20 of 25
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Ok, Ended up getting Dominators, 1600 cl7. They should OC to 1600 cl5/6 though as was tested by a friend so hopefully they are from a good batch. The 2000 CL8, apparently suck and are really bad, and as mentioned, are being taken off the market, just hasnt gotten to us yet though so...They damn good looking none the less though

Thanks all.
   
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