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post #11 of 20
A single step in CL is not worth that much difference.

I have 8-8-8-24 right now coming off a 7-9-7-24 kit from Mushkin and I didn't even see the difference when both at rated timings.

Go for the cheaper kit.
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lower cas is always better, but you can just lower the timings yourself.
 
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What about 2133 8-9-8-24 RAM tightened up to 2133 6-9-6-20?

Would 2133 6-9-6-20 be noticeably faster than 1600 CL7-9?
    
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Nice, just made the purchase, thx guys! By the way, I should've checked this before but is the G.Skill Ripjaws X Series only compatible with P67 MoBos? Because I may buy one of those new Z68 motherboards coming out instead..
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Nice, just made the purchase, thx guys! By the way, I should've checked this before but is the G.Skill Ripjaws X Series only compatible with P67 MoBos? Because I may buy one of those new Z68 motherboards coming out instead..
It will work fine. Z68/P67 are same family. Memory controller is in the CPU anyway.
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I'd get the cheaper 1.5v ones myself
And I don't know how true it is! But I've read over 1.5v can cause CPU damage on P67!
It can damage the IMC on the CPU if you use a lot of vcore. According to intel anyway.
post #17 of 20
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It can damage the IMC on the CPU if you use a lot of vcore. According to intel anyway.
I think you mean "According to someone at intel who thought voltage was RPM."
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I think you mean "According to someone at intel who thought voltage was RPM."
lmao.

yeah i am referring to that.
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I think you mean "According to someone at intel who thought voltage was RPM."
Lol

Alrite thx you all
post #20 of 20
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What about 2133 8-9-8-24 RAM tightened up to 2133 6-9-6-20?

Would 2133 6-9-6-20 be noticeably faster than 1600 CL7-9?
4gbxmd can go 7-9-7 2133, and 20% fast than 1600 CL7
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