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Old 01-26-2006, 10:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Budget Oc RAM??

hey whats a good ram that can oc quite a bit but also not too expensive. (2x1024)

my mobo is the msi-k8n neo 4-f
and my CPU is the x2 4400+

all i want to do is get the 4400's speed equal to the 4800 or even better... FX-60
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Old 01-26-2006, 11:11 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Well you could just get a valueram and try overclocking it, you wont get great results though. I got my valueram 25 mhz overclocked without any problems, havnt tried going further.
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Old 01-26-2006, 11:29 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Alright, here are my suggestions for some RAM, depending on how much you want to spend.

Value RAM - G-Skill Value Series (2 x 1GB)...$148

If you'd like to spend a little bit more, this Muskin RAM is very nice.
Mushkin PC4000 (DDR 500, 2 x 1GB)...$199

Currently that Mushkin is on sale with a mail-in rebate for $199 at newegg. There is a review at www.xtremesystems.org that shows the Mushkin EASILY reaching DDR500 speeds, and many times going up to 260 MHz or 270 MHz. If I had to buy RAM right now, I would go with the Mushkin.
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Old 01-27-2006, 01:05 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Yay Mushkin!

Anyway, my cousin has this GeIL RAM, and it made nearly 250 MHz (240-something) on his PC - I saw it! Not bad for $90.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820144310
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