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Old 01-23-2006, 08:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default A good OCing RAM?

how about this?

OCZ Titanium 1GB 184-Pin DDR SDRAM Unbuffered DDR 400 (PC 3200) System Memory - Retail

Would there be a cheaper, better type of RAM? Or should I get this?

OCZ Gold Edition 2GB (2 x 1GB) 184-Pin DDR SDRAM Unbuffered DDR 500 (PC 4000) Dual Channel Kit System Memory - Retail

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Old 01-23-2006, 08:19 PM   #2 (permalink)
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iam using geil ram,seems very good


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Old 01-23-2006, 09:06 PM   #3 (permalink)
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The DDR500 has a better warranty (they will back higher voltages).

I'm not sure which DDR400 kit you have but a few models like GX are the same as the DDR500 but without the support. They also test the DDR500 better.
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Old 01-24-2006, 01:05 AM   #4 (permalink)
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i say don't get either get the g.skill GBFX if u want some reasonably priced good overclocking 512mb sticks (the pack is 2X512)
those sticks are gaurenteed TCCD so u should hit 500mhz no probs and quite a few have hit 600mhz

if u want to go the gaurenteed overclock path then these rock

and for 2gig goodness u can't beat these

only thing to remember is that g.skill workes best with dfi and msi work fine on the whole

if u must get 1 of the two above then the second will allow u to overclock while the firt won't (the titanium serieris have been below par overclockers from what i have seen) if u wanna oc then get the top but it would be better to get g.skill
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