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Old 01-25-2008, 02:12 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Newegg.com - A-DATA Extreme Edition 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Retail


Newegg.com - G.SKILL 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Retail

Newegg.com - A-DATA 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Retail

Newegg.com - CORSAIR XMS2 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Retail
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That g.skillz ram looks nice.
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What's wrong with your Ballistix?
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i think he wants 2 more
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Corsair XM2 TwinX M8 ...

Its good stuff .. ive got some
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If you want 2 more then go for the same Ballistix! It's cheap and overclocks like mad!
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I think its for his GF's build or her manager's build, but I found a great deal on d9 Micron Transcend aXeram on Newegg

EDIT: they went up $50...

go with the A-DATA
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Well I just got my RMA replacement of ballistix 5300s, popped them in alongside my 6400s and ran memtest86 for 30 min quickly as a preliminary test...

Of course great clockers as usual. I've had experience with about 6 sets of ballistix now and the worst clockers I have come across are these PC6400s that do 1200mhz @ 2.25v

Anyway this is what they are running @ now at the standard 2.2v

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vern your right, its either for my manager or my gf.
i just need to know which one is the best bang for the buck.

I might get the ballistix tracers for my gf since she wants her pc to be for of leds(dont ask me why)
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in that case the best that you listed is the first one. 4,4,4,12 800mhz
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