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Old 03-17-2005, 11:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Which in your opinions is the best value gaming memory brand..

Corsair ?

I like Kingston and Corsair. For me it would just break down to the price.

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i can't chose between the two but i think kingston has an ultra low latency ram that is less expensive then corsairs low latency times.

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I was down to the line between Kingston and Corsair... ended up being Corsair because it was essentially two for one compared to Kingston. However, I don't really believe there is any noticeable difference between these or any brands--so long as the memory works and is stable, which they all should be, you must be fine :P
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memory is memory to me i would go with corsair name sounds cooler and there a newer company which in order to compete must deliver a good product
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I will definitely choose corsair~~~

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Has anyone been able to find any benchmarks to compare the different brands and latencies of memory? I personally don't see how a CL of 2.5 makes a huge difference compared to a CL of 3.

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I've heard a ton of really good things about Corsair. But Kingston's pretty good too.
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Just buy both of them, they both are one of the best companies.


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