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Old 07-21-2005, 05:04 PM   #11 (permalink)
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OCZ is very nice also. Get some el plat rev2 pc3200.

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Old 07-21-2005, 05:06 PM   #12 (permalink)
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agreed, performance is high with OCZ..

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Old 07-21-2005, 05:44 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Its not the brand but the type of chips used that counts. However, if you aren't going to overclock, then going with corsair value select is a good option. Better chips are usually made for overclocking, hence they have a high price premium. The chips i'm talking about are Hynix,TCCDs,and UTTs. With general use however, timings don't affect the enduser THAT much, and some nice corsair value select is perfect.

Even with overclocking, corsair value select is decent since with most motherboards, you can raise the fsb of the processor without raising the Fsb of the ram. However if you are doing this in an Intel system, you will get a performance hit.
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Old 07-21-2005, 06:35 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Originally posted by 003
Then you will have to OC the RAM as well. If you OC one, you gotta OC the other to keep a 1:1 ratio.

You know you can lower the ratio, and if you have a DFI board with ratio's you can do a nice overclock to the CPU with a slight overclock to the ram (or underclock to the ram)

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