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Old 03-17-2004, 02:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default which one u think is better

which one is better for gaming, kingston technology hyper X 3200 or CORSAIR XMS 3200, for gaming? ( a gig of both )

if it was up to me, my sound system would be worth more then the latest and greatest comp.

-Gigabite 880 mobo
-AMD FX -8350 Black edition
-Kingston Hyper X 16gigs
-Western Digital 1Tb HD
-GeForce GTX 660Ti
-thermaltake 850watt psu
-logitech Z-55oo speakers
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Old 03-17-2004, 02:52 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Here is a link to a thread that is/was 2 posts below this one.


Originally Posted by FreeWill
Aquarius 2.... performs as well as urinating in your heatsink
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Old 03-17-2004, 04:56 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Technical answer: What are the timings for each?

Not-so-technical answer: Which has the cooler looking heatspreaders

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Old 03-17-2004, 05:28 PM   #4 (permalink)
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well there is the bit about having better timings, though i think the xms series is supposed to be a good bet, especially since it's corsair, w00t!
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Old 03-18-2004, 06:35 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Corsair XMS series.
Lian Li Aluminum Case
Intel D975XBXK2R Mobo
Core 2 Duo E6700 CPU
EVGA 8800 GTS Video Card
Corsair XMS 2 x 1gig RAM
Zalman 9500 CPU cooler
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