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Old November 11, 2011, 11:52 PM
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Default Any comments on the G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3 1600 9-9-9-24 RAM?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231428

Any comments on the quality of this set of RAM. How's the overclocking potential? I've cancelled my order for 4 pairs of Corsair Vengeance just because of the reputation of G.Skill's RAMs. I'm planning to buy two of these G.Skill packages and use them in a 4x4 configuration for a total of 16GB of RAM in either an Intel or AMD setup.
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Old November 12, 2011, 07:24 AM
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G.Skill RAM is definitely top-notch. I and many people I know use it, it is great stuff.
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Old November 12, 2011, 07:41 AM
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good decision

corsair ram bottom of the list for me

gskills does not cheap out on ics or bin tight like corsair
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Old November 12, 2011, 07:58 AM
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Have had very nothing but great consistent experiences with G.Skill memory.
Btw, I just purchased 8GB 1600Mhz DDR3 Kingston HyperX for $38 from NCIX so that may be a contender as well but the majority of my builds have used G.Skill and for good reason.
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Old November 12, 2011, 09:18 AM
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I have that kit running along with another ripjaw 2x2GB kit, great ram no problems whatsoever.
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Old November 12, 2011, 09:51 AM
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Running two of these kits for 16GB on my P8P67 Deluxe and haven't had any issues. Solid stuff and inexpensive too.
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Old November 12, 2011, 10:41 AM
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Good Ram, 1600mhz with decent timings at only 1.5v, but I wasn't able to clock my friend's set to 1866 even with looser timings and more voltage
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