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Old 12-21-2004, 11:45 PM   #1
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hey guys, i'm new here, just wanted to ask a question,

this is the setup i have right now

AMD ATHLON 64 (3200)
ASUS motherboard
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1GIG of ram <------here is the question, i need to know what brand name i should get and what you guys recomand for my motherborad
motherboard it's a K8V SE Deluxe, i would like to know if i should get 1gig of OZ ram or Corsair, or Kingston, bla bla bla,


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Old 12-21-2004, 11:47 PM   #2
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I like corsair the most. I would go with them or Kingston.
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Go with Corsair. No ram company can beat the Corsair Value Select's prices.

BTW Airiox, how much was your XMS ram?
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Well the stuff that I am getting now is XTRA LOW LATENCY and is $250, the one I have now was $200 and the value select was around $150.
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Old 12-22-2004, 12:37 AM   #5
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ya, but listen, i herd that you need a specific kind to each motherborad, if you guys know what i mean?
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Old 12-22-2004, 12:44 AM   #6
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ya ddr or sd ram
Your motherboard will be ddr, and get ddr thats clocked at 400mhz each stick or 450mhz.....thats what u want and if u find better get that, GET Corsair XMS, make sure it has a heat spreader....to get that ideal temperature, especially since amds run at higher temps than most processors
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mach u seem to have alot of money get what costs the most and is made by corsair and is ddr400 or w/e u desire
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LOL, you thought i didn't know if i had to get SDR or DDR, LMFAO, na na, i'm getting these found them


Corsair TWINX Dual Channel 1024MB PC3200 DDR 400MHz Memory(2x512MB) <----------these ones
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Yeah you'll be happy with that. I just ordered 1gb (512x2) 533mhz ddr2 Kingston ram, havent got it yet so i dunno how good it is or not yet. From what i hear, you cant go wrong with Kingston or Corsair as long as its the right type for your mb.
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mach i didnt noe how stupid u were, maybe u were some cat with alot of dough but didnt noe what to get.....dont make fun of me u didnt noe what brand of memory to get, ur the noob
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