Hyper X vs XMS Tags: Memory Product Last response: March 5, 2006 2:53 PM in Memory Share pengwin March 1, 2006 1:12:33 AM is there really a difference? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E1682... and this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E1682... ? the timings are a little bit different More about : hyper xms pharoah March 1, 2006 1:58:02 AM all i can say is ive used both types hyper-x and xms they are both excellent you cant go wrong with either pengwin March 1, 2006 9:20:30 PM good enough for me ty Related resources Corsair XMS3 Vengeance 1866MHz 2x4GB- CM Hyper Evo 212 - Forum First Build Corsair RAM: 1x8GB XMS vs 2x4GB Vengeance - Forum Cooler master 212 hyper evo vs cooler master x6 - Forum Corsair xms3 2x4gb 1333mhz vs team elite 2x4gb 1600mhz - Forum CM Hyper 212 Evo .VS. Zalman CNPS10X - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mpjesse March 2, 2006 3:12:44 AM The difference in timings would not have an impact on performance. I'd get the Corsair XMS if it were me. But I'm a Corsair fanboy so my recommendation is not and cannot be unbiased. -mpjesse pengwin March 4, 2006 3:09:12 PM if th ekingston coems with rebate for 77.99 ill buy that 77 bucks is good for cas latency 2 ram MadModMike March 4, 2006 3:16:32 PM Quote:if th ekingston coems with rebate for 77.99 ill buy that 77 bucks is good for cas latency 2 ram You shouldn't be caring about the CAS latency, the 3rd one, your RP (Row Precharge Time) is the one that affects performance the most, next is your RAS. 3-3-2-5 > 2-3-3-5. ~~Mad Mod Mike, pimpin' the world 1 rig at a time Heyyou27 March 4, 2006 3:36:58 PM Agreed. A lot of people say Kingston RAM sucks, but I've used both a lot in the past and have had no problems. pengwin March 5, 2006 2:53:28 PM plz explain timings to me i dont get it ? shoildnt smalle rnumbers be better? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedKingston Hyper X 3k vs Samsung Evo? Forum SolvedCosair XMS3 C11 or Kingston Hyper Blu C10 Forum SolvedSamsung 840 vs Kingstone hyper x and kc300 Forum SolvedZalman CNPS5X vs CM TX3 EVO vs CM Hyper 103 Forum SolvedZalman CNPS10X-Optima Shark's Fin Blade vs CM hyper 212 evo Forum SolvedCM Hyper 212x turbo vs Noctura NH-D14 Forum SolvedCM Hyper 212x turbo vs CM Seidon 120v Forum Corsair 2x512 XMS vs. 2x1GB Value Select Forum Solvedkingston hyper x 3k vs ocz tech. agility 4 Forum Solvedhyper x beast vs dominator gtx rams both 2400mhz Forum Deepcool Frostwin Dual Tower CPU Cooler vs Cooler master Hyper 212X CPU Cooler which is good for AMD FX 6300 Forum Cooler Master Hyper 212x vs Noctua D14 ? Forum Which one is better? Same Ram? (Kingston Technology HyperX 8 GB vs Kingston Hyper X Blu 8 GB) Forum SolvedCooler Master Hyper 212EVO vs Zalman CNSP10X Performa Forum SolvedZalman CNPS10X Performa vs Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !