Which should I choose? OCZ vs Corsair DDR3 Tags: Memory DDR3 Last response: December 28, 2007 3:44 PM in Memory Share e-ville December 28, 2007 1:06:26 PM Hello, I'm helping a friend to build and choose hardware for his new pc, and we are now picking RAMs well, these are the candidates : OCZ Platinum EB XTC 2GB Kit (2x1024MB) DDR3 PC3-14400 1800MHz or Corsair TWIN3X2048-1800C7DFIN G Dominator DDR3 7-7-7-20 2x1024MB 1800MHz DHX Heat Spreader <-- 30-40$ cheaper other specs are gonna be: Asus P5E3 DELUXE/WIFI-AP iX38 4DDR3-DIMM 2PCI 4PCIe SATA Raid Audio DUAL GB-LAN WiFi-AP Firewire Socket775 ATX Intel Core 2 QUAD Q6700 2.66GHz 8MB FSB1066 Boxed (with cpu-cooler!) Socket 775 BFG GeForce 8800Ultra OC 630MHz GPU 768MB DDR3 TV-out HDTV DUAL DVI SLI-ready RETAIL PCI Express ask if you need more waiting for a reply - eville More about : choose ocz corsair ddr3 e-ville December 28, 2007 2:11:11 PM could not edit so: OCZ Platinum EB XTC 2GB Kit (2x1024MB) DDR3 PC3-14400 1800MHz timings CL8 8-8-8-24 http://www.ocztechnology.com/products/memory/ocz_ddr3_pc3_14400_platinum_edition or Corsair TWIN3X2048-1800C7DFIN G Dominator DDR3 7-7-7-20 2x1024MB 1800MHz DHX Heat Spreader <-- 30-40$ cheaper timings CL7 7-7-7-20 http://www.corsair.com/_datasheets/TWIN3X2048-1800C7DFIN.pdf Maziar a b } Memory December 28, 2007 3:08:58 PM The CORSAIR one has better timings but the difference between them(the timings) arent much, so i say go for the one which is cheaper as MrsBytch said Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sailer December 28, 2007 3:44:13 PM This looks like an easy pick to me, buy the Corsair. I've used both Corsair and OCZ and like them both, so I've no bones to pick. Cheaper price and better timings make Corsair the number one, here. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources OCZ or Corsair for i7 build. Need help picking. Forum Corsair TX550M vs CX500W vs OCZ -ZS650W Forum OCZ ZX Series 1000W vs Corsair 1050W HX Forum Corsair DDR3 Dominator GT Or Kingston DDR3 HyperX Forum which psu should i go for? ( Ocz 600 vs corair 650) Forum 120GB : " OCZ Vertex 3" vs "Crucial M4" vs " Corsair Force Series GT" Forum Corsair vs ocz ??- which one?? Forum Corsair psu vs ocz psu - Which one?? Forum Which graphic card should I choose Forum OCZ GameXStream 700W versus Corsair TX750W (4x12V vs 1x12V) Forum OCZ StealthXStream 600w vs Corsair HX520w Forum BSOD using OCZ GOLD 3 x 2GB DDR3 in Core I7 . HELP!!! Forum SSD] Intel 320 120Gb/ Corsair Force 3/Crucial M4/ OCZ Vertex 3 Forum G.Skill vs Corsair ( DDR3 1333MHz) Forum Please help decide which memory to choose Forum Intel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 Forum Corsair Dominator Airflow Fan... is really usefull? Forum Which Board for my setup? Forum I'm going insane - Which Motherboard? Forum which would you choose Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !