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 SolvedWhich of these PSUs are better? OCZ ZS 650W VS CORSAIR CX600 Forum which psu to choose OCZ or Corsair ( 850w )??? Forum SolvedCorsair SSD \/S OCZ SSD - Which one should I buy? Forum SolvedLost which gpu I should choose GTX VS R9 290(X) series Forum SolvedI7 4770 vs i7 4770k which one should I choose? Forum SolvedCORSAIR- AX760 vs HX850 , which one should I get Forum Corsair vs ocz??- which one?? Forum Corsair psu vs ocz psu - Which one?? Forum Corsair Vengeance DDR3 8 GB vs Kingston HyperX DDR3 8 GB. Which one is better? Forum Cryorig R1 Universal vs Corsair H100i.. which one should I get? Forum EVGA SuperNOVA 850 G2 vs Corsair AX760 which should I get? Forum Which PSU Would You Recommend: OCZ vs. Corsair Forum CM Quickfire Ultimate vs Corsair K70 both in cherry mx blue. Which one should I get? Forum Which PSU? Corsair vs OCZ? Forum SolvedAOC vs ASUS. Which monitor should I choose? Forum SolvedCorsair Vengeance Pro (Dual) 2X4gb ddr3 1866 CL9 (CMY8GX3M2A1866C9 vs G.Skill Trident X Dual 2x4gb ddr3 2400 CL10 (F3 240 Forum Case: Corsair 500r vs. NZXT Phantom - Which to choose? Forum SolvedWhich ram is better Corsair Vengeance DDR3 4 GB or G.Skill SQ DDR3 4 GB ? Forum SolvedWhich Corsair liquid cooler to choose for my CPU? Forum SolvedWhich RAM to choose? DDR3 1886Mhz Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !