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Quick RAM decision

Couldn't find any good comparison charts, so I came to ask.

I don't know what the performance difference between RAM speeds are, and it makes choosing a kit difficult. I'm deciding between 1866MHz, and 2133MHz. I'm willing to spend the extra money, but I don't want to waste if if I will see no performance gain whatsoever.

Here are the two I'm considering:

http://www.corsair.com/us/memory/intel-memory-upgrades/dual-channel-intel-memory-upgrade-kits/dominator-platinum-with-corsair-link-connector-1-5v-16-gb-dual-channel-ddr3-memory-kit-cmd16gx3m4a1866c9.html
and
http://www.corsair.com/us/memory/intel-memory-upgrades/quad-channel-intel-memory-upgrade-kits/dominator-gt-with-dhx-pro-connector-1-5v-16gb-dual-channel-ddr3-memory-kit-cmt16gx3m4x2133c9.html

Thanks!
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  1. BoRealBobadilla said:
    Couldn't find any good comparison charts, so I came to ask.

    I don't know what the performance difference between RAM speeds are, and it makes choosing a kit difficult. I'm deciding between 1866MHz, and 2133MHz. I'm willing to spend the extra money, but I don't want to waste if if I will see no performance gain whatsoever.

    Here are the two I'm considering:

    http://www.corsair.com/us/memory/intel-memory-upgrades/dual-channel-intel-memory-upgrade-kits/dominator-platinum-with-corsair-link-connector-1-5v-16-gb-dual-channel-ddr3-memory-kit-cmd16gx3m4a1866c9.html
    and
    http://www.corsair.com/us/memory/intel-memory-upgrades/quad-channel-intel-memory-upgrade-kits/dominator-gt-with-dhx-pro-connector-1-5v-16gb-dual-channel-ddr3-memory-kit-cmt16gx3m4x2133c9.html

    Thanks!


    Those seem to be 16 GB RAM units, which is most likely a LOT more than you'll ever need, most people don't even need 8 GB, so seeing how I don't think there will be any difference and that they are both 16 GB I would go for the cheaper one and save $90.00
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