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16GB RAM DDR3 2x8GB or 4x2GB which is better?

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  • DDR3
  • RAM
  • Intel i7
  • Computers
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Last response: in Memory
June 20, 2013 7:35:00 PM

I'm planning to setup new computer.
Win 7 64bit ultimate
i7 - 4770k
16GB RAM DDR3 2x8GB or 4x2GB which is better?

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a c 5355 } Memory
June 20, 2013 7:36:39 PM

2x8GB, less stress on the MC (memory controller) and allows for expansion. Also more DRAM unless you meant 4x4GB, still 2x8GB best
June 20, 2013 8:48:17 PM

Sorry, 4x4G vs 2x8G = 16G RAM
still 2x8G better?
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a c 5355 } Memory
June 20, 2013 8:49:57 PM

Absolute best way to go! Let us know how you like them ;) 
June 20, 2013 8:53:14 PM

I think i will get 2x8G
found out 4x4G more expensive than 2x8G
a c 5355 } Memory
June 20, 2013 8:54:34 PM

Cheaper too, makes it even better :) 
June 20, 2013 9:25:59 PM

Thanks.
a c 5355 } Memory
June 20, 2013 10:40:49 PM

No problem, let us know how it goes