As always your benchmarks are thorough and comprehensive.
I wonder how much faster this ram is than DDR2 @ 800/1066 in a realworld scenario... in other words if all things were equal(except of course the chipset and ram)would I really be able to notice a difference?
IMHO not enough to write home about.
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BigWop:2GHz memory speed with nothing more than a bump in voltage...that's no joke...
I agree and benches are nice, but will there be a tangible benefit for a gamer? I realize that's a pretty general question. My next board purchase will no doubt contain an X38 chipset and I'm debating between a DDR3 cappable model or 1 that supports DDR2 in which case I can simply slap the ram I already have in there.
Talk about one sweet memory kit, great job on the reivew.
I'd darn near kill to get my hands on a set of this stuff to replace
my current DDR3, that Crosair clocks like a MoFo..............
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