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Old 18-10-08, 12:33 PM
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4*1gb or 2*2gb

What would be better for overclocking?

4 1gb PC2-8500 Sticks

or

2 2gb PC2-8500 Sticks?

Ill be getting 64 bit os so that means if i get the 2 x 2gb i can later upgrade to 8 gb

Well what do you think?

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Old 18-10-08, 12:37 PM
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What would be better for overclocking?

4 1gb PC2-8500 Sticks

or

2 2gb PC2-8500 Sticks?

Ill be getting 64 bit os so that means if i get the 2 x 2gb i can later upgrade to 8 gb

Well what do you think?
2 x 2GB will be better. Power consumption is lower, voltage is better managed and the memory controller has to do less work. Plus like you said you have space for two more then.
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Old 18-10-08, 12:39 PM
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Cheers thats all i need to know, close it plz.
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