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Asus P5q Pro

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Hi all. SOmeone help me out :) i just bought this mobo and the amount of differing ram out there is baffling. id like 4gb but dunno which way to go. do i HAVE to stick to the recommended sticks or not?


Many Thanks all
 

techjunkie

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Paulieg

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Try these sticks. The best I've ever owned (and I've owned over 25 different sets of DDR2). They are also priced right. I'm running 4x1GB currently at 1230mhz on 2.15v. There is also a Buffalo tech that is a member here. ;)

http://www.directron.com/fsx1066d2ck2g.html