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I need to purchase a new 16GB kit of RAM, the 3000mhz C15 kit is $10 more then the 2666mhz C16. Any real world benefit to spending the extra $10?
 

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3000 C15 has a better overall latency than 2666C15.
 
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G Skill has a Trident Z kit with 3200mhz c14 which is much better.
 

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I need to purchase a new 16GB kit of RAM, the 3000mhz C15 kit is $10 more then the 2666mhz C16. Any real world benefit to spending the extra $10?
Yes this is the bang/buck performance choice of RAM these days. You can probably also find 3200C16 at a similar price.
 

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I have that kit (3000mhz) and have it tweaked some, responds well without any voltage tweaking managed 1T and the 17's went down to 16 on the secondary timings, got them to C14 with a very mild voltage increase but I run at stock unless I am benching...… which is rare.
 
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OK, I went with the 3000mhz C15 kit but I expect mind blowing performance (on the verge of orgasmic) difference for my extra $10
 

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OK, I went with the 3000mhz C15 kit but I expect mind blowing performance (on the verge of orgasmic) difference for my extra $10
I wouldn't get my hopes quite that high ;)
 

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OK, I went with the 3000mhz C15 kit but I expect mind blowing performance (on the verge of orgasmic) difference for my extra $10
Well they will be up to 20% faster when you consider the increased speed and lower latency, anything further will be down to your OC skillz :D
 
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