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I've been looking around a couple of weeks now to find a good price/performance kit.

Ideally, I'd like to have higher speed mems than DDR 800.

The Mushkin XP2-8000 (red line) is the cheapest non -6400 4 GB kit I've found so far.
Here's a small list I'm choosing between, they are all in the same price range:

Mushkin XP2-8000


OCZ DDR2-1000 ReaperX


OCZ PC2-8500 Reaper HPC


G.Skill F2-8800 Pi Series


Thanks in advance.
 
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231145

I have these, have had em for a couple of months now...booted up 5-5-5-15, 2.0v, stable as hell...I've read they can hit around 1100 speeds, ymmv. I have no need to go beyond 1000, it lines up perfectly with my CPU/System OC perfectly with the 4:5 strap.

And you can't really beat the price without a rebate. I highly recommend them! :toast:
 

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Yeah, I read the review on those here on TPU. They seem pretty good.
 

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Neither of these kits above are on the QVL for either Pro or Deluxe P5Q. The PI are quite new, and I have yet to see them on a P5Q board.

Do I have to worry about them not being on the QVL?
 
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I have used a 1gb single stick of ocz pc6400 reaper on my board,it worked fine.
 

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Does Ket's modded bios for the p5q pro support the Gskill Pi ram? i am also looking at that setup.
 
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G skill are awesome. My 20 dollar DDR2 800 easily overclocks to 1066.
 

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