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Benchmarks - Overclocked
As with all of our reviews we pit the default speed system against the overclocked one in a head to head byte match. The results of our tests are below.
The OCZ Reapers did not respond well to timing changes and resulted in nothing more than a ton of instability. Because of this our overclocking efforts were concentrated on memory clock speed.
The effective overclock here is 1946Mhz.
Still, we got good results using the stock SPD timings of 9-9-9-28-1T, which is not bad considering there are some modules out there that cannot run 1866MHz with a 1T command rate.
The little bit of headroom in these modules does translate into some performance increases. For instance, in our real world benchmark the net result was a 7 FPS jump in speed. This might not seem like much but to the benchmark junky those extra frames are a pretty big deal.