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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820233198

so is it worth it? or should I just get a Gskill 8gb (2x4gb) kit and call it a day?
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I personally find 16GB to be a bit excessive but I guess it depends if you're looking to save the $30-$40 or not. Either way, RAM is pretty cheap but I find 8GB worth more than enough for gaming and heavy multitasking.
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I personally find 16GB to be a bit excessive but I guess it depends if you're looking to save the $30-$40 or not. Either way, RAM is pretty cheap but I find 8GB worth more than enough for gaming and heavy multitasking.

I see your bid and raise you with 'RamDisk'

There are cheaper ways to get 16GB though, like 2 of these: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231428
Save $30, kinda negating the above reason to get 8gb.
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Yup, that's a good deal. Unless you're set on using Corsair, G.Skill makes great RAM as well. Pretty good looking too might I add. thumb.gif
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