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G.Skill DDR 500 2GB HZ is DEAD!!!

post #1 of 22
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My curiosity instigated an e-mail to G.Skill and what is the future of the DDR500 HZ series.
The reply, it is no more

EDIT: FYI, mine is not dead, the production of the product @ G.Slill is.

Hi

The DDR500 2GBHZ is out of production. The currently UCCC is not working good on DDR500 anymore. I am really sorry for this bad news.

Thank you
Yen
GSKLL USA REP



    
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ouch....

Socket 939 support is really going toward the end...
    
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Hmm... That must mean all UCCC @ 500MHz is a no go anymore.

That's too bad. They were good chips.

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well im glad i got mine when i did
    
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It's like how OCZ stoped with the VX because they were having too many problems with the BH-5. We will have a piece of history Duke
    
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post #6 of 22
That was some of the best RAM out there for the old 939/478 boards.
post #7 of 22
Aww , I was going to get it soon too.. what kind of 2GB RAM am I going to get now..


So if anyone's G.Skill DDR500 HZs die then they won't be able to RMA? Maybe get something else in the price range?
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Considering what happened to the RAM prices lately, there isn't much left for us OCers that won't cost an arm and a leg, if any good stuff can be found.

Don't know JackZ, I was poking all over yesterday and it's getting bleak fas for the high end stuff!
There is some good DDR400 still out there. better grab it up fast of ebay search.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by JacKz5o
Aww , I was going to get it soon too.. what kind of 2GB RAM am I going to get now..
Really expensive, that's what you're going to get. This explains why DDR is going up in price, no more supply.
post #10 of 22
I knew I sold mine too cheap.. ROFL... someone got a good deal.

Anyways... I bought them dirt cheap anyways myself also.

DDR2 prices are rising also... my RAM now sells for $317, while I bought it for $256 (it did peak at around $350 though)
    
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