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I am willing to purchase from any website as long as the kit is reliable. I was looking at some g skill ram kit but I've read some bad reviews about one ram stick being DOA and I prefer that not happening. I forgot to mention it will be a ddr3 kit for my i5 3570k.
I'm currently considering this set of ram because of all the good reviews it has received.
Edited by Imports>Muscles - 8/22/12 at 11:11am
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G.Skill, Kingston, Corsair, Samsung, and Crucial have good memory.

I have used G.Skill for years and have not had one dead stick. You can get a bad stick in any brand of memory..
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Newegg has corsair vengeance for around $35 I believe today for one of there shell shocker deals right on their homepage.

Edit: it's $38.99 from 1pm PDT to 2:59 PDT today

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Edited by Sqrldg - 8/22/12 at 11:23am
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I would just buy that Samsung RAM you posted, I have two kits and they overclock like mad.
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Yep, Samsung is probably the best you can get. Overclocks well.
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The Samsung kit.
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Well, just to let anyone that was wondering what kit I bought, I went with the samsung kit.
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Originally Posted by Imports>Muscles View Post

Well, just to let anyone that was wondering what kit I bought, I went with the samsung kit.

Awesome, hope you enjoy it! thumb.gif
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Intel 730 Series 240GB SSD Crucial BX100 1TB SSD Asus DVDRW Noctua NH-D15 
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Opteron 4226 6 core Valencia 2.7GHz Opteron 4226 6 core Valencia 2.7GHz Asus KCMA-D8 Nvidia GT 520 1GB DDR3 
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32GB (4GBx8) Kingston 1066 ECC DDR3 (4x) Hitachi 500GB 7200RPM HDD's out of an old NAS Lightscribe CD/DVDRW Xubuntu 16.04 
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Intel 730 Series 240GB SSD Crucial BX100 1TB SSD Asus DVDRW Noctua NH-D15 
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Antec 1100 V2 Razer Deathadder Elite Steelseries QCK Heavy Plantronics Rig 500e 
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
Opteron 4226 6 core Valencia 2.7GHz Opteron 4226 6 core Valencia 2.7GHz Asus KCMA-D8 Nvidia GT 520 1GB DDR3 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveOS
32GB (4GBx8) Kingston 1066 ECC DDR3 (4x) Hitachi 500GB 7200RPM HDD's out of an old NAS Lightscribe CD/DVDRW Xubuntu 16.04 
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