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Corsiar was memory too and look where they are now.

But their cases, peripherals and memory mostly look fantastic. GSkill doesn't have a track record of having the best looking RAM.
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But their cases, peripherals and memory mostly look fantastic. GSkill doesn't have a track record of having the best looking RAM.

Best looking? No, but they aren't terrible.


But who here really cares more about looks than performance? G.Skill memory has always been a top performer.
    
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Not all "gamer" headsets are awful either... the Corsair Vengeance 1500/2000 really aren't bad, despite being USB headsets. Sound quality is plenty decent, though not audiophile-grade, they're comfortable, and in case of issues, Corsair return policy and customer support is beyond legit.

Just sayin'.

That being said, my next headset will probably be the PC350 if/when these Vengance 2000's ever die.
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More competition is always welcome thumb.gif
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Best looking? No, but they aren't terrible.


But who here really cares more about looks than performance? G.Skill memory has always been a top performer.

Certainly they do make well-performing RAM.

For myself how it looks is a significant part of my product choice. I keep my cases on my desk and if I am to be looking at them a lot it must look nice. I would rather have some LP sticks from Corsair than GSkill because they perform just as well but also look much better to me.
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Not all "gamer" headsets are awful either... the Corsair Vengeance 1500/2000 really aren't bad, despite being USB headsets. Sound quality is plenty decent, though not audiophile-grade, they're comfortable, and in case of issues, Corsair return policy and customer support is beyond legit.

Just sayin'.

That being said, my next headset will probably be the PC350 if/when these Vengance 2000's ever die.
Nor is the logitech g35. Nether are audiophile grade, but they're not terrible either. That being said, I can't go back to "gaming headsets" after getting a set of sennheiser hd 650's.
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Another piece of low-fi marketed as gold.
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Certainly they do make well-performing RAM.

For myself how it looks is a significant part of my product choice. I keep my cases on my desk and if I am to be looking at them a lot it must look nice. I would rather have some LP sticks from Corsair than GSkill because they perform just as well but also look much better to me.

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this is probably just a move to diversify their markets. memory is pretty volatile. same reason why corsair started making things other than just memory.
 
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I've had my Sennheiser HD 595 for 8 years now and only had to replace my ear cushions once. Completely comfortable and sounds amazing still. Gskill would have to blow my mind for me to even consider retiring my Senns to the music only deal.
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