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post #11 of 43
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Originally Posted by onlycodered View Post
I just recently got a pair of 1GB 1066MHz sticks for only $60. And before that, I bought a 1GB stick for only $20. How is that not cheap?
Not saying it isn't cheap, saying it will be cheaper.
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post #12 of 43
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Have fun with those... Most new Ballistix die after a week or 2

Ram is cheap as hell though... my 2x2GB Team Xtreem kit cost £70 posted... and that's about £50 less than i paid for 4x1GB of Ballistix a few weeks before that.
I've heard - but worst thing that happens is I'm out $20. Besides - sometimes on RMA you'll get better stuff back.
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post #13 of 43
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The net loss expanded to $236 million, or 30 cents a share, from $225 million, or 29 cents, a year earlier. Sales rose 16 percent to $1.5 billion in the period ended May 29, the Boise, Idaho-based company said in its filing.
Sales up 16% but a net loss of $236 million. Wonder how much of that loss was from D9 RMAs.
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post #14 of 43
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Micron Technology, regarded as the American DRAM perfectionists, have posted record losses according to a recent Bloomberg report. The net loss expanded to $236 million, or 30 cents a share, from $225 million, or 29 cents, a year earlier. Sales rose 16 percent to $1.5 billion in the period ended May 29, the Boise, Idaho-based company said in its filing.
LOL, to many RMA's
post #15 of 43
The plummeting already took place.. (from over $200 for a decent 2GB kit to around $50 for a similar kit now). Not gonna go down any more
    
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post #16 of 43
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The plummeting already took place.. (from over $200 for a decent 2GB kit to around $50 for a similar kit now). Not gonna go down any more
aww that blows, wouldn't mind paying $20 for a 2x2GB PC2-9600 DDR2-1200 kit.
post #17 of 43
I remember buying some 2x512MB DDR2 533 for ~$100. These prices sure are cheap compared to what they were.
    
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post #18 of 43
Look at it this way (as in, relatively).... out of all the main components for a modern PC (CPU, Mobo, HDD, GFX card, PSU, and RAM) the RAM is quite often the cheapest.
    
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post #19 of 43
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I ordered this crucial 2x1GB set for $20 after MIR a few days ago
lol true true but I mean without MIR. MIR's suck.
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post #20 of 43
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So where are my price drops?
So you would also think $0.0000000001 is expensive too..?

Seriously get used to that PC parts don't cost the way a 6 year old kid wants to, and besides it is still helluva lot cheaper over there than here...
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