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I remember buying some 2x512MB DDR2 533 for ~$100. These prices sure are cheap compared to what they were.
My 2x1Gb PC4200 was $229 after MIR just 3.5 years ago. My 2x1Gb PC8500 was $119 w/MIR 1.5 years ago, and my current 4x1 kit was $129 after multiple rebates just a few months ago.
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I bought DDR2-1000 CL5 Ballistics back in the day for $330. This wasn't that long ago either.
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i'm waiting for those gskills to go down to like $50 and i'll grab 8gigs.
does anyone know whats the highest speed ram my board supports without overclocking?
Edited by spice003 - 6/28/08 at 11:08pm
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post #24 of 43
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I bought DDR2-1000 CL5 Ballistics back in the day for $330. This wasn't that long ago either.
Yea. My first set of RAM in summer last year cost me $100 after a $30 rebate. And those were Corsair XMS2s. They're only $20 now.
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post #25 of 43
guess that explains the rock bottom pricing of the ballistix
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I need some DDR400... I'm looking for a 1GB stick, but I haven't seen them for around $20-25 yet. They're about $35-40, so I'll wait... Only until then can I bring back the life of my old, trusty computer.
post #27 of 43
how is there not a demand for memory? it's not like applications and operating systems are getting lighter...
    
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post #28 of 43
Ram prices are ridiculous here, 6 euro for 512Mb(cheaper than going to the mcdonalds with a friend), 10 euro for 1Gig, 22 euro for a 2Gig stick.
4Gb sticks are around 80-100 euro.
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post #29 of 43
RAM and flash memory prices are so reasonable at the moment. I am notsure how long that will last but hopefully for as long as possible lol.
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RAM and flash memory prices are so reasonable at the moment. I am notsure how long that will last but hopefully for as long as possible lol.
Compared to what the Americans pay Enterprise our RAM isn't that cheap and the general selection here is pants.

Scan - probably the most used - only stock Corsair really here, Ebuyer another one of the biggest only really sell Corsair, Kingston and OCZ. Overclockers sell Geil and Gskill but not always too cheaply and they're not all that trusted by the consumer.

Sucks.
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