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post #1 of 10
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im looking on newegg, and they have some refurbished OCZ platnum enhanced latency ram 2x512 for 135, down from 199.99. should i get this? i cant really afford 200 bucks for 1gb of ram... on a budget here, and im actually going to buy everything from zipzoomfly.com as they are saving me about 100 bucks total. what are your opinions on refurbished ram?
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post #2 of 10
It should be fine, but see what their return policy is just to be safe.
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post #3 of 10
If im not mistakeing OCZ has a lifetime warranty, shouldnt that extend to refurb stuff?
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post #4 of 10
It might be for the original buyer only... Some companies have a limited warranty (if any) on refurbished products. Like I said, check with them before you buy it.
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post #5 of 10
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that stuff is actually ddr, and now that ive decided on an intel system i need DDR2... so its pretty pointless. can anyone reccomend a CHEAP yet good 1gb kit? by cheap i mean like 105-120
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post #6 of 10
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wow, just found G.skill 2x512 for 68.99!!!! its ddr533, but reviews say someone has overclocked it to ddr2667@ 5-5-5-12.

gonna get 2 gigs
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post #7 of 10
if you mean DDR 2 267, you cant interchange DDR and DDR2 ram. so your SOL. sorry. (that speed is non existant anyway)
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post #8 of 10
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Madkat
if you mean DDR 2 267, you cant interchange DDR and DDR2 ram. so your SOL. sorry. (that speed is non existant anyway)
no, ddr2 667. im fully aware that you cant interchange the two.
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post #9 of 10
you'll prob get more help if you post in the intel memory forum
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post #10 of 10
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Originally Posted by soloz2
you'll prob get more help if you post in the intel memory forum

its ok, i posted this when i was still considering an AMD system. i went ahead and ordered the pressler dual core cpu/ddr2 mb.2 gigs for 139 bucks !!
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