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i bought gskill memory from newegg 4 days ago. the memory:gskill 3200 (2 x 1gb) i then saw a day later corsair 3200 2x1gb memory for 25 dollors less(119.00). the difference between them is the latency gskill:2.5 corsair:2. is it worth it to trade the gskill back for the corsair? their customer service sucks btw.
    
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With a lower CAS latency and lower price, the Corsair is definitely a better deal. It's just a matter of if it's a good enough deal for you to deal with their customer service since you don't seem too pleased with them.
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Originally Posted by Taeric
With a lower CAS latency and lower price, the Corsair is definitely a better deal. It's just a matter of if it's a good enough deal for you to deal with their customer service since you don't seem too pleased with them.
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anyone know if newegg will take care of the shipping?
    
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too late, the sale is over...
thanks anyhow. now to open the package
    
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While 2 is better than 2.5, outside of canned benchmarks, the difference would be minimal, I doubt you would have even noticed. The Corsair would have been a better deal, obviously (lower price, faster latency), but it's not like the g.skill is garbage.


I know it's over, and too late, but I doubt Newegg would have paid for shipping because you changed your mind about a purchase. I have dealt with their customer service on a couple occasions and have never had any troubles with getting defective or damaged merchandise exchanged. In that case, they certianly pay for return shipping. If you simply change your mind and return an item, I wouldn't see any reason for them to pay for it.
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