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I am interested in buying Kingston value memory 2x1GB and they do not come with heat spreaders. Do i really need them and if so can I buy them seperate and add them to the module that doesn't have heat spreaders?
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heat spreaders are cool but not necessary
    
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Nay... you don't really need heatspreaders. You could buy them separately from ebay, but if your case cooling is good, heatspreaders aren't really necessary.
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No you dont really need them, and yes you can buy them separate.

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OCZ gold heat spreaders look cool though, ima get some with my ram when i get it
    
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