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I found at my local Microcenter this memory,patriot ddr3 4gigs. Does anyone know if this is good. I felt is was to good to be true for $30

http://www.microcenter.com/single_pr...uct_id=0317832

Would i be better off with this ocz for $42?

http://www.microcenter.com/single_pr...uct_id=0317772
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ID stay away from ocz with them being out of the ram market now
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post #4 of 9
No, the patriot memory seems about the right price, it is $60 before rebate.

Also, don't buy ocz ram, especially ocz gold. It is crap.
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post #5 of 9
The Patriot is 1333 9-9-9-24, so that price sounds about right as you can get similar kits on newegg for that price.

I would go with the patriot over OCZ any day
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post #6 of 9
newegg he probly could get some ddr 1600 for that price or lower i know gskill tripple channel 3x2gig goes for right at 100 shipped.
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post #7 of 9
OCZ is moving away from RAM and strictly going to be dealing with SSD's. Patriot RAM is pretty good stuff. I would get the patriot if it were me.
post #8 of 9
1333 9-9-9 is crap ram + it needs 1.65V to do crap ram speed, i would stay away from it.
or hit it with a really large heavy stick.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820148262
same speed, same timing, less volts , less money, and an epic warranty.
Edited by redhat_ownage - 1/24/11 at 1:11am
post #9 of 9
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bal3Wolf View Post
ID stay away from ocz with them being out of the ram market now
And the mouse market.

I'd go for one of these pairs. If that MB is DDR3.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...odeId=1&name=6
Edited by letsgetiton - 1/24/11 at 1:18am
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