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is this 16gb ddr2 a good deal?

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http://cgi.ebay.com/HP16GB-2x8GB-Dua...item19c4d01f08

found that 16gb ddr2 ram for cheap pricing and is HP brand

do they suck?
or shoud i get them?
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If you can get it for like $30, I'd say why not. Probably not the greatest RAM in the world, but if you can get it for cheap I don't see why you shouldn't take the risk.

You're going to get a lot of "you don't need 16GB" too, but whatever. I have 8GB and I'm happy with it.
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well why would people say i dont need 16gbs?

i mean i have 4gbs already, should i just stay at that? or look for 4gbs more?
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Cuz you never fully use it ....or at least most people dont use all of there ram
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post #5 of 7
Thats an auction with 1 day left... Price is going up you know that right?
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I would think twice about using ram like that. If you were running an HP server i would say go for it. Other then that i would just skip past that listing. My main reason for doing it. its dual rank and its slow as hell.
    
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ok i will not buy these sticks
thanks everyone!
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