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Old 05-14-2006, 03:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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how's this ram look?
mine just fried... so now i have an excuse to get new stuff

i like the timing and the price and the heatspreaders.. now i can finally bring up my cpu to 3.0 or higher hopefully...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820148009
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Old 05-14-2006, 03:56 PM   #2 (permalink)
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that's some fast ram there...and kinda cheap too

personally i would prefer blue heatspreaders...but yellow is perfectly fine
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Old 05-14-2006, 04:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
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not worth it , your better off getting 2gb ram
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820220040
$129.99 after rebate and very low timings 2-3-2-5 , their probably not the best choice for ocing , but youll have much more ram..
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231047
this one is really good and its 2GB!
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i want some ddr500 though so i have more of a roof when overclocking.
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A few of the reviews that I read said that this OCs really well.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231021

Hopefully that fits in your budget.
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eh.. turns out my ram didnt fry... just got dust in there .. >_< i really wanted some new ram! lol.. guess ill have to work alot this summer
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eh.. turns out my ram didnt fry... just got dust in there .. >_< i really wanted some new ram! lol.. guess ill have to work alot this summer
I had that problem too when installing new RAM on my old computer. When it started beeping like a mofo at me, I got scared. lol
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I have a pair of those red G. Skill 2gb. I got them to 240mhz stock timings at 2.9v

Not too bad for budget ram ehh?
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Jeez, i bought some G.Skill in December and at that time it was "Extreme Series" and now its value ram. Now that ram toxicity_27 linked too is cheaper and runs faster than what i bought.
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