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Old 12-02-2009, 12:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have an Asus P5N-D motherboard and I am looking for new ram (2x 2gb). I have crucial ballistix and I am on my 5th set because they keep dying on me. I am DONE with crucial. I am scrapping those pieces of junk. Im not sure what kind of ram my motherboard needs. sooo link some suggestions for ram! thanks guys
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Old 12-02-2009, 12:40 PM   #2 (permalink)
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ddr2 800 up to 2gb per slot.
Newegg.com - G.SKILL PI Black 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model F2-6400CL4D-4GBPI-B - Desktop Memory cas4 $94.99
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Newegg.com - G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model F2-6400CL5D-4GBPQ - Desktop Memory cas5 $85.99
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Wow didn't know RAM was still this expensive. thanks. think ill go with the 2nd one.
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Old 12-02-2009, 01:18 PM   #4 (permalink)
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It was a lot cheaper. You used to be able to get the blacks for $55.
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Yeah, the PI Blacks are great RAM. I bought them 8 months ago for $55. Sold them about a month ago for $70 .
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DDR2 became slightly more expensive when DDR3 went into flow blow mode..

the PI blacks have great user rattings and a choice award winner.
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