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Old January 27, 2009, 09:40 PM
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I'm trying to build a halfway decent machine but also not looking to break the bank. I won't be doing any oc'ing for now. Can anyone tell me if this memory is half decent? it's HALF price at a local retailer!!!

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Old January 28, 2009, 09:21 AM
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It is ok, but given the high-quality of your components, why not splurge a wee bit more and go for a slightly higher-clocked 4GB kit such as this one.

4GB is no longer a luxury, it is a must
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I agree with Mac, nowadays 4GB is really where it is at with memory.
Although the Corsair memory is a good choice for you.

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I do plan to buy 2 of these kits. I'm a bit strapped for cash so I will use this for the first few months just to get the system up and running then sell it and upgrade to a high end 8gb kit. I just cant believe how cheap this stuff is.
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Nah, I don't think it's worth it IMO. It's 2x1GB DDR3-1066. You can get the same performance for cheaper if you bought a single 2x2GB DDR2-1066 kit than if you bought two of those, 4x1GB DDR3-1066...Kinda pointless... :(
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