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    News - DDR2 memory spot price drops sharply

    An increase in supply has seen the price of DDR2 plunge by 15 percent since mid-November.
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    Re: News - DDR2 memory spot price drops sharply

    needs to be decreased to 50% hehe

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    Re: News - DDR2 memory spot price drops sharply

    Quote Originally Posted by j.o.s.h.1408 View Post
    needs to be decreased to 50% hehe
    meh, there is enough second hand stuff around now, and its only going to get more plentiful as people switch to 3
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    Re: News - DDR2 memory spot price drops sharply

    forget second hand stuff. i usually buy pc components brand new

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    Re: News - DDR2 memory spot price drops sharply

    well you would be buying ddr3 then now really, or sodimms, but their price has acted differently than the desktop stuff
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    Re: News - DDR2 memory spot price drops sharply

    I don't see any price reduction. NewEgg still has 4GB sets (2x2GB) starting in the $80 range.

    I agree that if it drops 50% I might think about getting some more.

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    Re: News - DDR2 memory spot price drops sharply

    I want the market to saturate again , that was fun , cheap memory everywhere

    It'll take a while to filter through to the retail channel Shotty.
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    Re: News - DDR2 memory spot price drops sharply

    will this mean cheap SODIMMS?

    (i.e. I've just ordered a 1gb netbook, and would rather like to swap it out for twice as much)

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    Re: News - DDR2 memory spot price drops sharply

    Quote Originally Posted by 12GaugeShotty View Post
    I don't see any price reduction. NewEgg still has 4GB sets (2x2GB) starting in the $80 range.

    I agree that if it drops 50% I might think about getting some more.
    NewEgg a US store? if priced like that in UK would def get some for the Mrs PC

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    Re: News - DDR2 memory spot price drops sharply

    Quote Originally Posted by Barrichello View Post
    NewEgg a US store? if priced like that in UK would def get some for the Mrs PC
    Yeah, NewEgg is a US only shop. No plans to invade us yet...

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