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    Places to buy 4 GB DDR2 PC6400 2x2gb kits

    Guys,

    I'm looking to get 4 gig of DDR2 PC6400 Ram in 2 x 2GB chips.

    Scan was the first option clearly, but they only have 1 kit and its over due with no known date, so I'm a bit out of options.

    Crucial.com does have the kits but they are massivly over priced and PC5300 only.

    Thanks for your experience.
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    oooh well done, well found.

    I looked on OC's this morning and it was marked as out of stock.

    well done and thanks
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    ughhh I hate buying from the devil
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    Well you don't have too, have a search using google price search (AKA froogle)
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    DDR2-800 is a bit hard to find, if you only want DDR2-533 4GB only cost $120 there

    Why not just 4x1GB?
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    Well you don't have too, have a search using google price search (AKA froogle)
    your right, however a few phone calls and emails and you'll find that most are awaiting stock or crappy products, it pains me to see it but with scan being out of stock overclockers proved to be the next best deal. However I know what they are like so I'll take my own risks on using them.


    Why not just 4x1GB?
    because I bought 8 gig
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    did you go with two kits of the OCZ in the end?

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    I was going to suggest Crucial, but going by the price i think i would have gone to the dark side too. The crucial kit is about £130 more :gasp:

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    did you go with two kits of the OCZ in the end?
    Yes I did, and I bought from OC. So we'll see how it goes.

    Steve are you aiming for feedback on if its any good in this configuration ?


    The crucial ram is expensive but in my opinion excellent quality however they didn't have an 800mhz DDR2 ram, it was all slower.
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    What you using 8GB for?

    £170 is really very reasonable, and quite tempting, for 2x2GB sticks. especially as it is DDR2-800

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    I am using 8GB for a a small virualised proof of concept process
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