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    Should I buy RAM now?

    Hi All,

    Quick question. I will be looking to build a new Gaming PC at some point in the (reasonably) near future, and am thinking of going for an Intel build, rather then upgrading my AMD rig. I am probably gonna go i7, and my question is, should I buy some RAM now, seeing as prices are pretty low? And if so, what? I'm not really working to a budget ATM, as I haven't sat down and worled it out, but don't want to pay more for the RAM later on down the road.

    What does everyone think?

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    Re: Should I buy RAM now?

    Yes RAM has never been so cheap...

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    Re: Should I buy RAM now?

    Can do. Any 2x4gb sticks of DDR3 1600 1.5v ram.

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    Re: Should I buy RAM now?

    Quote Originally Posted by DR View Post
    Yes RAM has never been so cheap...
    This. never been cheaper for DDR3

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