?
Solved

which memory should i buy?

Posted on 2004-03-23
7
Medium Priority
?
271 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-10
Hi,
I'm looking for a simple 256 DD RAM for my new computer (abit motherboard).
Which brand should i choose (these are my only options):
A-DATA
KINGMAX
KINGSTON
MICRON
INFINEON
SAMSUNG

thanks,
Yoni
0
Comment
Question by:meFromMiddleEast
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
7 Comments
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:tmj883
ID: 10656939
The cheapest one with the best specs, unless you have some kind of brand loyalty, they are all good. T
0
 

Author Comment

by:meFromMiddleEast
ID: 10656985
But... I've been told that low quality memory might cause
damage to my computer.
Can i trust each brand?
0
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
Francois_IT earned 90 total points
ID: 10657014
well, i would say that kingston is the secound best and is life waranty.

i never heard that low qualyty ram can cause damage and YES, you can trust all brands but they might last a shorter time(that's if you keep the same computer for 5 year or more...)

Kingston is a well known brand and you might pay the extra buck and have no worries :)
0
Does Your Cloud Backup Use Blockchain Technology?

Blockchain technology has already revolutionized finance thanks to Bitcoin. Now it's disrupting other areas, including the realm of data protection. Learn how blockchain is now being used to authenticate backup files and keep them safe from hackers.

 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:Boling
ID: 10657184
Micron, a/k/a Crucial, is quite good.  Lifetime warranty.  I use them exclusively.  Installed 250-300 sticks with no failures.

Hope this helps.
0
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:tmj883
ID: 10657516
I use Kingston and Micron, for various apps., and as above, life warranty, but never had a failure on Value RAM, HyperX, Micron or Crucial...correct specifications and price are more important than a particular brand within reason...don't buy unbranded memory from "Midnight Computer and Auto Parts Co.". The brands you list are all reputable, use a reputable dealer...T
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:PoeticAudio
ID: 10660047
I don't remember what issue it was... but Maximum PC rated Kingston as the best RAM...
0
 

Expert Comment

by:getsome112
ID: 10660223
Kingston... dont buy anything else they are 100% tested and have a lifetime warranty so they will work no doubt
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Port Scanner

Check which ports are open to the outside world. Helps make sure that your firewall rules are working as intended.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Moving your enterprise fax infrastructure from in-house fax machines and servers to the cloud makes sense — from both an efficiency and productivity standpoint. But does migrating to a cloud fax solution mean you will no longer be able to send or re…
This article will show how Aten was able to supply easy management and control for Artear's video walls and wide range display configurations of their newsroom.
Michael from AdRem Software explains how to view the most utilized and worst performing nodes in your network, by accessing the Top Charts view in NetCrunch network monitor (https://www.adremsoft.com/). Top Charts is a view in which you can set seve…
In this video you will find out how to export Office 365 mailboxes using the built in eDiscovery tool. Bear in mind that although this method might be useful in some cases, using PST files as Office 365 backup is troublesome in a long run (more on t…

770 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question