• This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn more.

Is Ultra memory good?

lancer

There is no answer!
Political User
#1
I'm thinking of buying 1gb 512mbx2 pf ultra mem, mostly because tigerdirect.com is having a sale of them, is this good memory and can i mix it with pny memory ok.

Thanks
 

lancer

There is no answer!
Political User
#2
I need to know this by tonight as i am ordering it for xmas. Do you think Kingston mem is better?
 

chastity

Moderator
Staff member
Political User
#3
From what little I've used Ultra it seems very good then again most ram is generally. As for mixing you could but it might cause problems, Kingston is good to but since Tigerdirect.com has a sale on Ultra give it a try as I said it seems good
 

zeke_mo

(value not set)
Staff member
Political User
#4
It says you have 3GB in your sig...why do you want another gig? Seems kinda point less to me
 

lancer

There is no answer!
Political User
#5
Zeke you jumo to conclusions, i'm building another pc for my wife, but thanks for the concern lol :)
 

American Zombie

Administrator
Staff member
Political User
#6
I would buy Corsair or Crucial and forget Tigerdirect as it is a joke to me.
Crucial's site always has rock bottom prices and is one of the best memory you can buy (Crucial is Micron).
 

American Zombie

Administrator
Staff member
Political User
#8
From what I read that memory is no name brand DDR 400 PC3200.
So what is ULTRA about it?
I doubt no name brand is gonna be able to give aggressive ram timing.

Also, the price shown is after rebate which means you pay regular price up front.

Buying no name memory may be asking for trouble and as far as Tigerdirect I have read more bad things about them then good.
 

ep0niks

OSNN Junior Addict
#9
Ultra DDRAM are generic branded.. i've bought 512mb like 3-4 months ago for one of my client but they work well.. Kingston, Crucial and Corsair are WAY better
 

lancer

There is no answer!
Political User
#10
ok thanks i've looked into crucial and the prices are the same as kingstons, so i guess its a toss up between them
 
#12
I've got the corsair value select and that's not even too bad, the full shabang kicks ass (my mates pc's a prime example) He bought direct, best prices as already said.
 

ming

OSNN Advanced
#13
from what i understand, only crucial uses memory made by micron, while others get theirs from samsung...
correct me if i've missed other manufacturers that supply memory to the brands that you purchase.
 

Members online

No members online now.

Latest posts

Latest profile posts

Hello, is there anybody in there? Just nod if you can hear me ...
Xie
What a long strange trip it's been. =)

Forum statistics

Threads
61,961
Messages
673,239
Members
89,014
Latest member
sanoravies