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    I have motherboard GIGABYTE 78LMT-S2P
    MY current RAM is Transcend 4GB DDR3 1333 MHz

    If i buy a Transcend 4GB DDR3 1600 MHz ram and want to use it with my current ram will it be compatible?

    Thank You.

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    It will run at 1333mhz..


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    Quote Originally Posted by maheer.dhruba View Post
    It will run at 1333mhz..
    thank you for replying
    i meant that will it be compatable with my old one?

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    Here's what I think.

    Buy two sticks of 4GB Transcend 1600 MHz DDR3, and sell off the 4GB DDR3 RAM you currently have.

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    You can have a look at the Team Elite series RAM as well.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fox Mulder View Post
    Here's what I think.

    Buy two sticks of 4GB Transcend 1600 MHz DDR3, and sell off the 4GB DDR3 RAM you currently have.
    How much would that sell for? i still have my cash receipt of it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VANGUARD View Post
    You can have a look at the Team Elite series RAM as well.
    For performance wise i heard they are not that good. well they are certainly cheaper.

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    Quote Originally Posted by s4gk View Post
    How much would that sell for? i still have my cash receipt of it.

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    For performance wise i heard they are not that good. well they are certainly cheaper.
    find another ram kit in the country which delivers 16-16-16-36 in 3200Mhz.

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    Quote Originally Posted by s4gk View Post
    For performance wise i heard they are not that good. well they are certainly cheaper.
    They have said that about "MSI" when they were "Micro Star International"...I have heard that about "Zotac" before they were factory ocing the tihs out of those amp extreme cards..."AsRock" was a puny cheap subsidiary for Asus once...even the great "Asus" is not so great when it comes to their early product series...

    Every tech company starts yttihs...it's the innovation, reliability and the gimmick that makes them popular with general consumers...In my opinion, "performance wise" Team is directly competing with G.Skill & Corsair in Bangladeshi market...so it's unfair to mark them as "not that good"...(here's a nice thread though it's bit old Is Team Elite RAM any good?)

    (On Topic) However, in your case, I would encourage you to get a second hand 1333 memory instead of getting a new one...maybe something like this would do (Transcend 4 GB DDR3 1333)...
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    Quote Originally Posted by kaziishan View Post
    They have said that about "MSI" when they were "Micro Star International"...I have heard that about "Zotac" before they were factory ocing the tihs out of those amp extreme cards..."AsRock" was a puny cheap subsidiary for Asus once...even the great "Asus" is not so great when it comes to their early product series...

    Every tech company starts yttihs...it's the innovation, reliability and the gimmick that makes them popular with general consumers...In my opinion, "performance wise" Team is directly competing with G.Skill & Corsair in Bangladeshi market...so it's unfair to mark them as "not that good"...(here's a nice thread though it's bit old Is Team Elite RAM any good?)

    (On Topic) However, in your case, I would encourage you to get a second hand 1333 memory instead of getting a new one...maybe something like this would do (Transcend 4 GB DDR3 1333)...
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    Quote Originally Posted by kaziishan View Post
    They have said that about "MSI" when they were "Micro Star International"...I have heard that about "Zotac" before they were factory ocing the tihs out of those amp extreme cards..."AsRock" was a puny cheap subsidiary for Asus once...even the great "Asus" is not so great when it comes to their early product series...

    Every tech company starts yttihs...it's the innovation, reliability and the gimmick that makes them popular with general consumers...In my opinion, "performance wise" Team is directly competing with G.Skill & Corsair in Bangladeshi market...so it's unfair to mark them as "not that good"...(here's a nice thread though it's bit old Is Team Elite RAM any good?)

    (On Topic) However, in your case, I would encourage you to get a second hand 1333 memory instead of getting a new one...maybe something like this would do (Transcend 4 GB DDR3 1333)...
    Thank you for the nice post,
    but wont buy a second hand ram cause previous mistake of buying and after 4 months it was dead. and the person i bought it from did not have receipt of the store he bought it from.

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    Quote Originally Posted by s4gk View Post
    thank you for replying
    i meant that will it be compatable with my old one?
    yes..the higher clocked ram will run 1333mhz


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    Gonna buy 2 new ram now (4x2). Need recomdation for which RAM to buy now?
    Transcend or Team Elite?

    My budget is around Tk. 3.5K

    Or is it better to buy one 8 GB ram rather than tow 4 GB?

    Thank You
    Last edited by s4gk; September 15th, 2016 at 15:42.

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    If you don't have any plan on upgrading to 16GB, buy two sticks. In case of memories it's better to get even numbers. And, get the Team Elite Plus as it looks way better while offering the same specs.
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    Quote Originally Posted by kaziishan View Post
    If you don't have any plan on upgrading to 16GB, buy two sticks. In case of memories it's better to get even numbers. And, get the Team Elite Plus as it looks way better while offering the same specs.
    Looks nice and cheaper,
    what are your thought about this
    G.SKILL RIPJAWS 4GB 1600BUS DDR3 RAM
    http://www.gearsbd.com/product/g-ski...s-4gb-1600bus/

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    Quote Originally Posted by s4gk View Post
    Looks nice and cheaper,
    what are your thought about this
    G.SKILL RIPJAWS 4GB 1600BUS DDR3 RAM
    http://www.gearsbd.com/product/g-ski...s-4gb-1600bus/
    If you can find them, you should get them. Price could be little inflated because of low stock though.
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