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Memory popularity thread!

Which brand(s) do you have?

  • A-Data

    Votes: 4 9.3%
  • Buffalo

    Votes: 1 2.3%
  • Corsair

    Votes: 19 44.2%
  • Crucial

    Votes: 10 23.3%
  • Elixir

    Votes: 1 2.3%
  • GeIL

    Votes: 7 16.3%
  • Hynix

    Votes: 2 4.7%
  • Kingston

    Votes: 14 32.6%
  • Mushkin

    Votes: 9 20.9%
  • Mustang Memory

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Patriot

    Votes: 6 14.0%
  • PNY

    Votes: 1 2.3%
  • Easy Ram

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • OCZ

    Votes: 8 18.6%
  • Super Talent

    Votes: 1 2.3%
  • SUmvision

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • TakeMS

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Team Group

    Votes: 1 2.3%
  • Dane-Elec

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Veritech

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Samsung

    Votes: 5 11.6%
  • other

    Votes: 16 37.2%

  • Total voters
    43

Frick

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#1
Start a thread with a vote and see what TPU users have;)
Ok I'll do that.

EDIT: I know I missed TwinMOS, Rambus and other oldies but I figured whatevs. I think I got the bigger ones. Also note that it started alphabet..ically I think it's spelled but it got out of hand. Sorry about that.

EDIT: AAaaaaand no G-Skill. I rule so hard at this.
 
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#2
i love mushkin. every stick of ram i have from them i want to cuddle and make out with.
 

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#3
and you left out Gskill which was what started all this:p
 
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#4
You did not have G.Skill (not an oldie), so I voted "other".

I did use OCZ, but, it was finicky; so I switched to G.Skill and have not a complaint or regret.

Edit: sneekypeet, beat me to it.:)

Oh, I see what Frick did! I object, your honor... the poll is rigged!:laugh:

The quoted evidence from here:
I think Kingston is the biggest one here. Kingston, Crucial and Corsair are the common ones.
 
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#6
Is it me or is the math on the poll a little off?
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#8
I'd guess that "other" is counted always as a 0 answer, so it based off the rest.
 
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#9
Is it me or is the math on the poll a little off?
View attachment 47144
Looks to be based off of the # of people that vote and not the total number of votes. All of those categories had 1 vote each and there were 3 voters. so 33.33. The math must not agree much with multiple answer polls lol.
 

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#11
Im gonna predict right now that Other will be the majority winnar ;)
 
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#12
Patriot, Geil, Other.

I dont give a hoot about 24/7 ram... for benching ram, I just want to know what IC's the sticks have. PSC FTW on IB!
 

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#13
I recently switched to Elixir for my main computer and use Patriot in the spare/other computer.
Had loads of Corsair in the past along with a kit of G.Skill.
 
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#14
At home I have a lot of G.Skill, some OCZ, Corsair. In servers I've used a lot of Crucial and Kingston.

In the past I've used Mushkin and whatever I've harvested from old machines - Super Talent and other.
 
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#15
I selected all seven brands that I currently have, even though I am not using most of them.
 

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#16
Kingston is pretty much all I use. Not a single bad stick or motherboard incompatibility, ever. I've used Corsair, Samsung (RDRAM), and OCZ. Forgot to check Samsung.
 
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#17
I have G. Skill in basically all of my computers and have had excellent experience with them. If at all possible I'll always go with them. Memory when not overclocking is one of those things where brand doesn't really matter. If it works, it works.
 
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#18
Sammy in my notebook (8 GB 'green' DDR3) and Kingston 16 GB in my desktop.

Why? Cause I've never had Kingston not be recognized, and its -always- on the qualified memory list!
 
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i use Team memory, since when i bought PhenomII the DDR3 memory kinda hard to find here the only that in stock is Team, and so far im pretty satisfied with their performance
 

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#20
i love mushkin. every stick of ram i have from them i want to cuddle and make out with.
I agree with Mushkin bit

Ive used Mushkin, Crucial, Kingston, Corsair, GSkill.

Ill just say however if Value series ram can overclock like a SOB n stay cool then it should be proof of quality for the higher end models