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I had no idea.
The ECC server memory I bought in january is down by about 40%. Do you think it will go even further?
 
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I had no idea.
The ECC server memory I bought in january is down by about 40%. Do you think it will go even further?
It will dip to a point and then skyrocket once manufacturing switches to DDR5 (Hynix has ETA for 2020) and they'll switch to remaining stock. Unless there's some "factory fire" or something similar. That's what the cards say, I'd have to slaughter a chicken to get a better read on events to come.
 
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I'll wait a few more months then.
Maybe I'll be able to get one of the new 32GB ECC UDIMM modules for human price by then.
 
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i think they will fall also because of the huawei ban
 
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They have lowered even here on Argentina, worst prices of the region, that's just heresy for what we're used to.
 
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I cant help but ponder what my memory might be worth second hand, when i eventually get it back from Rma , Damn markets.
 
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i dunno not only memory in here SSD is falling too, maybe it's the right time if you plan any upgrade
 
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Seems like 16GB DDR4 kits dropped about $100 across the board from 2017 to 2019.
 
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Just about 6 months ago you could not get 32GB of DDR4 for less than $300. Now they are as cheap as 16GB that I got last year.

 
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oh i hope it drops soon, im holding out for a 16gb of ddr4 @2400 to make my lappy duel channel, why thay didnt put two sticks of 8gb in new i just dont know. darn laptop makers eh :)
 
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oh i hope it drops soon, im holding out for a 16gb of ddr4 @2400 to make my lappy duel channel, why thay didnt put two sticks of 8gb in new i just dont know. darn laptop makers eh :)
Laptops are abomination of industry: total lack of standards, no real options to build a proper laptop with sane specifications and 99% of configs available on market make no sense, even if you spend few K on a laptop.

I've never liked laptops and always threat them as overpriced toys as what they are to me. Tool for business to work while travel? This purpose laptops serve kinda well but still far from good.
 
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I cant help but ponder what my memory might be worth second hand, when i eventually get it back from Rma , Damn markets.
In a post-Brexit world, it'll be a bob and three groats...

Seems like 16GB DDR4 kits dropped about $100 across the board from 2017 to 2019.
Well, technically we're actually back to 2016 prices, which is kind of nice, as memory was cheap back then...

Laptops are abomination of industry: total lack of standards, no real options to build a proper laptop with sane specifications and 99% of configs available on market make no sense, even if you spend few K on a laptop.

I've never liked laptops and always threat them as overpriced toys as what they are to me. Tool for business to work while travel? This purpose laptops serve kinda well but still far from good.
You should have a look at some Lenovo models, the ones that support it, can generally be built to order with two sticks of RAM. If it really is dual channel or not is a different matter...
 
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I had no idea.
The ECC server memory I bought in january is down by about 40%. Do you think it will go even further?
I hope it lasts until next year. I'm tempted to up my speed now, but I'd prefer a larger kit which I don't have the cash for atm.

...Although I only see this drop reflected in a few brands. Kingston prices are still outrageous.
 
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