Kingston sells 4GB of DDR2-800 for £13!

December 24, 2008 | 12:22

Tags: #4gb #800mhz #cheap #ddr2 #inexpensive

Companies: #kingston #playcom

Normally 4GB kits of DDR2-800MHz prices sit around £45-50. We thought this was cheap, but it turns out Kingston didn't just go one better - they are set to bottom out the value of DDR2 with a kit available for just £12.99 from in the UK. So that includes delivery also. That's an insanely low price and we're wondering how they even make a penny on that?!

The downsides (and obviously there will be) is that the KVR800D2N6K2/4G kit is a super slow CAS-6 and forget any frills like heatspreaders - these are naked as the day we were born. But for £13, every family member I know is getting a post-Christmas 4GB upgrade present to keep them ticking over for another year.

How will the other memory vendors react to such a sharp drop in price for a very key product? We already know of several online stores who's biggest seller is cheap 4GB DDR2-800 upgrade kits so we expect these to shift like hot cakes on national bun eating day.

Fancy a post Christmas update - well get in quick and let us know how you get on, or if you spot any more crazy deals in the forums! Thanks to Azh_fx from our community to pointing this one out - well spotted!

Updated: changed the price sorry!

Kingston sells 4GB of DDR2-800 for £13!

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