Reviews and Problems with Corsair Value Select SO-DIMM DDR3 PC10600/1333MHz CL9 2x8GB
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Jayde M., Newegg
2 weeks ago
Pros: I bought these on a whim because I felt like my 12GB of RAM was not enough. They were on sale and I already have an older version of these that are 4GBx2 and was replacing 2GBx2. I love Corsair products and love the Vengeance series. These are super fast, have heat sinks built in, and are high ca...
Summary: I have been a long time fan of G.Skill and NEVER wanted to try anything else... until I saw these on sale. I just had to take up the offer since it was the exact same price as these other ones I was looking at. Newegg got them to me quick, as usual. I popped out my old 8GB set and stuffed these.
Pros: - 16GB, Plenty of RAM - 1866mhz at CL9 - Only draws 1.5v - Plenty of overclocking potential... if you are into that sorta stuff where you get diminished returns
Summary: NewEgg has great Customer Service! However, when shipping small items, their packaging sucks. "You need to work on that, NewEgg." Corsair has a 3 Year Warranty on their RAM, and their Customer Service (website) is great. It was very easy to have an RMA issued.
Pros: It looks pretty. lol
Cons: At this point, I'm switching brands... because I've had 3 experiences with 3 separate boxes of Corsair RAM, and all 3 experiences have been bad! I am on my second box of Vengeance Pro 16GB RAM (which is actually up for an award. Hah. What a joke). This RAM tested bad out of the box. I ran MemTest...