OWC Memory price change?

Discussion in 'Mac Pro' started by sboerup, Aug 18, 2010.

  1. sboerup macrumors 6502

    Mar 8, 2009
    Been looking at the OWC vs TransIntl RAM pricing, and it looks like OWC significantly dropped their prices. 12gb by at least $50 and 16GB by around $80. I haven't purchased yet, but, if you did, I'd call and see if they'll price match if you ordered in the last week.
  2. simplymuzik3 macrumors 6502a

    Jan 29, 2009
    What prices are you seeing for 16GB? I just ordered it for $680 about an hour ago.
  3. ghostchild macrumors 6502


    Jun 17, 2007
  4. iRobertM macrumors regular

    Jun 17, 2009
    Seattle WA.
    Thanks for posting this, I just called and they honored the price adjustment. Saved me $48. :D
  5. sboerup thread starter macrumors 6502

    Mar 8, 2009
    Yesterday when I looked, it was I believe $579 for 12gb and $750 for 16gb. Much cheaper now, glad someone got some money out of it :)
  6. BenWaldman macrumors newbie

    Jul 6, 2010
    Let me add my thanks as well! You saved me $70 on 16 GB - the price went down from $749 to $679. The customer service person at OWC was very nice, saying that if RAM prices changed either 5 days after your order or 5 days after you received it (I'm not sure how it could be both, but that's what he said), they'd credit you with the difference.
  7. sboerup thread starter macrumors 6502

    Mar 8, 2009
  8. philipma1957 macrumors 603


    Apr 13, 2010
    Howell, New Jersey
    ram prices are like gold or silver their pricing is more like a commodity driven up and down far faster then most computer parts.

    this is because ram can be used in many different computers.

    5 days is not bad. It a month the ram could go up 10 percent. remember last years 2gb 1066 mhz sticks for imacs, mac mini's and macbook pros were 25 to 30 a stick or 50 to 60 for a pair. now 85 a pair is a good price for them.

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