Solved Why is the faster DDR3 memory cheaper? Tags: Memory DDR3 RAM Last response: March 7, 2010 9:45 AM in Memory Share arty79 March 5, 2010 7:21:52 PM Hi Whu ist the faster ram 7-8-7 cheaper than the slower 8-8-8 memory??? See link: More about : faster ddr3 memory cheaper | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove arty79 March 5, 2010 7:27:13 PM arty79 said:Hi Whu ist the faster ram 7-8-7 cheaper than the slower 8-8-8 memory??? See link: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Productcompare.aspx?Submi... | Report abuse mindless728 Memory Expert March 5, 2010 7:45:44 PM i think because the more expensive one has the "High Performance or Gaming" under recommended usage | Report abuse arty79 March 5, 2010 7:52:52 PM The expensive has "High Performance or Gaming" but if you look at the specs its the other way around. So its a rip of.? | Report abuse Best solution mindless728 Memory Expert March 5, 2010 11:37:32 PM pretty much, get the better memory for cheaper | Report abuse arty79 March 7, 2010 9:45:26 AM Best answer selected by arty79. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Memory>Why is the faster DDR3 memory cheaper?> Related ressources: ForumCheaper AND Faster ? Whats the catch? ForumWhy isn't DDR3 triple channel memory 50% faster than DDR3 dual channel ForumRam speeds (ddr 2 slower ram compared to ddr3 faster ram) for gaming Forum7950 ( cheaper ) or 660 Ti? ForumFaster and Cheaper than this ... ForumAsus hd 6670 2gb ddr3 memory clock is showing 900 why ForumInstalling DDR3 memory on Corei5 2500k ForumHow does ram memory work? DDR3 speeds ect ForumWhy go DDR3 now ForumIs the extra money worth it, or should I use these cheaper sticks? ForumWhy is the 1600 mh corsair RAM cheaper ? i dont understand ForumDDR3-1600 CAS8 vs. DDR3-2400 CAS11 -- Which is faster /better? ForumCore2Quad Q9705 3.16 GHz vs. Core i5 3450 3.1 Ghz... which is faster ? ForumHelp: Why does faster memory have higher latency values? ForumCheaper gaming/audio PC with some existng parts ForumFactory overclocked cards... why not just overclock the cheaper one ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 ForumMemory channel A does not boot ForumG.Skill memory choice ForumMemory issues P4M 800 Pro-M Mobo More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !