Are you looking to buy a computer?
Just take a look at this!
|March 22||8 meg EDO RAM||$220|
|April 9||8 meg EDO RAM||$160|
|TODAY||8 meg EDO RAM||$91|
Is this insane or what?! Price have been falling for months and months. The question is: Will they go back up or will they keep falling?
EDO RAM is fairly volatile so keep a close eye on its progress, but this is certainly the lowest RAM has been … ever. Other hardware such as PC’s monitors, MACs, sound cards et cetera needs more specific predictions.
|Personal Computer||Best time to buy: Early Summer
Prices are dropping like flies.
|Iomega Zip Drives||Steady price – $200
The best new floppy disk around, Get it!
|Internet Box||Price – $500 (Predicted)
It is vaporware, It just isn’t going to catch on.
|RAM||BUY BUY BUY!!
Upgrade to 32 megs of EDO RAM now!
|Monitor||Monitor Prices never move very much
Get a 17″ screen, it’s really worth it.
|Video Card||Prices don’t move around much.
Get 4 megs of VRAM! Nothing less will do on your 17″ screen.
|Video Capture Card||Prices go down slowly, buy when you need it.
Set yourself up for high quality color internet video conferencing!
|Quickcam||It will be $99 for a long time.
Set yourself up for low quality black & white internet video conferencing!
|Printer||Prices have been dropping while quality goes up!
Get color and you will never use monochrome again.
|Software||Buy it when you need it.
I like Windows 95, sue me!