The price of the most commonly used DRAM computer memory chips have slumped to all time lows in the spot market, a great time for users to buy more. The average spot price of the mainstream memory chip, 256Mb double data rate DRAM that runs at 400 megahertz, or DDR-400, fell to $ 2.03 in early trading on Friday, according to DRAMeXchange. The current price is just half of what the chips fetched at the beginning of 2005 and represents a drop of 7 percent over the past two weeks.

The price of the most commonly used DRAM computer memory chips have slumped to all time lows in the spot market, a great time for users to buy more. The average spot price of the mainstream memory chip, 256Mb double data rate DRAM that runs at 400 megahertz, or DDR-400, fell to $ 2.03 in early trading on Friday, according to DRAMeXchange. The current price is just half of what the chips fetched at the beginning of 2005 and represents a drop of 7 percent over the past two weeks.