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Canada RAM sells memory in Canada - DIMMs, SIMMs, PowerBook, VRAM, Cache


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Notice: adverse weather can affect shipping times.












Order terms: By ordering from CanadaRAM Ltd. you agree to these terms and conditions

For your protection:
The charge card billing address, name and phone number must be provided, for your protection we may also ask for additional ID and/or a photocopy of the card and signature to be faxedThe credit card issuing bank must be able to verify the billing address, name and CVD code. If not, order may be delayed. Orders where bank confirmation or requested faxed ID are not forthcoming will be cancelled. Street address, phone number and postal code for delivery must be provided with orders. We require written confirmation from the cardholder if product is being shipped to a third-party address. Fax to (250) 385-6267. Why do we ask for confirmation? To protect you. If you were purchasing in person we could verify your signature, your ID, and that you were in posession of the actual charge card. Without verification, anybody (your pizza delivery person for example) who had your card number and address could fraudulently charge purchases to your card, so the banks ask us to take these extra steps to verify the charge is legitimate.



Payment is accepted by VISA, Mastercard, PayPal, American Express (through PayPal) or Interac Email transfer from a Canadian bank to Non-certified cheques will take 2 to 3 weeks to clear before order is sent. Orders are accepted at the sole discretion of CanadaRAM Ltd. Submission of an orderform and/or payment does not constitute a contract to supply goods. Availability and price of goods are liable to change without notice. Appropriate taxes and shipping will be added to your order if left blank on the form.



PayPal payment to is accepted, PayPal orders can ONLY BE SHIPPED TO THE CONFIRMED PAYPAL ACCOUNT HOLDER'S ADDRESS. eCheque orders will take 7 - 10 days before PayPal releases the funds. Your PayPal emails will show payment to (Trevor Inkpen). American Express can be accepted through PayPal.



Prices are in Canadian Dollars, and are subject to change without notice. please Email to confirm price before ordering. GST is extra in Canada, PST is extra in BC, HST is extra in Ontario, NB, NS, NF and PEI. Appropriate taxes and shipping will be added to your order if left blank on the order form. Shopping Cart

When you first create your shopping cart account, the address to use is the billing address of the charge card. The name and address of the account must match the name and address that the bank has on file for that charge card. If your shipping address is different, you can enter it later in the order.


For special orders, volume purchases, PayPal, Interac or cheque payment, special shipping arrrangements and items that don't have pricing or ADD buttons, please email us or fill out our manual order form



Please ADD your products to the shopping cart in order to view shipping price estimates based on your location and items purchased. You must enter the address (including door access or intercom buzz code if in a multiunit building) and postal code accurately, or additional courier fees may apply. Extra courier redirect or return charges will apply on orders with incomplete or incorrect addresses. Shipping charges are not refundable.


Special orders may take longer. FedEx and Purolator packages and insured packages over a certain value may require an adult signature on delivery.



Shipping time estimates are estimates only. We do not guarantee arrival dates or times, delivery is dependent on courier performance. Fedex Overnight is 1 - 2 business day service to most major centres in Canada, only for in-stock orders received before the processing deadline. Delivery is Monday to Friday excluding holidays, no outgoing shipping or delivery on weekends. Shipping time and cost may be higher in NU, NT, YK and remote areas. For special shipping arrrangements including if you have arrival deadline dates please email us



Packages are trackable up to the point they have been scanned at the door for delivery. Couriers do not ask for ID on delivery or verify that the delivery address given matches the customer name the package is considered delivered when either

1) it has been scanned as delivered by the courier or

2) in the case of signature required delivery has been signed for by an adult at the address or at the postal counter, or

3) in the case of the Canada Post Parcel Free Shipping option, when CanadaRAM delivers the parcel to Canada Post.


CanadaRAM assumes no responsibility for misdelivery due to errors in the address provided by the buyer nor for courier performance. The invoice information in the package, possibly including personal address and payment information, is potentially viewable by unknown parties if the package is stolen while in transit or misdirected. Signature is required for PayPal and Amazon orders, FedEx and Purolator deliveries. For Canada Post packages, if a signature is not available at time of delivery, you will receive a card and can pick the package up the next day at your local postal depot.


Shipping Insurance: 
Shipping is at the buyer's risk, liability is limited by the common carrier's coverage of $100 per shipment, CanadaRAM Ltd. will not refund an uninsured purchase in the case of loss or damage while in transit. Receipts will be sent by email. No PO Boxes for Purolator or FedEx shipments, PO Boxes are OK for Xpress Post and Expedited Post packages.


Contract to sell:

Submission of order form does not constitute a contract to supply goods - acceptance of orders is at the sole discretion of CanadaRAM Ltd. No credit terms are offered.


Free shipping option:

Free shipping by Canada Post Parcel is offered at CanadaRAM's discretion for RAM Memory and Flash Memory orders only, 200 grams or under. The free shipping offer excludes server RAM, MacPro RAM, special order products, drives, batteries and most other goods because they are too large &/or heavy for the free shipping envelope. Terms for Free ship option: There is NO TRACKING OR SHIPPING INSURANCE offered, there is no guarantee of delivery time, and there are NO REFUNDS OR REPLACEMENT for lost or damaged shipments on the free shipping option. By choosing the free shipping option, you agree to these terms.


Gov't, Educational and Institutional:

Purchase orders may be accepted on prior approval of account application only, complete, scan and emil the credit application form , or your standard form credit application, to Credit may be granted at the sole discretion of Canadaram. Paypal and Charge card payments are not accepted for settlement of credit term accounts. Volume discount and cash discount pricing incorporates a discount based on payment by cheque, cash, Interac transfer or debit card, payment by Paypal or charge card may not qualify for the cash/cheque/volume discount.



All new goods come with the manufacturer's warranty (see some manufacturers' terms here) - excludes damage done by customer. Damage to the goods voids the warranty. Contact CanadaRAM or the manufacturer for warranty return instructions before sending. The manufacturer's authorized depot for warranty return differs with different products. As the warranty is the manufacturer's responsibility, CanadaRAM does not provide over-the-counter exchange on manufacturer's warranty claims with the exception of DMS Certified brand memory. As the purchaser is responsible for installation, in the case of goods for return we may ask that the buyer perform a basic level of testing before return of goods under warranty is authorized, for example testing memory or identifying which one item out of a set that is defective. If the customer does not follow these instructions, or returns non-defective goods, or returns goods without authorization, a labour charge for testing and restocking may be applied.


No other warranties express or implied. Customer is responsible for shipping costs to and from the manufacturer designated depot. Customer's sole remedy is repair, replacement with equivalent goods or refund of purchase price at CanadaRAM Ltd.'s option.


Returned goods with damage (including damage done during installation or freight damage from inadquate customer packaging) or goods that are incomplete will not be accepted for refund or warranty and will be charged at full price.


Installation and compatibility:

Goods are sold under the assumption that you have experience installing hardware/ software in your particular machine. Please refer to your owner's manual or manufacturer's Web site for instructions. Accessory parts, screws, tools or cables are not included unless specified, inquire first before ordering. If you are not confident, please take your machine to a qualified technician for installation. Confirm your model required and compatibility before ordering.



Compatibility of these goods with other hardware or software is not guaranteed, and is the customer's responsibility to verify prior to purchase. Please refer to the product manufacturer's website for specifciation information, compatibility and features before ordering.


Returns of non-defective goods are only by CanadaRAM Ltd. pre-approval and at the discretion of CanadaRAM Ltd., and only if goods are unopened and in saleable condition. Customer bears shipping costs, a restocking charge of $15 plus 4% may apply to cover our costs. Labour, shipping and handling are not refundable.


Warranty replacement only and no return for refund is permitted on Kingston memory, CPUs, Flash media, motherboards, video cards, opened or formatted hard drives, recording media, personal use items (such as earphones), software or special order goods.


Every effort has been made to ensure accuracy however the information on this website is not intended to be a guarantee of compatibility and may be subject to unintended errors, changes or revision without notice. Photographs on the website are intended to be a guide and may not be 100% accurate to the product. Products can change in configuration, packaging, colour and features over time. Do not rely on photographs for compatibility.


Outside of Canada?

We generally do not ship outside North America. Please Email first for shipping costs (anywhere from $12 to $150 plus insurance depending on location and speed of service). We will not ship until you have given confirmation of the total amount. Your charge card will be charged in Canadian dollars, and your bank will make the conversion to your currency. There are no Canadian taxes. You will be responsible for all taxes and duties due to your country, and for all shipping on warranty returns. Any special offers, exchanges and free shipping offers that may from time to time be offered are not valid outside Canada. Buyer assumes all risk of loss in shipping. Orders are not accepted from Belarus, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Nigeria, Russia, Romania and any other countries where we have experienced high rates of attempted fraud. We will not ship to third-party addresses, only to addresses verified with the cardholders bank or PayPal.


Limitation of Liability:

In no event will CanadaRAM Ltd.'s liability exceed the price of the goods. To the fullest extent allowed by law, CanadaRAM Ltd. excludes for itself and its suppliers any liability, whether based in contract or tort (including negligence) for incidental, consequential, indirect, special or punitive damages of any kind, or for loss of revenue or profits, loss of business, loss of information or data, or other financial loss arising out of or in connection with the sale, installation, maintenance, use, performance, failure or interruption of these products. Some countries, states or provinces do not allow exclusion or limitation of implied or consequential damages for certain products supplied to consumers. You may have specific legal rights which may vary depending on local law.


Consulting Support and Service terms - for support and service customers

The Consultant will use its best efforts to resolve customers technical problems in a professional, reasonable and timely manner, taking into consideration the circumstances and nature of the technical problems and best practices of the industry. Response times may be delayed due to research and inquiries, as may be necessary. The Consultant does not assure that every request for technical support will be resolved. The Consultant consultations constitute only advice and suggestions. Technical problems may be a result of software or hardware failure, corruption or user error and may not be correctable.

The Consultant reserves the right to refrain from providing any or all services ordered and refund the Client's payment, wholly or in part, if minimum system requirements are not met or if technical conditions or customer requirements are unusual, extensive, or beyond the scope of this service agreement as reasonably determined by The Consultant. 

You understand and agree that prior to contacting or allowing the Consultant to perform diagnostic repair or other services on the Client's computer, it is the Client's responsibility to back-up the data, software, information or other files stored on the Client's computer disks and/or drives. You acknowledge and agree that The Consultant shall not be responsible under any circumstance for any loss or corruption of data and/or software.
You agree to pay fees in accordance with The Consultant's rates and policies.

The Consultant will not be held responsible for any problems arising from third party software installed on the Client's computer by our technicians, you, or other third party. 
The Consultant will not be held liable for lost data due to hardware failure, virus, spyware, corruption or any other situation. If any problems with third party software or hardware arise, it is the Client's responsibly to obtain support from the manufacturer of the product at fault or contract with the Consultant to do so on the Client's behalf, chargeable at the hourly rate. 
Under no circumstances shall The Consultant be liable to you or any other person for any damages, including without limitation any indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, expenses costs, profits, lost savings or earnings, lost or corrupted data, or other liability arising out of or related to the services provided by The Consultant or out of the installation, de-installation, use of, or inability to use the Client's computer equipment, hardware, peripherals, or the network as a result of the services provided hereunder.
The Consultant shall not be liable for any failure or delay in performance due to any cause beyond its control. If The Consultant's ability to render services is impaired by the Client's failure to cooperate or circumstances beyond the control of The Consultant, The Consultant may choose not to provide services.

By signing our form, you will agree to release and hold harmless The Consultant from and against any loss, liability, or damage, including without limitation, any indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, expense, costs, profits, lost savings or earnings or liability that you, the owner, or lessee may suffer arising out of, or related to, the services provided by The Consultant. This includes but is not limited to data loss or lack of function in any component or element of the Client's computer system and/or peripherals as a result of The Consultant's actions or the actions of its agents, partners, and/or third-party service providers. 
All services shall be guaranteed for thirty (30) days, however if the issue resurfaces and is discovered by The Consultant to have been caused by negligence or misuse on behalf or the customer or other third party, The Consultant shall not be held responsible, and the foregoing guaranty will be nullified. You agree that The Consultant's total liability for damages related to its provision of services is limited to the total amount you pay for such services, and you release The Consultant from liability for any indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages.



Discount coupons:
From 1999 to 2006 CanadaRAM issued "Smiley" coupons for a $10 discount on RAM orders over $100 pretax. These coupons were discontiued in 2006 and the oldest coupons are now over 13 years old. Due to the declining prices on RAM, CanadaRAM will not accept any further Smiley discount coupons after October 15, 2011 3096 East 26th Ave., Vancouver BC V5R1L6 (Mailing address only no pickups) Phone 604-770-0299 TollFree 1-877-320-0225


Email your inquiry to
Use our online shopping cart by clicking the ADD buttons or call Tollfree 877-320-0225 (604-770-0299 or 250-382-6227 in Vancouver/Lower Island BC)

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Shipping & handling:

Please Add your products to the shopping cart in order to view shipping estimates based on your postal code and items purchased.

For special orders, volume purchases, Interac or cheque payment, special shipping arrrangements including arrival date requirements or items that don't have pricing or ADD buttons, please email us to order.

* Free Memory shipping terms200 grams max, 20mm thickness max. For desktop and laptop Memory only. Offer excludes server RAM, MacPro RAM, special order products, and any prdocuts including drives, that are too large &/or heavy for the free ship lettermail envelope. *5 - 15 days, No tracking or shipping insurance is offered, there are no refunds for lost or damaged shipments on the free shipping option.*


Note: We do not have a pickup location, local orders can be handled by mail/phone order and delivery.


Prices: are in Canadian Dollars, and are subject to change without notice. please Email to confirm price before ordering. GST is extra in Canada, GST and PST in BC, HST in PEI, NB, NS, NF and ON.


Use our online shopping cart, email your order or phone us at (604) 770-0299 or (250) 382-6227 (Vancouver / Lower Island BC)
Tollfree (877) 320-0225 Canadarwide
We are in the Pacific time zone in Vancouver. We can often answer you faster by email than by phone. Kindly leave a voicemail if we are on the phone with other customers.




Include the make and model of your machine, your full shippping address, phone number, correct email address, the number, expiry date and name on your credit card plus the card billing address and phone if different from shipping address. Payment accepted by VISA or Mastercard, PayPal or Canadian bank Interac Email Transfer. It must be your credit card and the card billing address/PayPal address and shipping addresses must match. For your protection, we may ask for additional proof of ID to be faxed. Third party address shipments require faxed confirmation. Gov't, Education and Corporate PO's accepted on prior approval of credit only. Download the Credit Application form and email

is via Xpress Post, Expedited Parcel, FedEx or Purolator at our choice. No PO Boxes for Purolator or FedEx. Please ensure that there is someone at the address during business hours to sign for the package. We do not guarantee delivery time, shipping estimates are for orders received by shipping deadline and in stock only, or starting from the date that goods arrive in stock. FedEx Priority Overnight is 1 - 2 day service to most major centres for in-stock only. Email to confirm.  Shipping time and cost may be higher in NT, NU, YT, outlying or remote areas as defined by the courier. An invoice copy will be sent by email. Adverse weather or courier service may delay delivery.


Installation: Goods are sold under the assumption that you have experience installing. Installation instructions for your specific machine are not included. Refer to your owner's manual or manufacturer's Web site for compatibility and installation. If you are not confident, please take your machine to a technician for installation. We are not responsible for any damage occuring during or after installation of purchased products, nor for any incidental or consequential damage or data loss arising from installation or use of purchased products.


Outside of Canada or the USA? We generally sell to North American addresses only. Please Email with inquiries.

Warranty: We only sell fully warranteed premium quality goods. We do not take trade-ins of used memory. Full manufacturers warranty terms apply. Customer is responsible for warranty replacement shipping. Returns are by prior approval only, shipping is not refundable, restocking charge may apply on non-defective returns. Manufacturer warranty service only, no returns for refund on: Kingston memory, special order goods, CPUs, Motherboards, Video cards, SSD and hard drives, consumables, supplies or software. Canadaram strives for accuracy but is not responsible for errors or out of information on site or 'deep linked' searches to non-public pages.
Read the Terms and conditions of sale.

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CanadaRAM: Expert, Personal Service. We commit to replying to you within hours, with a recommendation for the right memory and storage products, and we will offer choices of brands that give you the best value. Email us!. We ship directly to your door & back it up with the best warranty. We make it easy for you.

How do you know you are getting the right memory?
With the CanadaRAM 7 point protection plan you can be certain.

CanadaRAM is 100% Canadian owned and operated

We only sell fully warranted premium-quality RAM that meet JEDEC specifications plus are tested and guaranteed compatible with your computer. Full RAM manufacturers warranty terms apply. See our Terms & conditions of sale and Shipping policies.

Availability and price can change without notice. Email for up to date prices.

US Customers: Certified brand RAM US orders are shipped from NH, no Canadian taxes.
All brand names, model names and logos are trademarks of the respective companies and are used for identification purposes of compatible third party parts only.


Mac & PowerBook RAM, drives and batteries PC RAM - Intel/AMD Desktop - Laptop

Apple Macintosh
MacPro, MacBook Pro, iMac Intel and Core2Duo, iMac Pro, MacBook Air, Mini Intel and G4, Power Macintosh G5 & Dual-core G5, G4, G3, Aluminum & Titanium PowerBook G4, iBook


Musical Instrument Sampler RAM
Akai, E-Mu, Fostex, Kurzweil, Roland, Yamaha memory upgrades

Hard drives
Desktop, Server and Notebook Solid State and Hard drives, Enclosures, SSD, RAID, NAS, Enterprise storage


Batteries & Power
Notebook & laptop batteries, AC adaptors & automobile adaptors, Motherboard CMOS & PRAM lithium & alkaline batteries


RAM module types: DDR DIMMs and SODIMMs, DDR2, DDR3, DDR4, ECC Server RAM, FB-DIMMs, RAMBus RIMMs, SDRAM PC133, PC100, PC66, Flash

Desktops & Servers: Abit, Acer, Albatron, Asus, Dell Dimension, Optiplex, Precision, PowerEdge, Elite, EMachines, Gateway, Gigabyte, Hewlett-Packard Compaq Presario, Deskpro, Pavilion, IBM Lenovo Aptiva, NetVista Intellistation, ThinkCentre, Thinkserver, System X MSI, Shuttle, Sony, Soyo, Touch, many others.

Notebooks & Laptops: Compaq Armada, Presario, Dell Inspiron, Latitude, Eurocom, Fujitsu Lifebook, HP OmniBook, Pavilion, IBM-Lenovo Thinkpad, Legion, Ideapad, Yoga, X, Edge, Panasonic Toughbook, Toshiba Portege, Tecra, Satellite, Qosmio, NEC Versa, Sony Vaio, many others

Digital Camera Flash memory cards
CF Cards, Secure Digital (SD, SDHC), MiniSD, MicroSD, MemoryStick, MemoryStick Pro, XD Picture card, USB Card readers. For Agfa, Canon, Casio, Epson, Fuji, H-P, Kodak, Nikon, Olympus, Ricoh, Sony, many other brands.

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