Re: A couple qiuck questions from a novice...
ram and memory are interchangable. Ram stands for Random Access Memory.
SATA is faster than IDE and has different types of connections.
Yes buying used parts can save you money.
PCI is a slot that is on your motherboard. You can install things like a modem, sound card, and other things in them.
And you can learn it all buy reading these very forums. Cant think of a guide off the top of my head.
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