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Old 02-26-2007, 07:30 PM   #1
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when they say that a 1gb stick of ram only reads 512mb, but windows sees it as 1024mb...?

just wondering, some of the reviews on this brand had me puzzled...

pqi or something...
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Old 02-26-2007, 07:34 PM   #2
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when they say that a 1gb stick of ram only reads 512mb, but windows sees it as 1024mb...?

just wondering, some of the reviews on this brand had me puzzled...

pqi or something...
I think that guy was on something when he wrote that...

Nah, he probably just had a bad stick of RAM.
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Old 02-26-2007, 07:57 PM   #3
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I think that guy was on something when he wrote that...

Nah, he probably just had a bad stick of RAM.
actually, a couple reviews mentioned it, and some people are still running theirs...
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actually, a couple reviews mentioned it, and some people are still running theirs...
They probably just got bad sticks. Not an uncommon thing...
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could it be they got dual channel ram and its only reading one side?

something along those line that happen to a friend of mine dont reallt remember it was along time ago
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