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Old 01-08-2005, 02:51 PM   #1
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Default What type of RAM should i get?

Currently, i have 512MB ram, i think its siemens, or something else gateway stashed in there, i was wondering what a good upgrade would be. I was looking at 1x512MB ram under $120, but if there's anything else out there, please tell me;
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Default Re: What type of RAM should i get?

corsair, kingston, mushkin, ultra, crucial, your pick really

you're going to add another stick right? there is no need for you to get a different brand of ram....that one should be just fine
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Old 01-08-2005, 03:21 PM   #3
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Default Re: What type of RAM should i get?

What about this
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...145-450&depa=1
I don't mind just getting two now
Also, how should i organize it with my; other 2 256s
i have 4 slots
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ohhhh, you have 2x256's? what speed is it first of all?
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Its Siemens PC3200 and i believe its 400Mhz if im not mistaken

So i have 2 256s and i want to get the 2 corsairs above
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I'm not sure how those 2 will work together, you might want to just remove the 2x256's and put those 2x512's in there...really no need for over 1gb of ram for a normal user
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Well that corsair ram that you posted on there is awesome!! I can tell that it will work great, because my regular corsair 2x512 dual channel pack works great, so that's even better.
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cool, thanks a lot
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Default Re: What type of RAM should i get?

I would get the Corsair dual channel kit value ram DDR (2x512MB= 1GB DDR RAM) too.
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Don't touch that RAM!! For a less $$$, you can get the lowest latency Ram in the world, and a 1GB kit of it (512MBx2). Here is the link, check it out!
http://www.zipzoomfly.com/jsp/Produc...tCode=80097-20

That is Kingston HyperX!! Nothing beats it except for GeilUltra X LOW LATENCY and CrucialBallistix!
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