yea, i would keep ur current stuff, just return the ram, and get some cheap 3200+ that mine is supposed to run at 2.5-3-3-8 i run it 2-3-3-7 and its fine, and the 3200+ u can OC with no prolem and make it just as fast as the 3500 and not worry bout life span
a64 3200+ sock 939 @2.5Ghz !!!! YES!! I DID IT!!!!!
msi k8n neo 2 plat
1 gig pc3300 ??. major brand? @ 208mhz x2...417mhz ... 17mhz over reg
radeon 9700(software says 9600) :(:( <---- pissin me off!!!
ram runs at 2-3-3-7