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Old 07-02-2005, 04:42 PM   #1
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Default Which would be better?

I will be upgrading RAM soon, but I'm on somewhat of a budget so would it be better to get 1 GB of Crucial Ballistix PC4000 DDR SDRAM or 2 GB of PC3200 DDR SDRAM? Also how do I find out what the fastest RAM my computer supports is? Thanks.
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Old 07-02-2005, 04:45 PM   #2
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What motherboard do you have? if you don't know download everest(google it) and look. 2Gb is a little overboard, what are you doing/are going to do with your computer?
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My MOBO is a Intel Brownsville 2 D845GEBV2. I'm mainly using it as a gaming rig and I know I don't really need 2 GB, but I have the extra cash so I'd rather just upgrade now.
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Old 07-02-2005, 04:55 PM   #4
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My MOBO is a Intel Brownsville 2 D845GEBV2. I'm mainly using it as a gaming rig and I know I don't really need 2 GB, but I have the extra cash so I'd rather just upgrade now.
Well, I tihinki know the awnser, I looked it up and my MOBO only supports up to 2700.
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Old 07-02-2005, 05:56 PM   #5
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Maybe you should spend that extra cash on a new MOBO and probably a new CPU too if it's a different socket.
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Default Re: Which would be better?

how much ram u got now??


EDIT: ddr2 sux.
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Old 07-02-2005, 10:39 PM   #7
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^^have you tried it?
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