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Old 05-25-2007, 02:52 PM   #1 (permalink)
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The computer I'm looking at only has 512 MB of RAM. (It is a Dell by the way). Anyway, to play certain games on today's market, there is a minimum of 1 GB required. Now, we definitely want to upgrade the RAM, but the question is to what?

The motherboard is model 0W2562. It has 4 slots for RAM (dual channel). I'm thinking two 512MB sticks would be the best for the least money right now. Any suggestions on which RAM I should get and which RAM works the best?

Also, I was looking, and I can't seem to find how many pins the RAM is in the computer right now. I think it is fairly safe to assume that it is 184-pin SDRAM, but I'm not positive.

I appreciate any input that anyone has. Thanks.

P.S. There is no overclocking that is going to happen. I just need some good RAM.
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Old 05-25-2007, 02:58 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I'm pretty sure the ram in there is 184-pin. Heres a suggestion:
Newegg.com - G.SKILL 1GB (2 x 512MB) 184-Pin DDR SDRAM DDR 400 (PC 3200) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Retail
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Old 05-26-2007, 12:29 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Thanks man... I appreciate it. I was pretty sure it was 184-pin, but I wanted to double check before I bought anything.

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