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Old 12-14-2005, 01:09 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hey, I'm a begginer in computer stuff, and I want to upgrade my RAM, how do I know which RAM is better for my computer, where can I see it, could someone give me like a quick RAM class or some' like that.

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Old 12-14-2005, 02:24 PM   #2 (permalink)
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There should be a sticky on RAM somewhere around here that can help. Nevertheless, we need to know what motherboard you have to help you in your research. In this day and age I wouldn't put less than 1 Gig.

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Old 12-14-2005, 04:07 PM   #3 (permalink)
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You need to know if you 133, 233, 400, etc. You can probably find out by taking off your memory card and there might be a stcker telling you what kind. The lower the number the cheaper. So if you have a cheap motherboard I wouldn't expect a low number. It's happened to me with two computers.
And I would say around 512 unless you're a gamer. I mean, I lived A LONG time very happily with 256.
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