no, but 222mbs of ram is very little in with today's technology. I recommend at least 512 mbs in every computer, with 1gb if it can be purchased.
Upgrading your ram will make your computer go alot faster. especially if you are running windows xp. (i don't knwo what versino you are running).
now, by upgrading your computer, it would help to knwo what you plan to use it for. If all you plan to do is download, there is no reason to upgrade the processor, graphics, monitor, etc.
I would consider upgrading the memory as starters, try and get 1Gb.
There are a few confusing parts in your post.
I understand, that my computer isnt going to run as fast as the downstairs one because im on wireless. Even though they are both 1.80 ghz, the wired computer seems a lot faster.
Speed of the processor does not make download speeds that much faster. the real reason that you are experiencing slow download speeds is the wireless. Wireless get at best about 50-60% of their capabilities. so for example if you have a 10mbps link to with the wireless, (as it says on your computer), then you should actrually have around 5-6mbps bandwidth. This is due to having extra messages in the signal.
I would love to get better download speeds.
The only real way to do this is to upgrade your service with your ISP. unless you mean you want a connection as fast as you have on your wired on your wireless, the only way to do this, is make the other one wired, and while it might not match the speeds, it will improve it some.
One thing to remember is that the download speed also depends on the server that you are connecting to as well as your speed.
for example, lets say your speed is 4 mbps. the server that you download your content from is running at lets say 1.5 mbps. (these are max speeds).
If you were the only one connected to the 1.5 mbps server, then you should get around 1.5mbps connection, minus any bottlenecks that might be found. (i.e. cables under ocean slow connection down alot).
Now for the same server, if a bunch of other people are downloading as well, then you will only get a fraction of that 1.5mbps.
so, download speeds rely heavily on your bandwidth, the server's bandwidth, and how far/where the two comptuers are located.
I hope that helps.
Please post back with more info, and I'll try to help you more if you want it.
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