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Old 04-11-2006, 09:43 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I have two 256 sticks of RAM in my PC at the moment and I am looking to upgrade them to either a single 1gb or two 512 sticks.

Which would be better performancewise? Does it matter about the brand?

I need a DDR2 RAM PC2 4200 and i have found this one at ebuyer:

http://www.ebuyer.co.uk/customer/pro...duct_uid=82244

There is also the option to get it 'Open Box' is it worth the risk?

Thanks,

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no get it brand new and you would be better to get a single 1 gig stick. the ram you picked out should be ok.
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Thanks, does it matter about brand performancewise? cos i can afford a more expensive one if needs be.
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It's better to get 2 x 512mb if your mobo supports dual channel ram. I would get the brand names too, because they're more reliable. Like OCZ or G.Skill
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