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Old 02-28-2008, 06:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Adding RAM question

Simple question:

I have 2 gigs currently, and am planning on buying 2x512Mb's more to add to my system.

My question is: Do the timings of the RAM I buy have to match the RAM that I currently have in my system right now?

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they dont have to but it is recommended. otherwise the timings on the faster set of ram will automatically be loosened to match the slower one.
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yep blitersety is bang on, its like ram, if you mobo doesn't support 1066 but supports 800 and you have 1066 its gona downgrade it to 800.
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Right on guys, thanks for the clarification
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