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Old 06-15-2007, 05:05 AM   #1 (permalink)
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just got a laptop recently.been troubled in memories issue.i know 1 gb is not enough for vista.plus using hypermemory sucking away more memory.typing write now and at the same time listening to wmp,70% used up.intend to get 2 1gb sticks or get 2 2gb sticks.what do you guys think?
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Either way would be good. It depends on what you want to spend.
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I would recommend getting 2x1gbs sticks. chances are you wont be able to find the exact ram it came with and mixing sticks is never good.
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Besides it's cheap as heck at the moment!
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Old 06-15-2007, 11:48 AM   #5 (permalink)
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QuaziBee,do you mean it'll will be hard for me to get 2x 2GB rams?
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Oh snap no, go for it man. I just mean buy 2.
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Use your old one for a key chain. I hang one in my rear view mirror in my car. People ask me what its for and I tell them it makes it go faster.
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haha.alright.only after i get it...
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Use your old one for a key chain. I hang one in my rear view mirror in my car. People ask me what its for and I tell them it makes it go faster.
lol thats funny
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