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Old 12-04-2008, 11:02 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default New RAM Arrives today

I already have 1 stick of PATRIOT 2GB, it was originally supposed to be 4GB, but the other stick was faulty, and I never had the time to send it back.

I ordered new ram...
Newegg.com - G.SKILL PI Black 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory - Desktop Memory

Which will arrive today.

Should I keep my old 2GB in? Or remove it for better performance in dual channel?
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Old 12-04-2008, 02:19 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: New RAM Arrives today

If you are running a 32 Bit OS it doesnt matter. It wont recognize anything over 4GB anyways.
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If your Patriot stick runs at the same speed then it wouldn't hurt. If it's slower then take it out as it will only slow your computer down.
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