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Old 01-04-2005, 06:27 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Want to upgrade my computer...need help!!!

hey i want to upgrade our computer we have and what to know what "important things" really need the upgrade here's the info about my computer..........

Dell Dimension Computer 4550

Pentium 4 CPU 2.4 GHz
256 mb of ram
60 gb hard drive (21 gb used space, 34gb free space)

i have also a dvd drive and a cd writer but i think that is not important when you need to make your computer go faster.

soo what should i upgrade, the ram? or add another hard drive and how much?

thnks alot for ur help................

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Old 01-04-2005, 07:22 PM   #2 (permalink)
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RAM. What kind is that? Is that DDR-SDRAM or RDRAM?

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Old 01-04-2005, 07:25 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Definetely RAM. You are going to have difficulty upgrading a Dell though.
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Old 01-04-2005, 07:37 PM   #4 (permalink)
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just get another 256mb stick of ram
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Old 01-04-2005, 07:40 PM   #5 (permalink)
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get a 256 stick and your set
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Old 01-04-2005, 07:54 PM   #6 (permalink)
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wats difficult with updrading a dell?

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