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# 14395 1-Jul-2007 22:43
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Hi Everyone,

I have this setup at the moment.

AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 3800+
Gigabyte Motherboard GA-M55SLI-S4    AFAIK its V1.0

I currently have two sticks of RAM, running in dual channel.

Both of them are A-Data PC2-5300 512MB modules.

I want to increase the RAM in this machine, what do you recommend for brand, size, amount etc....

Price is a factor here as I will have to convince the other half that it is a good idea.

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  # 76518 1-Jul-2007 22:48
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I would look at either Adata or PQI 1Gb DDR2-800 sticks. These can be picked up for around $75 each



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  # 76519 1-Jul-2007 22:51
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And can I keep the other RAM in the machine?

If I can can I keep it in Dual channel?

 
 
 
 


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  # 76521 1-Jul-2007 22:52
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You could but it would slow it down to 667Mhz and yes it will stay in dual channel

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