Memory upgrade..

By snash00ter
Feb 3, 2005
  1. Salut, i have a 768mb ddr 400 memory and i am thinking to upgrade to 1ghz
    (1x512+2x256) is it worthing the money..will i see better performance?

    My system is:
    Intel p4 3.0ghz
    768mb ram ddr 400 (1x512+1x256)
    Gigabyte SiS mobo( GA-8S648FX)
    Nvidia Geforce 5700FX 256MB
    WD 80GB HD
  2. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,675   +389

    I doubt you will see much difference, but that depends on what you use your computer for.

    What do you need all that ram for?
  3. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Just a thought.

    It may be wise to check your mobo manual before you buy anymore ddr400 ram as you may be limited as to how much you can have in your mobo.

    Regards Howard :grinthumb
  4. snash00ter

    snash00ter TS Rookie Topic Starter

    my mobo has no problem to add another ddr ram..the question is how the ram affects my pc's perfomance? ,i use it for general use and some games(doom 3, etc)..
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