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Not sure what ram to buy

By Bipolar_Gargoyl
May 20, 2005
  1. This is what i have now #1Field Value
    DIMM1: Samsung M3 68L3223FTN-CB3 256 MB PC2700 DDR SDRAM (2.5-3-3-7 @ 166 MHz) (2.0-3-3-6 @ 133 MHz)
    #2Field Value
    DIMM2: PNY Tech. 512 MB PC2700 DDR SDRAM (2.5-3-3-7 @ 166 MHz) (2.0-3-3-6 @ 133 MHz)


    and i want to put a 1Gig card in, only can fined 1GB PC3200 DDR DIMM Memory. will this work, or do i have to look for PC2700 card?


    Bipolar
     
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    According to your mobo specs. You mobo only supports ram with a maximum speed of 333mhz which is pc2700.

    Hope this helps.

    Regards Howard :grinthumb
     
  3. Bipolar_Gargoyl

    Bipolar_Gargoyl TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 71

    thanks Howard, i new there was some reason i had to look for different ram but didn't know what it was...333Mhz...


    Bipolar...

    PS> thanks for the tip to get (Everest) i know more about my pc than i ever did before.
     
  4. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Yes mate. It`s also called ddr333.

    Yes Everest is a cracking little utility. Glad you found it useful.

    Regards Howard :grinthumb
     
  5. Bipolar_Gargoyl

    Bipolar_Gargoyl TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 71

    What does "non ecc" mean please?
     
  6. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Take a look HERE for answers to your non ecc question.

    Regards Howard :) :)
     
  7. Bipolar_Gargoyl

    Bipolar_Gargoyl TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 71

    Thanks Again Howard.... i just wanted to make i was looking at the right one to buy. By the way my wife works for a company in london... over the internet.


    Bipolar
     
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