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Please help me choose memory for my Acer notebook

By Tonestack
Dec 14, 2005
  1. Hello everybody. This seems like an excellent board, and I thank you for all your help.

    I have an Acer Aspire 1681LCi with 512MB PC2700 (2x256) 200pin Sodimms. The CPU is the Centrino Pentium M 1.5Ghz supposedly with 400MHz FSB (4x100). I would like to add more RAM to it, but have three questions:

    1. Should I just add more DDR333 or replace it all with DDR400?
    2. Should there be a performance benefit to this?
    3. Why would Acer install DDR333 into a 400MHz FSB?

    Any suggestions would be helpful on this matter.
    Thanks!
     
  2. kenyee

    kenyee TS Rookie Posts: 24

    no performance benefits at all since you can't overclock a notebook. Just get the speed you are supposed to get (DDR2700 probably since you're using that already) or whatever is closest...
     
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