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Compatible RAM?

by Arcelios / April 13, 2008 8:52 AM PDT

I am running a Dell Dimension DIM4600 with an Intel Pentium 4 CPU (2.66GHz), 512MB of RAM, and Windows XP Home Edition SP2. I am looking into upgrading my RAM, so the system will run a bit faster, and for gaming purposes, but I don't know what RAM is compatible and what RAM isn't. I want to upgrade to either 2GB or 4GB of RAM. I was wondering if there is a website I can look at that will tell me what is compatible, and what isn't?

Thanks,
Arcelios

P.S.: It would be very ideal if I could find something...less than expensive.

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by wlczsf / April 13, 2008 8:58 AM PDT
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You need DDR1 memory. Windows xp home edition can support up to 3Gb memory but your laptop motherboard only supports up to 2Gb. your memory can not over 2Gb.

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dimension 4600 is a desktop, not laptop
by ramarc / April 13, 2008 9:04 AM PDT
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