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Looking for good RAM for memory upgrade

by f15 / January 20, 2006 3:59 AM PST

I am looking for good memory and not some cheap, crappy memory. I was looking for some advice on this. Here are some specs to help out:

Processor: P4 3GHz
Motherboard: MSI Model MS-6788
Chipset: Intel i865P/PE/G/i848P
Memory Type: DDR-SDRAM 512MB
Channels #: Dual
Max Bandwidth: PC3200(200MHz)

Thanks!!

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Crucial
by joe_smith / January 20, 2006 5:04 AM PST

Hard to go wrong with Crucial memory. It's sometimes a bit more expensive, but I don't think I've ever come across a dissatisfied Crucial customer.

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Thanks
by f15 / January 20, 2006 5:08 AM PST
In reply to: Crucial

Thanks for the advice.

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First choice is usually Crucial.
by chuckieu / January 20, 2006 5:09 AM PST

That being said, they have 1 drawback. They don't offer
matched sets of memory for dual-channel. I won't go beyond that, since what I consider good might not be the same for you. Tom's Hardware is a good source of info.
http://www.tomshardware.com/ chuck

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What do you mean by....
by f15 / January 20, 2006 7:41 AM PST

What do you mean by "They don't offer
matched sets of memory for dual-channel"?

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