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What would be the most ideal RAM for my pc?

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Hi, I dont know too much about RAM and I don't want to waste money on unneccessarily fast or good RAM. So any reccommendations would be nice.

Thank you, ny_driver
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nevermind..it just has to be 184 pin I think......it says it supports up to 266 mHz . Does that mean I can't put anything higher in there? I have 2 sticks of 256 in there. They are same brand, same item number, but 1 has a sticker that says 256mb 32x64 pc 2100 cl 2.5 ddr, and the other says pc 266 256 mb ddr. Are they the same stuff? Thanks . I'm gonna google it now.
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Maybe if you cant find anything anywhere find more 256's for 4x256 for a gig

I dont know whats best for ure machine, I dont know amd and there mobo's :/
    
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only 2 DDR slots. Can I put pc 3200 400 Mhz low density in it?
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http://www.ocworkbench.com/2002/ecs/...5A%20BOARD.htm

MEMORY

2 DDR DIMM sockets and 2 DIMM sockets support (can not be used simultaneously)
Two 184-pin DDR SDRAM (DDR200, DDR266) or
Two 168-pin 3.3V SDRAM (PC100, PC133)
Maximum: 1.0GB (DDR or SDRAM)
    
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Is 32x8 low density good or bad?
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thank you, I have all that information, I just want to know if it will work with faster speed ram in it? If it matters or not. And maybe overclock the board or something to make it accept more? I'm just trying to learn a little, I have researched the board.
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I belive that is an ECS board and older ECS boards do not oc very well...You'll probably have troubles if you do...the ram would just default to the boards speed...But you could increase the capacity...ie 2x512
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Thank you. Is there a way to adjust the RAM timings on my pc266 to improve the performace at all?
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