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post #11 of 17
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I would just leave it out, the onboard mem controllers on the AMD's flip out with 4 sticks of RAM.
I'm running 4 sticks of ram with absolutely no problems at all so I have no idea what you're talking about.
post #12 of 17
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The ram I would be using is:
2x512mb OCZ Gold DDR433 2-2-2-5
2x1gb OCZ Platinum DDR400 2-3-2-5

So they are similar, but not exactly the same.
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post #13 of 17
go for the 3GB...I don't think you will run into any problems running on all 4 slots!
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if u want more ram buy the same kind of 2 x 1gb sticks u have currently have in your rig.
yet, if he did so, Vista would only be able to use ~3.25GB...

if the ram is the same latency, or faster then your 2x1GB sticks, toss it in...

as long as your Banks are matched, you should be just fine...
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I would just leave it out, the onboard mem controllers on the AMD's flip out with 4 sticks of RAM.
i've had 4GB of ram in this machine... didn't notice a difference in performance, nor did it decrease my OC'ed stability...
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If I get bored some weekend I might try it. Right now it's 100% stable and running smoothly with the 2x1GB, so I won't mess with it unless I get bored for now.
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If I get bored some weekend I might try it. Right now it's 100% stable and running smoothly with the 2x1GB, so I won't mess with it unless I get bored for now.
i dont see any point changing what your using unles you are some uber photoshop hax working with life-size pix
    
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