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4 sticks of 512mb or 2 sticks of 1024 mb? One more efficient than the other way?
    
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2x1GB. You'll have space to add more later and its easier to overclock. May even be cheaper.
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2x1GB. You'll have space to add more later and its easier to overclock. May even be cheaper.
well ill be running a 32bit os...so space wouldn't really matter in this case, but as far as performance wise. Running 4 sticks better than running 2?
    
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well if you ever wanted to put in another gig (2x512) you would have the space to do so. And if you're going to overclock, ive heard its more stable to only have two slots filled
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