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Is my RAM really that old?

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i just usewd cpu-z today to see wat type of cpu etc i hav and it says i hac ddr-sdram and isnt that really old??? i got the pc bout 6 months ago and the stock speed is 400mhz but is says ddr-sdram so can sumone tell me if this is the older or newer ram
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That is par for the course.

You have pc3200 RAM. Quite the standard these days.
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so does that mean i can get ddr ram or do i hav to get sdram(i was told by my local pc place that sd is older and more expensive which is bad for me)
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It sounds like your local computer store guys don't know what they're talking about. SDRAM is a term for a class of RAM. DDR and DDR2 are a subclass of SDRAM. They're probably equating SDRAM to the old PC66/100/133 RAM that was used a few years back, which although it's true that is SDRAM, it's just another generation of it.

As was stated above, you're right in the middle of the mix with the RAM you have.
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