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Windows 7: Question about RAMs

31 Dec 2013   #31
Girom

Windows 8
 
 

Some people told me that 2x8 RAM should work since the laptop has 2 slots, and the reason why they said it was expandable up to 8 gb might be because it already has 4gb in one slot and so if adding 4gb on the other it is 8gb.


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31 Dec 2013   #32
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Having two slots does not mean it will take 8GB RAM sticks, it would be rare. I have a Dell laptop that will only accept 1GB stick, or a total of 2GB.
You have the computer, check the manual.
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03 Jan 2014   #33
Girom

Windows 8
 
 

Thank you. Would any RAM with 204 pin be ok or would I have to get the exact same brand as well?
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