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Windows 7: How to know exact name of ram?

30 Nov 2014   #1
MCPlayer18

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
How to know exact name of ram?

Hi, I am looking for stores (Like eBay or Amazon or Sears ect)-(Any tech place that isn't a third party like memory4less or buysamsungparts) I think I have a
Samsung PC3-10600 DDR3-1333MHz M471B5273DH0-CH9 1.5v
but I'm not sure. Is there any way to find a cheap, 4gb, 1 stick of ram? My budget is 45$ USD.



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30 Nov 2014   #2
Gator

Dual Boot: Windows 8.1 & Server 2012r2 VMs: Kali Linux, Backbox, Matriux, Windows 8.1
 
 

You can use a program like cpu-z

CPU-Z CPUID - System & hardware benchmark, monitoring, reporting

Do you currently have two sticks of ram?
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01 Dec 2014   #3
MCPlayer18

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Gator View Post
You can use a program like cpu-z

CPU-Z CPUID - System & hardware benchmark, monitoring, reporting

Do you currently have two sticks of ram?
No I don't. That's why I'm trying to figure out exactly what ram I have and CPU-Z doesn't work. It doesn't list the name of what I have.
I'm thinking I have
Samsung PC3-10600 DDR3-1333MHz M471B5273DH0-CH9 1.5v
for ram but I'm not sure. Today is cyber Monday and I really need a cheap 4gb ram stick! And I need it to work!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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01 Dec 2014   #4
Gator

Dual Boot: Windows 8.1 & Server 2012r2 VMs: Kali Linux, Backbox, Matriux, Windows 8.1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MCPlayer18 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Gator View Post
You can use a program like cpu-z

CPU-Z CPUID - System & hardware benchmark, monitoring, reporting

Do you currently have two sticks of ram?
No I don't. That's why I'm trying to figure out exactly what ram I have and CPU-Z doesn't work. I'm thinking I have
Samsung PC3-10600 DDR3-1333MHz M471B5273DH0-CH9 1.5v
for ram but I'm not sure. Today is cyber Monday and I really need a cheap 4gb ram stick! And I need it to work!
Kingston ValueRAM 4GB Notebook Memory Module - DDR3, 1333MHz, PC3-10600, SODIMM, CL 9, 204 Pin, 1.5V - KVR13S9S8/4 at TigerDirect.com

ADATA AD3S1333C4G9-R Premier Series Notebook Memory Module - 4GB, PC3-10600, DDR3-1333MHz, CL9, 204-pin SODIMM, 1.5V, Non-ECC, Unbuffered at TigerDirect.com

Either of these should work.
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01 Dec 2014   #5
Phone Man

Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64bit, Windows 7 HP 64bit
 
 

In CPUID look in the SPD tab and it should list the part number.

Jim
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01 Dec 2014   #6
MCPlayer18

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Gator View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MCPlayer18 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Gator View Post
You can use a program like cpu-z

CPU-Z CPUID - System & hardware benchmark, monitoring, reporting

Do you currently have two sticks of ram?
No I don't. That's why I'm trying to figure out exactly what ram I have and CPU-Z doesn't work. I'm thinking I have
Samsung PC3-10600 DDR3-1333MHz M471B5273DH0-CH9 1.5v
for ram but I'm not sure. Today is cyber Monday and I really need a cheap 4gb ram stick! And I need it to work!
Kingston ValueRAM 4GB Notebook Memory Module - DDR3, 1333MHz, PC3-10600, SODIMM, CL 9, 204 Pin, 1.5V - KVR13S9S8/4 at TigerDirect.com

ADATA AD3S1333C4G9-R Premier Series Notebook Memory Module - 4GB, PC3-10600, DDR3-1333MHz, CL9, 204-pin SODIMM, 1.5V, Non-ECC, Unbuffered at TigerDirect.com

Either of these should work.
Shouldn't it have the same exact things in the name? I need a Samsung RAM. Not another one. Plus, doesn't it need to have the
M471B5273DH0-CH9
In it? Like

Samsung PC3-10600 DDR3-1333MHz M471B5273DH0-CH9 1.5v
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01 Dec 2014   #7
Gator

Dual Boot: Windows 8.1 & Server 2012r2 VMs: Kali Linux, Backbox, Matriux, Windows 8.1
 
 

No, ram does not have to be exactly the same.

Just as long as the speeds are correct on the ram/motherboard

To be honest, I'd just stop by a Tigerdirect or something similar if you have one in your town. They will be able to get you something for $45 and you can show them the Ram stick. Again, it does NOT have to be samsung.
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01 Dec 2014   #8
Phone Man

Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64bit, Windows 7 HP 64bit
 
 

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01 Dec 2014   #9
MCPlayer18

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Phone Man View Post
Will that work on my laptop? I hope so! Thanks!
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01 Dec 2014   #10
Gator

Dual Boot: Windows 8.1 & Server 2012r2 VMs: Kali Linux, Backbox, Matriux, Windows 8.1
 
 

Yes, every link to ram posted in this thread will work with your laptop.

I would still just go to a PC store in town. Same price and you get it today. I don't see any Ram deals specific to Cyber Monday.
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