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Windows 7: Help with RAM plz

08 Jan 2015   #1
Reflex

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 
Help with RAM plz

I already have 4gb of ram on my computer and want to install 8gb, do I get rid of the previous ram and install the new 8gb?


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08 Jan 2015   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

It's always best to install ram in matched sets.
Matched sets of ram have been tested to work together without problems.

I always by ram in matched sets.
So yes If was my computer I would remove the ram you have and install a matched set of 8 gigs.
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08 Jan 2015   #3
LongeCrK

Windows 8
 
 

As layback bear has stated, ram should always be installed in matching pairs, simply because you will get a slight edge over unmatched pairs when it comes to speed, and can sleep well knowing they won't explode anytime
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