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Windows 7: RAM upgrade

22 Nov 2009   #1
maverick2009

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition Service Pack 1 (build 7601), 64-bit
 
 
RAM upgrade

Would upgrading to PC2-6400 800MHz from PC2-5300 333MHz 4gigs laptop RAM make a difference? Mainly for gaming?

specs
Aspire 6930G
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
Processor
Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T6400 @ 2.00GHz
System Memory
4096 MB
Hard Drive
Hitachi HTS543232L9A300, 298.09 GB
CD/DVD Drive
Slimtype DVD A DS8A2S
Video
NVIDIA GeForce 9300M GS
Audio
Realtek High Definition Audio
NVIDIA High Definition Audio
Network
Intel(R) WiFi Link 5100 AGN
Atheros AR8121/AR8113/AR8114 PCI-E Ethernet Controller
HDAUDIO Soft Data Fax Modem with SmartCP
UUID
E0E7A354DDB5DC11BCF300238B5BBFD8
Serial Number
LXAFP0X00390219B8D2500
BIOS Version
v0.3204
Battery
4400mAh, LI-ION


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22 Nov 2009   #2
stormy13
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Not enough that you would even notice.
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22 Nov 2009   #3
skunksmash

SEVEN x64
 
 

you might get a few FPS increase due to the higher frequency, but as sais above it wont be major...

b/c its a laptop your very limited in terms of expansion, so it might be worth it to ya.....as there's not much else you can do.
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22 Nov 2009   #4
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

If your system can run 800 and you can afford it, I say why not! But a noticable difference like they said.
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22 Nov 2009   #5
maverick2009

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition Service Pack 1 (build 7601), 64-bit
 
 

thx man!
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