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Two 1 gb dual channel ram or just one 2 gb ram?

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Last response: in Memory
March 8, 2010 12:21:50 AM

Which one will give me better performance:two 1 gb ram of dual channel or just one 2 gb ram?

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a c 115 } Memory
March 8, 2010 12:29:38 AM

Dual channel will be a bit faster.
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March 8, 2010 12:34:25 AM

Yes I agree, however when you come to upgrade (which you will need to soon with only 2GB) a single 2GB stick may be better so you can have 4gb and only have to buy one more stick.

Just thinking ahead. Up to you.
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March 8, 2010 2:34:58 AM

hamiac said:
Yes I agree, however when you come to upgrade (which you will need to soon with only 2GB) a single 2GB stick may be better so you can have 4gb and only have to buy one more stick.

Just thinking ahead. Up to you.


But how can i make sure the 2 gb ram will be able to compatible with my future 2 gb ram. i mean in terms of dual channel. Can all ram do that?
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a c 115 } Memory
March 8, 2010 9:57:46 AM

werewolf16 said:
But how can i make sure the 2 gb ram will be able to compatible with my future 2 gb ram. i mean in terms of dual channel. Can all ram do that?

You'll have to buy an identical module or one that has similar characteristics.
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Anonymous
March 8, 2010 1:58:08 PM

2 x 2gb matched, go on you know it makes sense!!!
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a c 167 } Memory
March 8, 2010 4:42:57 PM

Hi

See answer here, you can read all the article if you want.
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