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Anonymous
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a b } Memory
May 19, 2010 6:55:12 AM

Hello, i am looking for a motherboard just to upgrade the memory on my comp here are the specs which might help my motherboard ASUS p5vd2-mx se intel pent D 3.2 2x1gb pc2 5300 sata hdd

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a c 435 V Motherboard
a c 128 } Memory
May 19, 2010 10:42:10 AM

You won't notice a difference by upgrading just the ram. I recommend you upgrade the cpu instead. Look for a used one in one of the hardware forums or on craigslist. Also check your asus board "cpu support" section first to see what the board supports. If your board won't support the e series or q series core2 duos or quads, then a motherboard change with the cpu will be required for any real performance gain.
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a b } Memory
May 21, 2010 6:38:43 AM

motherboard only supports 2gig ram
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Anonymous
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May 21, 2010 6:39:40 AM

o1die said:
You won't notice a difference by upgrading just the ram. I recommend you upgrade the cpu instead. Look for a used one in one of the hardware forums or on craigslist. Also check your asus board "cpu support" section first to see what the board supports. If your board won't support the e series or q series core2 duos or quads, then a motherboard change with the cpu will be required for any real performance gain.



thanks for the help might look at just getting a new setup and seeing what i get for this one
a b Ĉ ASUS
a c 435 V Motherboard
a c 128 } Memory
May 21, 2010 8:43:55 PM

Frys has a sempron 140 with ddr2 msi board for $29.99 after rebate. I sold that board to someone yesterday for $30. Bet he's kicking himself today. I use a biostar g41 board and it works fine, even overclocking.
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a c 435 V Motherboard
a c 128 } Memory
May 23, 2010 9:41:01 AM

No. I have too many frys combos. Got the core i3 530 with biostar board for $99.99 after rebate yesterday. It's plenty fast even with just 2 gigs of ram.
a b Ĉ ASUS
a c 435 V Motherboard
a c 128 } Memory
May 23, 2010 12:35:43 PM

It's in stores only. Last week they had one combo on their website, but it sold out at the warehouse before it did in some of the stores. You need to petition frys for a store in your location.
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