New PC. Need Help Tags: CPUs Laptops RAM Desktops Last response: December 13, 2011 6:39 AM in CPUs Share boomer34 December 13, 2011 3:25:46 AM Hey, So I have been using Macs for the past 6 years or so, and I have just got both a desktop and laptop in the PC verison. I am trying to refamilarize myself with the Windows os. I have win7. I am currently trying to see the speed of my 8GB of ram...I can't find that info anywhere. I am looking to upgrade the RAM speed to 1600, DDR3 12800, if that is not what my XPS laptop came with. Any help? More about : question Frizzo December 13, 2011 5:47:15 AM download cpu-z, or everest, or sandra. why do you care so much about your memory speed? that's like the last thing to worry about, as long as it's ddr3. m 0 l sunny4691 December 13, 2011 5:55:11 AM You can right click on 'My Computer' and click on properties, there you will see all the info of you computer including the amount of RAM, cpu, etc. Or do as the other member suggested- download cpu-z m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer diellur a b à CPUs December 13, 2011 6:39:13 AM Windows won't tell him the RAM frequency. CPU-Z will. 1600MHz RAM is good, but 1333MHz is fine, also. What do you intend to do with your system (gaming, video editing ...?) m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew!! Need help picking parts for gaming PC? Forum SolvedBuilding a new Gaming PC: Need help on a Wireless Network Adapter Forum SolvedBuying new PC parts need help! Forum SolvedNew PC, need help with parts Forum SolvedBuying a new PC, need help please Forum SolvedNew pc build need help . Forum SolvedNew Gaming PC - Need Help (newbie) Forum Solved[Beginner] NEW PC Build / ~3200$ Budget / NEED HELP ! Forum SolvedHELP! building a new pc need help with wiring Corsair cx600w psu and all my components Forum SolvedNeed Help Selecting a New PC Case Forum SolvedBuilding a new PC and need some help Forum SolvedNew PC Build - Need Help/Advice Forum SolvedMaking a new PC NEED HELP! Forum SolvedNew to PC gaming. Need help with choosing components. Forum SolvedGetting a new gaming pc, need help. Forum Solvednew to PC building, need help Forum SolvedNeed help asap! Is this a good way to transfer old files to my new pc and ... Forum SolvedNew PC Build, Need Help! Forum SolvedNeed help with a new PC Forum SolvedBuilding a new gaming PC and need help Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !