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Would This Ram Work

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#1 Saracen619


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Posted 16 September 2008 - 01:12 PM

Would this ram work on my computer, i think it does.

Product Description Crucial Ballistix - memory - 2 GB ( 2 x 1 GB ) - DIMM 240-pin - DDR2
Storage Capacity 2 GB ( 2 x 1 GB )
Upgrade Type Generic
Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Form Factor DIMM 240-pin
Memory Speed 800 MHz ( PC2-6400 )
Data Integrity Check Non-ECC
Latency Timings CL4 ( 4-4-4-12 )
Features SLI-Ready , unbuffered
Supply Voltage 2.2 V

Dell Dimension E520 My Computer -->

Maximum Memory Capacity: 4096MB
Currently Installed Memory: 1GB
Available Memory Slots: 2
Number of Banks: 4
Dual Channel Support: Yes
CPU Manufacturer: GenuineIntel
CPU Family: IntelŪ PentiumŪ D CPU 2.80GHz Model 4, Stepping 7
CPU Speed: 2793 MHz
Currently Installed: X2 512Mb
Each memory slot can hold DDR2 PC2-5300,DDR2 PC2-4200 with a maximum of 1GB per slot.*

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#2 rigacci



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Posted 16 September 2008 - 01:40 PM

Normally, memory is backward compatible, so yes, it should work.

Just be certain you get it from a reputable place, in case there is a problem.

Get a matched pair because that Mobo supports Dual-Channel memory.

Good luck.


#3 Goldwyn


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Posted 16 September 2008 - 10:36 PM

I say go for it. If Buying from Newegg.com. It dosn't work They understand. You can always try it. If it fails to work. Send it back get your money back and try something else. Mostly It should work. You can downclock memory. :thumbsup:

Edited by Goldwyn, 16 September 2008 - 10:37 PM.

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