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Dell Deminsion 8250 Ram

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#1 gem7875


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Posted 21 October 2009 - 11:23 AM

I have an Dell 8250 with the 1Gb of rhombus ram. Is there any way to change this expensive ram other than changing out the mobo or building a new system. :thumbsup: :huh:

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#2 dpunisher


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Posted 21 October 2009 - 12:42 PM

Build a new system. I don't see any other way. Upgrading a system that old is just throwing money away. I don't miss RDRAM.

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Posted 22 October 2009 - 10:09 AM

Those particular systems are further limited because I don't believe you can replace them with more than a 512MB stick. (or was that 256MB sticks)

Start a new build with Windows 7 and you will be putting your money to better use.

Good luck.


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