Adding more RAM - the advantages ? in reality plz?

  GEEKSTA 13:58 24 Nov 2007
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I want to add more ram to my laptop toshiba a60, its currently on 448mb of RAM (shouldnt it be 512Mb?) anyway i want to consider buying a 1 Gig chip RAM beacause my pc is so slow with programs, (can only handle like 3 internet explorers at one time without jamming)
but
i want to know what will be the advantages of upgrading to 1 gb,
can u possily tell me in reality terms, and not what it sould do theoretically.

Thanksss

  sunny staines 14:06 24 Nov 2007

click here

the link shows difference between 512, 1g, 2g 4g of RAM.

  [email protected] 14:10 24 Nov 2007

test how much ram your using by replicating tasks and checking in taskmanager performance,identify if its ram or processor thats struggling to cope or possibly other issues causing the slowdown.
click here
the missing ram could be 64mb onboard graphics.
I personally didnt notice a jot of difference going from 512mb to 1gb but i wasnt fully using the 512mb.

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