Extra RAM

  caradoc 11:07 15 Apr 2004
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My computer has 512 Mb RAM at present and I am thinking of increasing this to 1Gb. Would there be any advantage in doeing so?
My system - AMD 2400XP, MSI KT4V Mobo, MSI FX5600 256Mb Graphics card. I use the computer mainly for Flight Simming but have recently installed an MSI DVD re-writer with a view to "creating" my own DVD's!!

  caradoc 11:08 15 Apr 2004

Forgeot to mention OS is Win XP Pro.

  TomJerry 11:11 15 Apr 2004

It will not provide much benifit for most tasks. It may speed things up for video editing, but you may be better off with a faster CPU.

The memory price increased almost 50% over last 3 months, this is why I said too late.

  caradoc 11:54 15 Apr 2004

TomJerry,
Thanks for your response. I noticed that RAM prices had gone up, one reason why I asked for advice. Not to worry, I'll spend the cash on something else!

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