View Full Version : RAM Types

03-12-2008, 02:14 PM
im trying to buy RAM for my computer but, how is it that i find what type of RAM my computer uses. Because i bought a certain type of RAM and the slot in the middle on the bottom of the chip did not line up. So how can i determine it?

Speedy Gonzales
03-12-2008, 02:18 PM
Use something like Everest or PC wizard

Or open the case take it out and read the label

03-12-2008, 02:18 PM
Take the existing one out.
On the little sticker is written what sort it is as well as the quantity.


PC3200 or DDR400
PC2-4200 or DDR2533

Or such.
Thats what kind you need to get.

03-12-2008, 02:22 PM
It says PC3200, so i get a PC3200?

Speedy Gonzales
03-12-2008, 02:29 PM