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Ram upgrade on Sony Viao PCVRS420

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I want to upgrade the ram on my machine but I keep on getting conflicting information. The box has a max memory capacity of 2GB and 4 slots for RAM sticks. Can I upgrade to 2GB by using 2 x 1GB PC2700 RAM sticks or do I have to use 4 x 512 MB PC2700 RAM sticks? The crucial website (crucial.com) lists 2 x 1GB as being guaranteed compatable but other sites list as 512 MB max. Really confused and would appreciate help.

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You can use even 1 stick of 2GIG of RAM or 2 X 1GIG of RAM or any combination will do for as long it will just be a max of 2GIG since that's the max support of your motherboard....

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Either way.
But you have to be sure to get the right memory.

1Gigabyte Module for Sony VAIO PCV-RS420
RAM type DDR DIMM

Form factor 2.5 Volts, Proprietary Design


Storage capacity 1 GB


Technology DDR DIMM


Access time PC2700 (333 MHz)


Slot(s) required 1


Data integrity check non-Registered, non-ECC

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