775i65G does not work when two 1GB DDR400 are installed.
I have a 775i65G board with a Pentium D 2.80GHz as a processor. I have recently upgraded the memory modules from 256 MB to two new and identical 1GB DDR400 Kingston Memory module and it crashes and gives a BSOD 0x0000008E. The memory cards are working fine since it was tested with different slots and it does not crash. I have formatted the computer already and it still crashes. Sometimes the error is 0x00000050. If I try to connect the old memory, 256MB DDR400, with one of the 1GB DDR400 module, it works fine. Issue occurs when the two Kingston Modules are installed.
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The processor has nothing to do with it. It has to do with the motherboard and whether it supports it or not. If there are 4 slots it should support at least 2gb, possibly 4gb. You have to find out what board you have in order to tell how much ram it supports.
The black and blue slots are to indicate where paired sets of identical DIMMs should be inserted. So one pair would use the blue slots and the other pair would use the black. It's possible that your motherboard doesn't fully support this RAM type but you would only be able to find that information at the Motherboard maker's website. Hopefully they still have BIOS updates for that motherboard posted online so you can update it. Sometimes all you need is an update to the BIOS to support newer processors or memory.
If you should install 4 1GB modules, you will only show 3.5 if you use a 32-bit operating system.
The third thing you can do is to add or upgrade a video card. This board has an 8X AGP slot. It is compatible with 0.8V or 1.5V cards only. Install one with the greatest amount of memory you can afford. Suggest 512MB or 1GB.
Those are the main improvements you can make to this, or any board for that matter.
IT supports Maximum 2GB DDR400 RAM.
It mainly depends on the Processor speed.I think 1gb RAM is sufficient for Your Pentium 4 configuration. If you use more than 1Gb.there is no remarkable speed difference between them.So better choice is use 1GB RAM.
The chips to which you refer are incompatible with respect to the socket used for each as well as the fact that Core duo and Pentium 4 1.5 GHz chips are from separate generations, the latter having been obsolescent since 2003. Therefore, there is no single motherboard that supports both, and the Pentium 4, Socket 478 boards can be obtained from various aftermarket sources.
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While the board for your Core Duo is widely available now
Need to look at the motherboard specs along with the processor "Socket". It will usually be a 754 or 939 depending on what your motherboard says. I wouldn't try too fast and set yourself up for disappointment. I would upgrade the RAM before the processor.