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Memory card hi, i need to know what's the maximum of memory card i can use with my motherboard

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What model motherboard do you have?

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Hey there speedboy2024, the answer is 768mb, spread over three SDram memory slots. I would try 256/256/128, if you were trying to max. Good Luck!

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Can i run new ati radeon 512mb video memory with 5.0 shader card on acer ACER AST690-U-P925A


1) How much Ram Memory do you have installed? If I have the spec's right, your motherboard's maximum amount of Ram Memory is 2GB.
(PC2-5300 would be best, but the amount is what matters, not the 'speed')

2) What is the Maximum Wattage for your Power Supply?
Takes power for each hardware component in the computer.
Motherboard, Processor, Ram Memory, Harddrive, Optical Drive/s, Graphics Card, etc.

When purchasing a graphics card, this is one of the minimum system requirements you need to know.

Spec's I looked up indicate a 300 Watt power supply.
This is the problem. That, and power supply's Acer uses are low quality.

If you had at least a 400 Watt power supply, you could use this,

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=41125&Sku=E145-0550

Slap that game around, and make it bark.

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=3276573&CatId=1483

You could also run this if you had the above Power Supply,

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=2048679&Sku=M452-7770

[Note*
No. It does not matter if you are using DDR2 Sdram ram memory, and the graphics card has GDDR5 graphics memory.
A graphics card runs independent of the system resources.
(Processor and Ram Memory ]

For additional questions please post in a Comment.
Regards,
joecoolvette

Jul 24, 2012 | Acer Aspire T690 (AST690UP820A) PC...

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Fiteed new quad core CPU and 4gb of Ram, when started up getting no signal detected on the monitor. Can anyone help?


Let's back up a second.

A) What HP model is it? (P/N. Product Number. Back of desktop computer tower)
B) What model number of Intel quad core is it?
C) What are the manufacturer ID number/letters on the ram memory module/s?

I need to know what Northbridge chip is used on the motherboard, to know if it will support the particular Intel quad core you're trying to use.
This I can hopefully obtain from HP Support, by looking at the specifications for the motherboard.

(This technology does not apply to motherboards that support the Intel Core i3, Core i5, Core i7, and Core i9 processors)

The Northbridge chip is part of the motherboard chipset.
So aptly named, because on a desktop computer motherboard it sits to the 'North', for one.
(Under the Processor)

[ Chip and Chipset are slang terms for I.C.
Integrated Circuit,

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Integrated_Circuit

The Northbridge chip handles the faster capabilities of the computer.
It handles the Processor, Ram Memory, and High-speed graphics.

AGP and PCI-Express are high-speed graphics technology.
A graphics card plugged into a PCI slot, and Integrated Graphics, is Not high-speed graphics.

The Southbridge chip handles the slower capabilities of the computer.

Motherboard Diagram;

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Motherboard_diagram.svg

List of Intel Chipsets, and more specifically the one's that can handle Intel quad core processors,

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Intel_chipsets#Core_2_chipsets

Secondly;
Make sure the Ram Memory you installed is Compatible.
If the motherboard supports 4GB of ram, make sure it is in the correct ram slots if using two sticks of ram, or four sticks.

There HAS to be a ram memory module ('Stick') in Slot 1. (DIMM 1)
EACH ram memory slot has a Maximum Amount.

For example if there are 4 ram slots, and the Maximum Total Amount of ram memory is 4GB, each ram slot may have a maximum of 1GB.
It may, or may not be that you can use Slot 1 and Slot 2, and use two 2GB sticks.

Third:
Always go slow when upgrading.
Install the Processor first, boot the computer up, see how it works.

THEN shut the computer down, unplug from power, observe Anti-Static Precautions, and install 2GB of ram memory.

Works?
Install the other 2GB.
BIOS has to recognize the changes.

Fourth:
Are you sure your Power Supply is adequate to support the quad core, and the added ram memory?

Post back in a Comment.

Regards,
joecoolvette

Jul 24, 2011 | HP Computers & Internet

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Is there anything you need to do before or after upgrading your memory card in an hp laptop


If this in reference to the Ram Memory module/s, the answer is No.

Things to know about upgrading Ram Memory in a computer.
A) What is the Maximum TOTAL Amount for the computer. (Motherboard)
B) What is the Maximum Amount for EACH ram slot.
C) What Type of Ram Memory does the computer support. (Motherboard)
D) What frequency rate of Ram Memory does the computer support. (Slang for Frequency Rate is 'Speed')

If you have the correct Ram Memory, and are only installing 1 Ram Memory module, be sure to install it in Slot 1. (Also referred to as DIMM 1)

This is the Ram Memory slot the Processor reads first.

If I knew what HP laptop computer this was, such as the Product Number, and I knew what Ram Memory you are installing, I could help you further.

On the bottom of the laptop is a white Service Tag.
P/N = Product Number
(S/N = Serial Number. Do Not give this out online, except to HP Support)

If your problem does not regard Ram Memory, please disregard this solution.

Oct 06, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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My evo is running slow, i was thinking of upgrading the ram. what type of ram and what is the max?


Hi,
mine was running slow too. Like I'd turn it on and go grub some coffee, than make some toast and then after It'd bring the windows screen on.
If that's the case I suggest to try different hard drive, but my guess it's motherboard issue:
Here is memory information for EVO D51. Please let me know what model you have, so I can be more specific

RAM Memory Specifications

Memory Speed: 133MHz
Memory Type: SDRAM (PC133)
Maximum Memory Supported: 1.5GB
Memory Slots (Total): 3

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NEED TO KNOW HOW OR WHERE TO ADD THE MEMORY CARDS IN MY DELL DIMENSION E521...HOW DO I OPEN THE TOWER


Hi There,

Should be very straight forward.

You can find full instructions here;

http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/dimE521/en/SM_EN/index.htm

(this includes opening the cover!).

This model has 4 DDR2 slots and supports a maximum to 4Gb of RAM.

Regards,

MC

Aug 25, 2009 | Dell Dimension E521 PC Desktop

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While playing video games or watching videos on youtube my desktop will glitch/freeze. The screen distorts and freezes.


Do you have a graphics card built onto the motherboard which uses "shared" memory? If so, your options are twofold: Add RAM to the maximum your motherboard will support and/or add a separate video card that has it's own memory. Newer games and YouTube both use video memory and system resources like no other application.

Jul 19, 2009 | Gateway Computers & Internet

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I need a list of compatible video cards that can be installed to upgrade the computer to make it run smoother and assist with games, I also need to know what processors can be installed in it ato upgr


I hope you realize the manufacturer recommends a maximum of 1GB of RAM in this system.

Since the system only has PCI slots, any kind of PCI video card should work without a problem.

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What is maximum memory size and speed for a P4M800PRO-M v2 motherboard


Hi!the maximum of memory capacity that support is up to 2G DDR Socket and this motherboard that support LGA775 Intel Core 2Duo Processor.by:danz

Nov 21, 2008 | EliteGroup Computers & Internet

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Hi 1. Does anyone know


hi Have a nice day!

1. Memory
Max. 2GB DDR
2 x DDR slots, DDR333/266
2. CPU Socket 478, Intel Pentium 4( Northwood/Prescott )/Celeron
FSB 533/400 MHz
If you need any other info youre welcome.

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