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Should i Buy a new laptop or upgrade the old one? [closed]

I have a Hp pavilion g6 notebook with configuration = processor i3-3110M @2.40ghz ram = 2gb hard drive = 500gb sata Radeon 1gb graphics card Os currently win 8.1 I bought it in june 2014. I ...
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Are all DDR3L (1.35V) DIMMS safe to use in a computer system that uses DDR3 (1.5V) DIMMs?

The sales support of (the consumer/prosumer sales subsidiary of) a DRAM manufacturer answered a pre-sales question I made with (translated from an email in French): 1.35V Memory DIMMs are dual ...
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P8Z77-V LK Issues - Different Memory Slots causing issues, including one not in manual

I've had a P8Z77-V LK asus motherboard for at least 3 to 4 years now, and everything ran fine. My ancient PSU that ran like a champ finally kicked the bucket about two months ago, and I replaced it ...
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Mem error follows address, not DIMM ; how to cope?

I have occasional BSOD that concerned me due to increading frequency. Once in two years, then 4 months, then 2 weeks. I ran Memtest86+ and it locked up after 6 minutes 20 seconds. It repeatedly ...
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New build Asus Z87-A motherboard; PC not starting, DRAM memory LED lights up red

I have problems with a newly build computer with a Asus Z87-A motherboard. We build several computers with the same configuration and all the other ones were working fine. First I thought the DRAM ...
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EVGA X58 SLI motherboard doesn't boot with new memory

EVGA X58 SLI (EVGA E758-A1 3-Way SLI (x16/x16/x8) LGA 1366 Intel X58 ATX Intel Motherboard) was normally working with three CORSAIR DOMINATOR 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 Triple Channel Kit Desktop ...
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Asus Rampage III and Corsair DRAM Settings

Recently I flashed the BIOS (from 1301 to 1502) of my Asus Rampage III Extreme. But I lost the settings and now only 16GB out of 24GB of DRAM in the system is recognized. Does anyone has the correct ...
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Can I mix DDR1 from different manufacturers? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I mix different RAM modules in PC? I've got an old computer with four DDR1 slots. Can I insert two sticks from Corsair and two sticks from another manufacturer (with a ...
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Calculating DRAM Timing Parameters from Latency

Let's say that we're looking at a DRAM with typical timing parameters (those of interest are listed below) with read and write latencies of ~20-50 nanoseconds. How would one go about changing the ...
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Why does DRAM not burn-out when SSD's do?

Normal SSD will expire after some number of reads and writes. Why is this? And how did they fix it for DRAM?
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What does 'having higher density' means in terms of memory?

Please help me understand the following, Only one transistor (1T) is enough to build a dynamic memory cell. Hence, DRAMs have higher densities and tend to be less expensive.
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Matched DRAM — Why? Is it important?

Crucial's website tells me: Although the memory can be installed one module at a time, the best performance comes from using matched pairs of modules. What exactly does that imply (what exactly ...
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Synchronous vs. Asynchronous DRAM

I have simple question, why do we use in computers today synchronous memory? Is there some advantage over asynchronous?
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64-bit Windows 7 can only use 3.25GB of RAM instead of 4GB? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to enable 4GB in my Windows 7 64 bit? My Windows 7 is 64-bit, and I thought that means it can use the full 4GB of RAM installed on the computer. But I just saw this on ...
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How frequent are DRAM errors?

How frequent are DRAM errors? How significant a factor is heat? Is it worth investing in ECC RAM?