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2x256 or 1x512 MEM?

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Jan 12, 2002
Should I get 1 stick of 512Mb DDR or 2 sticks of 256Mb DDR mem? Is ther any speed difference?
There shouldn't be any speed difference - I would look more at the cost, and the space. A 512MB stick will leave more slots free for later expansion, whereas 2x 256MB will use up more slots.

Also, if a 512MB stick is cheaper than two 256s then go for the 512.