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Memory in an hp513c

\015 I have an HP Pavillion 513c and want to upgrade memory. It has 2 256 mb in it now. Can I take one out and replace it with a 1 gig or do I have to replace both?\015

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Hi,
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\015\012You don't need to replace both chips by at the same time you can run it as 1.25GB and will see a fair increase in performance.
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\015\012You might see a slight increase in efficiency with two of the same but for all the gain you will get doubling your ram I wouldn't be too concerned.
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\015\012The only problem you will likely have is that sometimes the new RAM and old cannot syncronize their data transfer speeds(CAS latency) and the machine won't boot up with one of each. If that happens just take out the second 256MB as you will still be doubling your RAM even with just the 1GB chip..
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\015\012Hope this helps FixYa,
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\015\012Chris
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