Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 5100 Notebook ?

I want to upgrade my dell inspiron 5100 from 256 x 2 to 512 x 2- do i need to buy from dell or would any brand do


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No you most certainly do not ned to buy from dell...
\015\012hynix is a Good Brand To Use...
\015\012You can Even Go To Ebay And Get Your Memory..
\015\012Dell Will Wayyyyyy OverCharge You....
You can buy the memory much cheaper online
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