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Ram issue with compaq presario 5000 G1 Series

\015 Hi i am using compaq presario 5000 G1 Series,its pretty old pc, I want to upgrade my ram but when i try its boots up and works fine but after few minutes it gets hung up, i tried with PC 133 and PC 100 rams but same issue, please help me, iam facing this issue for a pretty long time, looking for ur reply as soon as possibleregardsBinil [email protected] mail me\015

Answers :

As you can see from the information below there are different requirements for RAM to work stable in your system . Most importand are the RAM VOLTAGE , SPEED , and Configuration of chips. you will need to consult the manual for qualified RAM requirements. Some RAM will work but not very stable. make sure the voltage supplied by your system is enough for the RAM. If you are running DDR RAM in dual channel mode, the ram needs to be the same size also.\015\012DIMM modules for the HP computer must meet the following requirements \015\012\015\012
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  • \015\012The number of pins on the DIMM must match the socket type.\015\012
  • \015\012DDR memory requires a 184-pin slot and 1.8 operating voltage.\015\012
  • \015\012DDR2 memory is not compatible with DDR1 memory and requires a 240-pin slot and 2.5 operating voltage.\015\012
  • \015\012Synchronous dynamic random access memory (SDRAM): Only use DDR type SDRAM memory if the computer came with DDR-SDRAM.
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  • \015\012\015\012SO-DIMM modules for the HP computer must meet the following requirements \015\012\015\012
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    • \015\012The number of pins on the DIMM must match the socket type.\015\012
    • \015\012SO-DIMM memory requires a 200-pin slot.\015\012
    • \015\012DDR2 SO-DIMMs are not compatible with DDR1 DIMM and DDR2 DIMM memory modules.\015\012
    • \015\012With a computer running at a system bus of 533 MHz or 667 MHz, use a PC2-4200 (DDR2 DIMM 533) type.
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    • \015\012\015\012The following requirements must be met for the DDR memory to function in dual channel mode:\015\012\015\012
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      • \015\012Same density (256MB, 512MB, etc.)\015\012
      • \015\012Same DRAM chip technology (x8 or x16)\015\012
      • \015\012All either single-sided or dual-sided\015\012
      • \015\012Matched in both Channel A and Channel B memory channels
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