Abel 11:17 04 Nov 09

I’ve just run a Crucial check on my memory, which tells me I have 8Gb of DDR PC2700 in slot one and 1Gb of DDR PC3200 in slot two. However, according to SIW (System Information for Windows), I have 1Gb in slot one and 512 Mb in slot two. For the record, my mobo only has a memory capacity of 2,024 Mb. I’d greatly appreciate any observations on this.


  Quiller. 13:35 04 Nov 09

As PC2700 only comes in 4Gb max sticks and your mobo only supports 2Gb. I'd say you have what SIW says you have.

Is it a tower, take them out and check the codes.

  Abel 14:04 04 Nov 09

Thanks Dick Tattor. I will do as you suggest. However, I've just also looked at what Belarc Advisor has to say. It coincides with Crucial and yet it doesn't. It says: 1472 Megabytes Installed. Memory Slot 'A0' has 8192 MB and Slot 'A1' has 1024 MB.
Something is quite clearly wrong for such inconsistencies exist.


  User-1229748 14:09 04 Nov 09

i've had conflicting reports before where the crucial scan was wrong.

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