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Re: RAM for PC164LX

On Sun, Jan 19, 2003 at 06:41:30PM -0600, Kelledin wrote:
> AFAIK the 164LX only takes up to 256MB DIMMs.  512MB DIMMs might 
> work if you managed to find them in unbuffered ECC (not bloody 
> likely), but you'd be taking a stride into the unknown there.  
> Tread with care.

But remember that the maximum possible is 1 GB, check the archives for
a longer discussions about the specs.

> My 164LX came with 512MB already (more than enough for me atm), 
> but i have a friend who has done the upgrade.  He dropped in 
> four 256MB sticks from http://www.crucial.com that fit the 
> specs, and they all work fine.  I'll see if I can get the exact 
> model number from him, so you can buy with that warm fuzzy 
> feeling of knowing it will work. ;)

I ordered them (after carefully reading the spec) at a main web store
here in germany and it runs fine.



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