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    Howwww much??????? RAMBUS

    Just chatting to a friend who wants to upgarde his dell. Plan is to do the graphics card and memory. Problems started with the graphics card, hes not sure if the PSU will take it, he thinks its 250W and we think you have to keep a dell psu because they aint ATX. Then he got a price on an exta 512mb of RAMBUS memory, quote £450???????? Is that right? I know crucial dont do the best stuff in the world, but even they dont do it.
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    rambus is dead m8, its cheaper now to replace the mobo and change over to ddr memory and still have change left over

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    http://www.shop4memory.co.uk

    about £150 for rambus

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    send that rambus to the british natural history museum mate, it'll look at home in some sedimentary rock or is it incompatible with sedimentary? i forget.

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    Cheers for the link will send it to him, failing that will get him to go to antiques roadshow.
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    I've got a Dell with 1Gb of PC1066 RIMMs (4x256mb sticks )

    Could sell some I guess. Anyways, look on eBay, usually plenty of 2x256s there.

    eBay has tons of stuff that the Antiques Roadshow experts fell about laughing at

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    RM Nimbus ram it is u need sonny? i can get u some of that for next to nowt, so is it a 256k stick or a 512 k stick ur after.

    anyone remember rm nimbus's our school had one.. i remember me and me mate setting it up we were only nippers at the time 9 or 10, was really fluffy bunny tho, had some fluffy bunny adventure game but we used it to write pervy stories about the trainee teacher (Mrs Knox still a sexy lady), we all thought it were amazing seeing our filth 2 weeks later when u turnt the computer back on.

    truly simpler more innocent times.

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