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Re: Laptop Ram?

On Mon, 15 Jan 2001, Tony AB2CJ wrote:

> Greetings
> Off topic question pse....
> I have a 133 Pentium Laptop with 16 meg of RAM. It works fine for most ham
> radio applications but, slows  when opening and running more than one
> program at a time. My question is, would I see much difference in speed
> changing from 16 to 32 meg? It's not possible to upgrade the Pentium so I'm
> stuck with the 133 processor speed.

yes.  In this case, memory will gain you muchmuchmuch more than a few
megahertz of clock speed.

A Pentium will still be hampered by having to swap stuff out to disk when
you run out of physical ram.

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