DDR Upgrade for the Gateway GT4016 Media Center Desktop/PC

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device type: desktop

Your GT4016 Media Center System Specs

System specs as shipped by the manufacturer.
Scan your system to view your specific system configuration.

Memory:

DDR PC3200

Memory Type: DDR PC3200, DDR (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory: 4GB
Slots: 4

Although the memory can be installed one module at a time, the best performance comes from using matched pairs of modules.

How much memory your Windows OS will recognize depends on which version of Windows you are running. 32-bit versions of Windows will see (and utilize) only 3GB or 3.5GB. To utilize more memory, install a 64-bit version of your OS. More information about OS memory maximums can be found here.

Memory or DRAM is the "working" memory of the computer. It's used to store data for programs (sequences of instructions) on a temporary basis.

video - installing memory

Storage:

SATA

Storage Drives -- hard drives and solid state drives -- are the permanent memory for the programs and documents on your computer.

Data Transfer Rate is the rate at which data can be sent or received. This is determined by your motherboard. A drive with a higher transfer rate will only run at the rate of the motherboard's transfer rate.

Cache is a type of working memory that allows the drive to perform faster.

RPM is the rotations per minute of a hard drive which effects the speed of data transfer.

Solid State Drives are non-moving memory, so access speed is instant.

Graphics Card:

PCI Express x16 Graphics

External Connector: 15-hole connector

Graphics Card A circuit board fitted to a computer containing the necessary video memory and other electronics to provide a bitmap display. Adaptors vary in the resolution (number of pixels) and number of colours they can display, and in the refresh rate they support. These parameters are also limited by the monitor to which the adaptor is connected.

1GB kit (512MBx2), 184-pin DIMM, DDR PC3200 memory module

1GB kit (512MBx2), 184-pin DIMM, DDR PC3200 memory module
Part Number: CT533006
  • Module Size: 1GB kit (512MBx2)
  • Package: 184-pin DIMM
  • Feature: DDR PC3200
  • Specs: DDR PC3200 • CL=3 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR400 • 2.6V • 64Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the Gateway GT4016 Media Center
 $33.99
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    Comments about Crucial 1GB kit (512MBx2) Upgrade for a Gateway GT4016 System:

    This was the first time I ever installed ram into a computer. I used the system scanner to find out what ram I needed. The price was what I could afford. There was a video showing how to install the ram. What suprised me was how much pressure it took to install the ram into the computer. After installing the ram my computer runs much better.

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