WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN PC 100 and PC 133 RAM for NOTEBOOOKS ~ ARE THEY COMPATIBLE BOTH WAYS ? CAN IT CAUSE PROBLEMS?
Posted on 2004-08-30
I have a couple of older laptops and have been upgrading them with bigger hard drives and more ram, I am using pc133 ram on a laptop that says pc100 for the specs, I was under the impression that they were compatible either way? Any information would be appreciated, if I shouldn't use them one way or another I would like to know, more specifically on one of my laptops an hp omnibook 500, I have had some crash problems after instaling XP Pro on the hard drive from another machine hp omnibook 4150...I am wondering if it is due to the boost in ram with a pc 133 chip or some other problem is lingering in there waiting to pounce on my?