Upgrade of RAM Equium A100-147

Hi, I have an Equium A100-147 with the standard of 1 GB of RAM (512 MB + 512 MB pc-4200) professional XP.

I'd like to update, and I was wondering if it would be allowed to replace one of the 512 MB sticks with a single stick of 2 GB pc-5300. RAM would be then 2 GB pc-5300 plus 512 MB pc-4200 = 2.5 GB in total.

Or would it be better to buy 2 x 1 GB sticks of pc-5300 and sell or discard existing memory?

I see a significant speed increase over the existing configuration of the Ram?

All advice appreciated.

Thank you.

I agree with Akuma, it would be better to use 2 x 1 GB modules.

This combination with 2 GB and 512 MB with different (PC4200 and PC5300) specifications could make problems like freezing, BSOD, etc..

At present, the price of memory is very cheap, so I think that this should not be a problem.

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