View Full Version : memory on g74sx

03-01-2012, 12:47 AM
doe anyone knows if this memory 16 gig type support on this system?
crosair from bestbuy (http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Corsair+-+ValueSelect+16GB+DDR3+SDRAM+Memory+Module/4690376.p?id=1218508103111&skuId=4690376)

03-01-2012, 01:34 AM
Yes, I have four of these exact ones in my G74, giving me 32GB of RAM. Flawless.

03-01-2012, 01:49 AM
16X4 shouldn't it be 64gig?

03-01-2012, 01:55 AM
Those aren't 16 GB modules...read the specs carefully: they are 2x8GB modules. I don't think 16GB single modules are on the broad market yet for notebooks.

03-01-2012, 01:59 AM
16X4 shouldn't it be 64gig?

03-01-2012, 03:26 AM
Your multiplication is flawless - but @fostert is correct... It is a 16 GB memory kit consisting of two 8 GB sticks

FROM the advertisement:

Product Features
•Memory Size: 16 GB
•Memory Technology: DDR3 SDRAM
•Number of Modules: 2 x 8 GB

03-01-2012, 03:38 AM

I already have 16gigs of RAM, but since I have my tax return money, I may have to sneak it out of the bank and try out having 32gigs haha

03-01-2012, 04:46 AM
i will to have 32 gig, wait till i update to w7 ultimate 1st