Memory Configurations for Precision T3500

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Memory Configurations for Precision T3500

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Hi there,

I ordered this 8GB kit:

8GB kit (4GBx2) DDR3L-1600 Unbuffered NON-ECC 512Meg x 64  (CT7347695)

http://uk.crucial.com/gbr/en/precision-workstation-t3500/CT7347695#productDetails

 

I currently have 4GB of RAM arranged as 4x1GB.

 

This page from Dell suggests that I need to install either 12 GB (3x4GB) or 24 GB (6x4GB) and that it's nots possible to install the 8 GB kit that you recommended.

http://www.dell.com/support/article/uk/en/ukbsdt1/SLN288863/precision-workstation-t3500-memory-speci...

 

 

Could you tell me if it is possible to install the 8GB kit please?

 

many thanks,

Tim

 

 

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Re: Memory Configurations for Precision T3500

Hello Tim,

 

Thank you for your comment.

 

I sent you an email a few days ago about this but I wanted to reply to your forum post too. 

 

We would always recommend checking the official installation instructions when installing memory.  You are correct in saying this system needs a specific installation setup.  You would not be able to install just 8GB it would have to be a 12GB set up for this model.

 

All the parts listed on the link you provided are guaranteed to be compatible.

 

If you do have any other questions at all, please don’t hesitate to ask.

 

John

Crucial_Junket, Crucial Moderator, UK


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