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I want to buy at least another 2GB of RAM for my computer but hardware isn't really my thing, so I'll need some help picking what to buy. Currently I have two Corsair RAM sticks, 1GB each at 1066MhZ which makes me cry when I boot up Win7 (Product CM2X1024-8500C5D). Ideally I'd got for another two of the exact same thing, but I can't find them locally anymore, and shipping international would probably murder my wallet (in Portugal, shipping from UK stores may actually be okay).
I saw a couple of packs for 2x 2GB but those run faster than then ones I have, 1333mHz or 1600mHz. Would that be a problem? I understand they would run at the speed of the ones I already have, but would the difference in... that sequence of 4 numbers I don't know anything about, something like 8-8-8-24, make them incompatible? Is there a big difference in performance between having 4GB and having 6GB of RAM?
I'm not looking for extreme performance, just something that lets me play a game on Win7 and doesn't give me any problems. Any suggestions?
In case it's relevant here's what I have:
Motherboard: Asus Maximus Formula II
CPU: Intel Core2Duo E8400
Graphics Card: XFX GeForce 9800GTX+
Power: Corsair TX650W