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Old 05-14-2005
Memory upgrade Sun Blade 150

I would like to upgrade the memory in my Sun Blade 150 workstation. In reading through Sun's Blade 150 DIMM Installation Guide, it indicates that the memory must be "certified by Sun for the Sun Blade 150 system."

Does anyone know if any SDRAM, PC133 CL=2 Unbuffered ECC 133MHz 3.3V memory will work?

Thanks.
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Old 05-14-2005
it probably will, but they say use only vendor tested ram because if something fails, and the ram frys the box.. there goes your warrenty with it
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Old 05-14-2005
Have a look at kingston memory, they do memory for sun machines.

And to answer your original question, no you can't use any SDRAM, PC133 CL=2 Unbuffered ECC 133MHz 3.3V
 

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