[rescue] Memory for a RS/6K 7044-170?
ploopster at gmail.com
Tue Jan 23 12:39:38 CST 2007
Bill Bradford wrote:
> I've got an IBM RS/6000 (7044-170, POWER3 400Mhz) system coming soon with
> 512M of RAM. Anybody know how much RAM for these systems runs price-wise,
> and a decent place to get more? I'd like to go to 1G in it if possible.
I see memory for these systems on Ebay often. Adding an additional
512MB should be pretty cheap. I just spent $300 to get 3GB to bring my
7044-270 (with the same kind of memory) to 4GB.
Focus Technology usually has pretty good deals.
I forget who it is, but there's also a company dumping POWER GXT6500P
graphics accelerators for only a couple hundred. IBM is still selling
these for $2000+.
BTW, it's not a POWER3, it's a POWER3-II. The processor is actually
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