CompanyLogo
Search Advanced Search
Categories
General Questions (53)
Studio Series (20)
Evolution Series (27)
G-DRIVE Family (41)
G-RAID Family (51)
G-SPEED/G-SAFE Family (52)
G-CONNECT (53)
G-MINI (16)
G-SATA (15)
Search
Advanced Search
FAQs
Search our FAQ to find resolutions to common issues.
What kind of RAM should I use to upgrade the cache on a G-SPEED XL
By default the RAID controller features 256MB cache (512MB on G-SPEED XL and is upgradeable to 2GB

The correct RAM needs to be a Non-ECC 667MHz 240-pin Unbuffered DIMM (SDRAM-DDR2, 1.8V, CL5, Double-Sided)

A good example is Kingston's KVR677D2N5/1G


Print  Email  Save  Notify Me  Delete from Favorites 
Article ID: 36 Article Created: 08-06-2009 21:50 PMLast Modified: 08-06-2009 21:50 PM

How well did this article answer your question? 100% 75% 50% 25% 0%

Related Articles
My G-SPEED Sometimes Will Not Mount
In most cases the G-SPEED auto detects the speed of the fibrer channel connection, however sometimes it does not, causing the volume not to mount....

Most Recently Viewed Articles
Is it okay to leave my external drive turned on all the time?
   ...
What is the recommended length of cable I can use with my G-SPEED eS?
We recommend no longer then a 1.5M ( 4.5 feet)  eSATA cable....
What are the advantages of Thunderbolt over FireWire, USB and eSATA?
Besides the overall performance 10Gbps, Thunderbolt supports power, data, audio and video so you can use one port to connect many of your peripherals....
Setting up G-CONNECT
To get started, you will need your G-CONNECT, a personal computer with a web browser installed. Please review the System Requirements section to make sure you have a supported operating system and web browser....
Can I use the G-DRIVE ev as a standalone external hard drive?
Yes. The G-DRIVE ev external hard drive modules provide the flexibility for use with the G-DOCK ev with Thunderbolt or as a standalone external hard drive. The G-DRIVE ev external hard drive feature USB 3.0 for connecting to other computers or workstations and a SATA interface for easy plug-and-play connectivity to the G-DOCK ev with Thunderbolt....
What is the proper way to disconnect/unmount my G-Technology drive from my computer?
UNMOUNTING/DISCONNECTING G-Technology drives  A nice feature of many G-Technology drives is the ability to be connected and disconnected while your computer is running. ...
What brand of Hard Drive is inside my G-Technology drive?
G-Technology is exclusively using HGST brand hard drives in all products.  ...
Is there a Thunderbolt cable included with the G-DOCK ev with Thunderbolt?
Yes, the Thunderbolt cable is included as well as 2 USB 3.0 cables for the G-DRIVE ev units for using as an external hard drive....
How do I setup my drive for use as a Time Machine backup?
In most cases when a new drive is connected to the system Time Machine will prompt you for the setup. If this does not   happen or if you are... ...
How is the Gigabit Ethernet connection enabled?
The G-CONNECT by default has the Wi-Fi enabled with the Ethernet port connection as 10/100. To enable the Gigabit Ethernet port, you will need to turn off the Wi-Fi on your device....