Originally Posted by rabb1t
I'd say drop ‘em to 1 gig. Being already in an entry-level system they won't be pushing the envelope enough to really need 2-gig. In a year when more stuff would use it, sure, but right now, nah. I'd say better to get them in 'better shape' with the PSU since it is upgraded far less often than anything else.
I'd trust someone who is going with an entry-level system to be more capable at installing more ram later than swapping PSUs.
You're probably right. I was trying to avoid that, for some good reasons... especially since getting 2x512MB sticks really limits upgrade potential. I'll have to think about it some more.