If I want to put more RAM on my laptop do I have to replace the motherboard?

by on May 12, 2010

Q: If I want to put more RAM on my laptop do I have to replace the motherboard?


One Response to “If I want to put more RAM on my laptop do I have to replace the motherboard?”
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    No. You will probably need to replace the existing RAM, since most laptops only have two RAM slots with both occupied. Consult your laptop’s manual for how to upgrade the ram (normally available on the manufacture’s website).

    Crucial’s Memory Advisor: http://www.crucial.com does a good job of telling you want kind of RAM will work in your laptop. You can use this information to buy your ram from crucial or somewhere else.