DDR2 Dell Inspiron 1720 Laptop/Notebook

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device type: notebook

Your Inspiron 1720 System Specs

System specs as shipped by the manufacturer.
Scan your system to view your specific system configuration.

Memory:

DDR2 PC2-5300, DDR2 PC2-6400

Memory Type: DDR2 PC2-5300, DDR2 PC2-6400, DDR2 (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory: 4GB
Slots: 2

Although the memory can be installed one module at a time, the best performance comes from using matched pairs of modules.

How much memory your Windows OS will recognize depends on which version of Windows you are running. 32-bit versions of Windows will see (and utilize) only 3GB or 3.5GB. To utilize more memory, install a 64-bit version of your OS. More information about OS memory maximums can be found here.

Memory or DRAM is the "working" memory of the computer. It's used to store data for programs (sequences of instructions) on a temporary basis.

video - installing memory

Chipset:

AMD M690G chipset

Chipset is a set of integrated circuits that have a specific purpose in a computer system, a group of microchips used together to perform a single task.

4GB kit (2GBx2), 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module

4GB kit (2GBx2), 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module
Part Number: CT699854
  • Module Size: 4GB kit (2GBx2)
  • Package: 200-pin SODIMM
  • Feature: DDR2 PC2-5300
  • Specs: DDR2 PC2-5300 • CL=5 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR2-667 • 1.8V • 256Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the Dell Inspiron 1720
€51.99 ex. VAT    €62.39 inc. VAT*
Qty:
* - Default VAT charge calculated at 20% for the UK.

In applicable countries we have paid a product recycling fee that is included in the price. Sales in France include a €0.01 environmental fee; Sales in Luxembourg include a €0.12 environmental fee.

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
Crucial4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1720 System
 
5.0

(based on 6 reviews)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (6)
  • Increases speed (4)
  • Reliable performance (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased performance (5)
    • Multiple desktop applications (4)
    • Multimedia (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (3), Power user (3)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (5)

    Reviewed by 6 customers

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    5.0

    Quick respons and delivery

    By BSA kjorer

    from Oslo, Norway

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Install

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance

      Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1720 System:

      Easy to install.
      Delivers as expected.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      5.0

      And Now It Flies!

      By Bikerpoet

      from Shropshire

      About Me Power user

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Increases Speed
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance
        • Multimedia

        Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1720 System:

        It has given a new lease of lift to my ageing Dell Inspiron 1720.

        I found the memory upgrade to be a very simple and straightforward procedure.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        5.0

        Del Inspiron Good as New - Upgraded RAM

        By bodgerd

        from Cardiff

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Increases Speed

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance
          • Multimedia
          • Multiple desktop applications

          Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1720 System:

          Really easy to install, so much so I got my 10 year old son to do it, even removing the keyboard, etc (under supervision)! Great product, does what it says on the tin - thanks Crucial!

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          5.0

          It does what it says on the box

          By Sunrise

          from Dudley West Midlands UK

          About Me Casual User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Increases Speed
          • Reliable Performance

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Increased Performance
            • Multiple desktop applications

            Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1720 System:

            I ordered on Monday and the kit arrived Wednesday morning.Installation is easy,watch the video first.On powering up it was immediately visable that the speed and performance had improved greatly to the extend I though I had got a new computer.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            1st Class

            By Bikernut

            from London

            About Me Power user

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Fast
            • Reliable Performance

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Increased Performance
              • Multimedia
              • Multiple desktop applications

              Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1720 System:

              After 20 years in the IT industry, Crucial are my best source of info and supply for any motherboard, no fuss, good prices, good stock, excellent information and choices. Combine that with a first class site [...] why look anywhere else?

              • Primary use:
              • Business

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great Performance

              By Sin

              from UK

              About Me Power user

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install
              • Increases Speed
              • Reliable Performance

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Multiple desktop applications

                Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1720 System:

                Great product.

                • Primary use:
                • Personal

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