DDR2 Dell OptiPlex GX280 (Small Form-factor Models) Desktop/PC

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device type: desktop

Your OptiPlex GX280 (Small Form-factor Models) System Specs

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

Memory:

DDR2 PC2-5300

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

Intel 915G 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.

2GB kit (1GBx2), 240-pin DIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module

2GB kit (1GBx2), 240-pin DIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module
Part Number: CT657138
  • Module Size: 2GB kit (1GBx2)
  • Package: 240-pin DIMM
  • Feature: DDR2 PC2-5300
  • Specs: DDR2 PC2-5300 • CL=5 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR2-667 • 1.8V • 128Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the Dell OptiPlex GX280 (Small Form-factor Models)
€28.99 ex. VAT    €34.79 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
Crucial2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell OptiPlex GX280 (Small Form-factor Models) System
 
4.8

(based on 8 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (7)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (1)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (8)
  • Reliable performance (7)
  • Increases speed (4)
  • Fast (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Multiple desktop applications (8)
    • Increased performance (5)
    • Multimedia (5)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (7)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (8)

    Reviewed by 8 customers

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    5.0

    I highly recommend purchase o RAM from C

    By Ireland

    from Ireland

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Install
    • Increases Speed
    • It Ensured Correct Ram
    • Reliable Performance
    • They Examined My Computer

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Multiple desktop applications

      Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell OptiPlex GX280 (Small Form-factor Models) System:

      Service & delivery was just 3 days to Ireland.
      It was perfect for my computer

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      5.0

      I would recommend this product!

      By Jambo

      from Northamptonshire

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Increases Speed
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance
        • Multimedia
        • Multiple desktop applications

        Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell OptiPlex GX280 (Small Form-factor Models) System:

        the install was very easy, i had 512MB ram, the computer was very slow to use, but since upgrading to 2Gb's of ram, its like a brand new computer!

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        5.0

        easy peazy almost plug n play,no probs

        By beano

        from essex

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Fast
        • Reliable Performance

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance
          • Multimedia
          • Multiple desktop applications

          Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell OptiPlex GX280 (Small Form-factor Models) System:

          so simple to add,worried about upsetting your settings ,dont be,just slot in and click .

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          5.0

          Great product

          By Scholesey

          from W.Midlands

          About Me Casual User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Fast
          • Reliable Performance

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Increased Performance
            • Multiple desktop applications

            Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell OptiPlex GX280 (Small Form-factor Models) System:

            Great service, fast delivery, excelent.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
             
            3.0

            not bad

            By thewhomaybehe

            from wilts

            About Me Casual User

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Install

            Cons

            • No Increase In Speed

            Best Uses

            • Multiple desktop applications

            Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell OptiPlex GX280 (Small Form-factor Models) System:

            I had 2gb of ram in a single slot, crucial said i needed two sigle 1gb's ended up being slower, had to put my 2gb back in, leaving me with a spare 1 gb

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
             
            5.0

            Fully compatible upgrade

            By Luca Mars

            from Bologna, Italy

            About Me Casual User

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Fast
            • Reliable Performance

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Multimedia
              • Multiple desktop applications

              Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell OptiPlex GX280 (Small Form-factor Models) System:

              The memory upgrade has been easy to install and was immediately recognized by the BIOS. It improved dramatically the number of applications that I can open at the same time on my desktop.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
               
              5.0

              Performance increased very easy to fit

              By Sharnock

              from Wolverhampton

              About Me Power user

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install
              • Increases Speed
              • Reliable Performance

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Increased Performance
                • Multimedia
                • Multiple desktop applications

                Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell OptiPlex GX280 (Small Form-factor Models) System:

                [...] could not ask for better I would just like to say everything is perfect .

                • Primary use:
                • Personal
                 
                5.0

                you can`t go wrong at crucial

                By neale

                from county durham

                About Me Casual User

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Install
                • Increases Speed
                • Reliable Performance

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Increased Performance
                  • Multimedia
                  • Multiple desktop applications

                  Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell OptiPlex GX280 (Small Form-factor Models) System:

                  great

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal

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