DDR3 Upgrade for the HP - Compaq Pavilion m7-1015dx Laptop/Notebook

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device type: notebook

Your Pavilion m7-1015dx System Specs

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

Memory:

DDR3 PC3-12800, DDR3 PC3-14900

Memory Type: DDR3 PC3-12800, DDR3 PC3-14900, DDR3 (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory: 16GB
Slots: 2

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

Storage:

SATA 3 - 6Gb/s

SATA Version -- SATA 3 - 6Gb/s

Storage Drives -- hard drives and solid state drives -- are the permanent memory for the programs and documents on your computer.

Data Transfer Rate is the rate at which data can be sent or received. This is determined by your motherboard. A drive with a higher transfer rate will only run at the rate of the motherboard's transfer rate.

Cache is a type of working memory that allows the drive to perform faster.

RPM is the rotations per minute of a hard drive which effects the speed of data transfer.

Solid State Drives are non-moving memory, so access speed is instant.

Chipset:

Intel HM77 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.

16GB kit (8GBx2), 204-pin SODIMM, DDR3 PC3-12800 memory module

16GB kit (8GBx2), 204-pin SODIMM, DDR3 PC3-12800 memory module
Part Number: CT3383996
  • Module Size: 16GB kit (8GBx2)
  • Package: 204-pin SODIMM
  • Feature: DDR3 PC3-12800
  • Specs: DDR3 PC3-12800 • CL=11 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR3-1600 • 1.35V • 1024Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the HP - Compaq Pavilion m7-1015dx
 $159.99
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Crucial16GB kit (8GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion m7-1015dx System
 
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5.0

Simple to Install - great pricing!

By JohnMikolB

from Wilmington NC

About Me Power user

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Fast
  • Increases Speed
  • Reliable Performance

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Gaming
    • Increased Performance
    • Multimedia
    • Multiple desktop applications

    Comments about Crucial 16GB kit (8GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion m7-1015dx System:

    Nothing more to add...more memory the better always!

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
     
    5.0

    Awesome Upgrade

    By Patrick the Astronomer

    from Des Moines, Iowa

    About Me Power user

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Fast
    • Increases Speed
    • Reliable Performance

    Cons

    • None

    Best Uses

    • Gaming
    • Increased Performance
    • Multimedia
    • Multiple desktop applications

    Comments about Crucial 16GB kit (8GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion m7-1015dx System:

    I am in college at this time for Astronomy and Astrophysics, those applications require performance. I also am minoring in Photo Journalism so I do a lot of photo editing. Upgrading from 8gb 1333 ram, to 16 gb of 1666 ram has made my programs respond noticibly better, as well as start up is ten times faster. The only complaint I have is not with the RAM but the fact that I ordered a SSD hard drive along with the Ram that did not show up with the RAM even though I paid for next day saturday shipping and was suppoed to receive both on Febuary 2nd. So, the product is perfect, if you receive it when you are suppose to

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