DDR3 Upgrade for the Dell Inspiron 660s Desktop/PC

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device type: desktop

Your Inspiron 660s System Specs

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

Memory:

DDR3 PC3-12800

Memory Type: DDR3 PC3-12800, DDR3 (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory: 8GB
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

Storage:

SATA 2 - 3Gb/s

SATA Version -- SATA 2 - 3Gb/s

External Drive Bays -- 1 x 5.25"

Internal Drive Bays -- 1 x 3.5"

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 B75 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.

Graphics Card:

PCI Express x16 Graphics

External Connector: 15-hole connector

Graphics Card A circuit board fitted to a computer containing the necessary video memory and other electronics to provide a bitmap display. Adaptors vary in the resolution (number of pixels) and number of colours they can display, and in the refresh rate they support. These parameters are also limited by the monitor to which the adaptor is connected.

4GB, 240-pin DIMM, DDR3 PC3-12800 memory module

4GB, 240-pin DIMM, DDR3 PC3-12800 memory module
Part Number: CT3371318
  • Module Size: 4GB
  • Package: 240-pin DIMM
  • Feature: DDR3 PC3-12800
  • Specs: DDR3 PC3-12800 • CL=11 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR3-1600 • 1.5V • 512Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the Dell Inspiron 660s
 $45.99
Qty:

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        3.0

        Could be better

        By Speedy Gonzalez

        from Oxnard, CA

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              Comments about Crucial 4GB Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 660s System:

              Great addition to have more ram memory.

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              5.0

              Dell Inspiron 660s ram

              By LuigiPenguin

              from Centreville, VA

              About Me Casual User

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              Pros

              • Awesomeness
              • Fast
              • Increases Speed
              • Large Capacity
              • Reliable Performance

              Cons

              • There Is No Cons Xd

              Best Uses

              • Gaming
              • Increased Performance
              • Multimedia
              • Multiple desktop applications

              Comments about Crucial 4GB Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 660s System:

              It was extremely easy to install the ram, and it boosted my computers performance. I was also surprised that the item came 3 days earlier before crucial said it would come! XD Crucial, your full with surprises.

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              5.0

              Just what I needed!

              By the Original Jake Blues

              from Columbus, Ohio

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              • Increases Speed
              • Reliable Performance

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                • Increased Performance
                • Multiple desktop applications

                Comments about Crucial 4GB Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 660s System:

                My brand new pc came with 4G ram, Crucial matched up exactly what I needed to max my ram out!
                Nicely done, Crucial!

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