DDR2 Upgrade for the Dell Inspiron 1525 Laptop/Notebook

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device type: notebook

Your Inspiron 1525 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

Storage:

SATA 2 - 3Gb/s

SATA Version -- SATA 2 - 3Gb/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 GM965 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: CT776613
  • 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 1525
 $71.99
Qty:

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
Crucial4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1525 System
 
4.9

(based on 17 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (15)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Increases speed (11)
  • Reliable (11)
  • Fast (9)
  • Easy to install (8)
  • Large capacity (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased performance (11)
    • Multimedia (4)
    • Multiple desktop applications (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (9), Power user (8)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (13), Business (3)

    Reviewed by 17 customers

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    5.0

    Absolutely Great

    By Roland

    from Portland, ME

    About Me Power user

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fast
    • Increases Speed
    • Large Capacity
    • Reliable Performance

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance

      Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1525 System:

      I put them in and off I went. No fuss , no muss. I'm a happy camper

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      5.0

      Fits my needs

      By Almond

      from Oakland, CA

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Fast
      • Increases Speed
      • Large Capacity
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Multiple desktop applications

        Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1525 System:

        It makes my PC faster after installed

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        4.0

        Fast Delivery. Easy Install

        By Kay

        from Philadelphia, PA

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Increases Speed

        Cons

        • No Instructions Included

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance

        Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1525 System:

        I was really surprised how easy it was to determine what kind and how much memory I needed and the ordering process. Once it arrived it was so simple to install.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        5.0

        Very Happy

        By Arnie

        from Marengo, IL.

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Fast
        • Increases Speed
        • Large Capacity
        • Reliable Performance

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance
          • Multimedia

          Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1525 System:

          The parts received where a perfect fit and very easy to install. My computer is running better than ever! Plus the delivery was very fast, I am pleased!

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          5.0

          Laptop upgrade so easy a child can do it

          By William

          from Spartanburg, SC

          About Me Casual User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Fast
          • Increases Speed
          • Large Capacity
          • Reliable Performance

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Increased Performance
            • Multiple desktop applications
            • Reduce Program Load Time

            Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1525 System:

            Very fast order processing and delivery. Easy install and flawless boot up after install. Could not be happier with computer performance using this memory upgrade.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
             
            5.0

            Great Product and Service!

            By XYZ

            from Kentucky

            About Me Casual User

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Fast
            • Fast Shipping
            • Increases Speed

            Cons

            • None

            Best Uses

            • Gaming
            • Increased Performance
            • Multimedia

            Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1525 System:

            USed this product to increase the available amount of RAM on my computer. Noticable difference! Thanks Crucial!

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
             
            5.0

            memory upgrade

            By Ann

            from Seattle, WA.

            About Me Power user

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Increases Speed

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Increased Performance

              Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1525 System:

              I had a memory board that went bad, so I decided to upgrade from 2GB to 4GB. I am glad I did this because it improved my performance.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
               
              5.0

              This Chip worked really well

              By mnm

              from LA , CA

              About Me Power user

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Just what I expected

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1525 System:

                  Great price received it really quick

                   
                  5.0

                  Great website and a good product!

                  By Nick

                  from Denver, CO

                  About Me Power user

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Install
                  • Great product finder
                  • Increases Speed

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • CAD software

                    Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1525 System:

                    The product has worked exactly how it should, was reasonably price and your website made it extremely easy to get the right product the first time. I will definitely purchase from you in the future.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Business
                     
                    5.0

                    Perfect for my Needs

                    By TAZ

                    from Cleveland, OH

                    About Me Casual User

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Install
                    • Fast
                    • Reliable Performance

                    Cons

                    • None

                    Best Uses

                    • Increased Performance
                    • Multiple desktop applications

                    Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Inspiron 1525 System:

                    Increased the speed of my computer; was easy to install; is working great.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal

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