DDR2 Upgrade for the Sony VAIO VGN-FS980 Laptop/Notebook

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device type: notebook

Your VAIO VGN-FS980 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

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 915GM 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.

1GB, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module

1GB, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module
Part Number: CT672580
  • Module Size: 1GB
  • Package: 200-pin SODIMM
  • 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 Sony VAIO VGN-FS980
 $19.99
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Crucial1GB Upgrade for a Sony VAIO VGN-FS980 System
 
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      5.0

      2 x 1gb memory upgrade

      By brgbldr

      from kennewick, wa

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Increases Speed
      • Large Capacity
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance

        Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a Sony VAIO VGN-FS980 System:

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        5.0

        One of the BEST online Retailers

        By Lefty

        from Mesa, AZ

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance
          • Multimedia
          • Multiple desktop applications

          Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a Sony VAIO VGN-FS980 System:

          Curcial provides all the info to purchase your memory, all you need is the details of the product.I installed the memory in my Notebook in about 3 minutes. [...]

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          5.0

          Quick and easy

          By Stan

          from Atlanta, GA

          About Me Casual User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Fast
          • Reliable Performance

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Increased Performance

            Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a Sony VAIO VGN-FS980 System:

            Helped speed up a slow computer.

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