DDR2 Upgrade for the HP - Compaq Presario SR5214X Desktop/PC

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device type: desktop

Your Presario SR5214X System Specs

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

Memory:

DDR2 PC2-6400, DDR2 PC2-5300

Memory Type: DDR2 PC2-6400, 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

Storage:

SATA

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.

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.

1GB, 240-pin DIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module

1GB, 240-pin DIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module
Part Number: CT756448
  • Module Size: 1GB
  • 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 HP - Compaq Presario SR5214X
 $19.99
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Crucial1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Presario SR5214X System
 
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      5.0

      Compatible, Works

      By Gray Wolf

      from Vicksburg, MI

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Multiple desktop applications

        Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Presario SR5214X System:

        Crucial is a reliable vendor

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        Solved a problem

        By Eyespi

        from Woodinville, WA

        About Me Casual User

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        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Fast
        • Reliable Performance

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance

          Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Presario SR5214X System:

          Trying to add RAM had been unsuccessful until I found Crucial. Using the computer model number I ordered compatible RAM which WORKS!! I will be back.

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          5.0

          Another perfect transaction!

          By rICHnftl

          from Fort Lauderdale

          About Me Power user

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          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Fast
          • Reliable Performance

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Back Up
            • Multimedia
            • Multiple desktop applications

            Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Presario SR5214X System:

            I only use Crucial. The bgest memory in the buisness! I have used Crucial exclusively for at least 10 years now and have only had 1 module go bad, which was quickly replaced by Crucial, thanks to the lifetime warranty.
            I should say that I repair computers as a hobby and have spent several hundred dollars per year at crucial, so the failure rate I have encountered is literally pennies on the hundreds of dolars puchased.

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