DDR2 Upgrade for the HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n Desktop/PC

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device type: desktop

Your Pavilion a6010n 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: 4

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

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: CT663562
  • 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 Pavilion a6010n
 $19.99
Qty:

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Crucial1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System
 
4.9

(based on 13 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Increases speed (10)
  • Reliable (7)
  • Fast (5)
  • Large capacity (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased performance (12)
    • Multiple desktop applications (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (9), Power user (3)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (10)

    Reviewed by 13 customers

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    5.0

    Perfect fit

    By MORRiS

    from Neptune City, NJ

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fast
    • Increases Speed
    • Large Capacity
    • Reliable Performance

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance
      • Multimedia
      • Multiple desktop applications

      Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

      Crucial.com was easy to use, helping me find the right memory for my needs. Product shipping was quick and installation instructions were clear and simple even for a first timer like me.
      I would recommend Crucial to anyone looking to upgrade memory.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      5.0

      1GB Memory-Great Value

      By Banjo Mike

      from Easton, Pa

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Increases Speed
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance

        Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

        Shipped quickly, great value, great product

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        5.0

        [...]

        By joanne2480

        from Marion, Indiana

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Increases Speed

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance

          Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

          works great.

           
          5.0

          Ease of ordering[...]

          By Rob

          from Toms River, NJ

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

                Easy from soup to nuts.
                Not one problem.

                • Primary use:
                • Personal
                 
                5.0

                RAM; It's what's for dinner...

                By 123beta

                from USA

                About Me Power user

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Fast
                • Increases Speed

                Cons

                • None

                Best Uses

                • Increased Performance

                Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

                Again, Crucial comes thru...

                 
                5.0

                Improved RAM

                By Wildcatdrew

                from Redford, MI

                About Me Casual User

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Great prices
                • Large Capacity
                • Reliable Performance

                Cons

                • No cons

                Best Uses

                • Increasd speed
                • Increased Performance

                Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

                Wanted to up-grade the RAM on my HP desk top. Crucial had my computer model and cross referenced it to the correct RAM part number. Easy ordering, great price, [...]

                • Primary use:
                • Personal
                 
                5.0

                Great Customer Experience

                By GrannyC

                from St. Louis, MO

                About Me Power user

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Increases Speed
                • Reliable Performance

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Gaming
                  • Increased Performance
                  • Multiple desktop applications

                  Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

                  The upgrade was easy to install, and works perfectly. We are quite happy with our new 4GB RAM!

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal
                   
                  5.0

                  Why Didn't We do this Years Ago?

                  By The Wards

                  from Milwaukee, WI

                  About Me Casual User

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Fast
                  • Increases Speed

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Increased Performance

                    Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

                    Don't know why we didn't buy this years ago. Our desktop was sluggish. After some research, crucial provided the best solution at the best price. Easy to install.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                     
                    5.0

                    Excellent way to upgrade

                    By DT

                    from Laconia NH

                    About Me Power user

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Affordable upgrade
                    • Easy to use
                    • Increases Speed

                    Cons

                    • None

                    Best Uses

                    • Increased Performance

                    Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

                    Easy to find the correct memory using the Crucial Advisor application

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                     
                    4.0

                    Best buy I ever made on RAM

                    By Don't have a nickname

                    from beaumont,tx

                    About Me Casual User

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Fast
                    • Large Capacity

                    Cons

                    • No Instructions Included

                    Best Uses

                    • Increased Performance

                    Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

                    Very easy to order and install

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal

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