DDR Upgrade for the IBM ThinkPad R40 Series (Type 2896) Laptop/Notebook

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device type: notebook

Your ThinkPad R40 Series (Type 2896) System Specs

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

Memory:

DDR PC2700

Memory Type: DDR PC2700, DDR (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory: 1GB
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

512MB, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR PC2700 memory module

512MB, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR PC2700 memory module
Part Number: CT526646
  • Module Size: 512MB
  • Package: 200-pin SODIMM
  • Feature: DDR PC2700
  • Specs: DDR PC2700 • CL=2.5 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR333 • 2.5V • 64Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the IBM ThinkPad R40 Series (Type 2896)
 $19.99
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5.0

Crucial is Great, from Start to Finish!

By Tim the Toolman

from Rockledge FL

About Me Casual User

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Fast
  • Memory assessment tool
  • Performed as expected
  • Price is fair
  • Purchase process is easy
  • Reliable Performance

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Faster startups
    • Increased Performance
    • Multiple desktop applications

    Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a IBM ThinkPad R40 Series (Type 2896) System:

    I am impressed with Crucial effective, efficient, and appealing process from start to finish.

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    • Personal
     
    4.0

    Ease of Use

    By Mike

    from Buffalo, MN

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Increases Speed
    • Reliable Performance

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance

      Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a IBM ThinkPad R40 Series (Type 2896) System:

      Site was easy to use, helped me find the upgrade for my laptop. Price was good and shipping was quicker than anticipated.

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