DDR2 Upgrade for the HP - Compaq Presario SR5050NX Desktop/PC

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device type: desktop

Your Presario SR5050NX 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: 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

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: CT686394
  • 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 SR5050NX
 $19.99
Qty:

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Crucial1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Presario SR5050NX System
 
4.7

(based on 6 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Reliable (5)
  • Easy to install (4)
  • Increases speed (4)
  • Fast (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased performance (5)
    • Multimedia (3)
    • Multiple desktop applications (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (4)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (5)

    Reviewed by 6 customers

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    4.0

    Wonderful, more than I expected

    By CrazyCat

    from Pennsylvania

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Install
    • Fast
    • Increases Speed
    • Reliable Performance

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Gaming
      • Increased Performance
      • Multimedia
      • Multiple desktop applications

      Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Presario SR5050NX System:

      Computer was running so slow, locking up, shutting down suddenly in the middle of a program but took forever to shut down at end of day (would just sit there and spin until shut down manually), but since this product was installed haven't had any problems. It was easy to install and only took more than 15 to 20 minutes. A big thank you for this product.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      5.0

      I would buy this product again

      By BC

      from NEW HAMPSHIRE

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Fast
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance

        Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Presario SR5050NX System:

        EASY TO INSTALL. no problem finding the correct part

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        5.0

        I would buy this product again & again

        By Walt

        from Birmingham, Al.

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Increases Speed
        • Large Capacity
        • Very good move

        Cons

        • None of these apply

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance

        Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Presario SR5050NX System:

        Was easy to know what to order.
        Was easy to install.
        Works very good.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        5.0

        Great Product!!!

        By Photoshop Guru

        from Indianapolis, IN

        About Me Power user

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Increases Speed
        • Reliable Performance

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance
          • Large Programs
          • Multimedia
          • Multiple desktop applications

          Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Presario SR5050NX System:

          This product has greatly improved my computer's speed which has allowed me to be more efficient. I run very large ram guzzling programs and this extra memory has majorly improved the usage of these programs. I'm impressed!

          • Primary use:
          • Business
           
          4.0

          Works Great

          By Tim

          from Harrisburg, Pa

          About Me Power user

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Fast
          • Reliable Performance

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Multimedia
            • Multiple desktop applications

            Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Presario SR5050NX System:

            The Price wasn't high, and now i can run pretty much every single program/app on my computer at once and i still have ram left over.

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            • Personal
             
            5.0

            outstanding service/product/support

            By d2thdr

            from massillon, OH

            About Me Casual User

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Increases Speed
            • Reliable Performance

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Increased Performance

              Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Presario SR5050NX System:

              Everything just like website said it would be.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal

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