DDR Upgrade for the Sony VAIO PCV-RS500 Series (4 DIMM sockets) Desktop/PC

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device type: desktop

Your VAIO PCV-RS500 Series (4 DIMM sockets) System Specs

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

Memory:

DDR PC3200

Memory Type: DDR PC3200, DDR (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory: 2GB
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:

AGP 8X 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 kit (512MBx2), 184-pin DIMM, DDR PC3200 memory module

1GB kit (512MBx2), 184-pin DIMM, DDR PC3200 memory module
Part Number: CT440720
  • Module Size: 1GB kit (512MBx2)
  • Package: 184-pin DIMM
  • Feature: DDR PC3200
  • Specs: DDR PC3200 • CL=3 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR400 • 2.6V • 64Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the Sony VAIO PCV-RS500 Series (4 DIMM sockets)
 $33.99
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Crucial1GB kit (512MBx2) Upgrade for a Sony VAIO PCV-RS500 Series (4 DIMM sockets) System
 
5.0

(based on 4 reviews)

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of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (3)
  • Fast (3)
  • Reliable (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased performance (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (4)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (4)

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    5.0

    Crucial made it easy for me!

    By Dub

    from Conway,AR

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fast
    • Reliable Performance

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance

      Comments about Crucial 1GB kit (512MBx2) Upgrade for a Sony VAIO PCV-RS500 Series (4 DIMM sockets) System:

      Crucial made it easy for me because this was my first time ever to upgrade a computer!

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      5.0

      RS500 Series(4DIMM sockets)systems

      By phil

      from las cruces, nm

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Fast
      • Pleasant and convenient
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

      • None

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance
      • Multiple desktop applications

      Comments about Crucial 1GB kit (512MBx2) Upgrade for a Sony VAIO PCV-RS500 Series (4 DIMM sockets) System:

      To upgrade the memmory and easy to to install after learning from the video instruction from the website. A pleasant experience.

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      • Personal
       
      5.0

      Quick Fix

      By Redone

      from St. Louis, MO

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install

      Cons

      • None

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance

      Comments about Crucial 1GB kit (512MBx2) Upgrade for a Sony VAIO PCV-RS500 Series (4 DIMM sockets) System:

      My computer is old and needed additional RAM. The Crucial recommended upgrade was a perfect fix. The computer response time was increased more than I had expected. Easy install, immediate results and excellent instructions.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Completely satisfied

      By Vaio owner

      from Tampa Bay Area FL

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Fast
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance

        Comments about Crucial 1GB kit (512MBx2) Upgrade for a Sony VAIO PCV-RS500 Series (4 DIMM sockets) System:

        Easy to order-[...]-RAM has been working 100% with no problems

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        • Personal

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