DDR2 Upgrade for the Toshiba Satellite L305-S5921 Laptop/Notebook

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device type: notebook

Your Satellite L305-S5921 System Specs

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

Memory:

DDR2 PC2-6400

Memory Type: DDR2 PC2-6400, DDR2 (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory: 4GB
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 2 - 3Gb/s

SATA Version -- SATA 2 - 3Gb/s

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.

Chipset:

Intel GL40 chipset

Chipset is a set of integrated circuits that have a specific purpose in a computer system, a group of microchips used together to perform a single task.

4GB kit (2GBx2), 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-6400 memory module

4GB kit (2GBx2), 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-6400 memory module
Part Number: CT924457
  • Module Size: 4GB kit (2GBx2)
  • Package: 200-pin SODIMM
  • Feature: DDR2 PC2-6400
  • Specs: DDR2 PC2-6400 • CL=6 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR2-800 • 1.8V • 256Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the Toshiba Satellite L305-S5921
 $71.99
Qty:

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Crucial4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Toshiba Satellite L305-S5921 System
 
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(based on 4 reviews)

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  • Reliable (4)
  • Increases speed (3)

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    5.0

    Good Buy

    By tomnj

    from marmora, nj

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fast
    • Increases Speed
    • Reliable Performance

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance

      Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Toshiba Satellite L305-S5921 System:

      Exactly what was advertised.

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      5.0

      Good product fast service

      By Hayden

      from Corbin, KY

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Fast
      • Increases Speed
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance
        • Multimedia

        Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Toshiba Satellite L305-S5921 System:

        Fast service, correct application.

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        5.0

        Great Deal

        By Chuck the Minotaur

        from Salem, Oregon

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Reliable Performance

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Toshiba Satellite L305-S5921 System:

            Didn't really use the machine before upgrading, so can't speak to the difference in performance, but the new RAM was recognized immediately by my system after a very easy install and definitely had the best price anywhere.

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            5.0

            Buy Crucial Memory

            By Skatefast

            from Orinda, CA

            About Me Power user

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            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Increases Speed
            • Reliable Performance

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Increased Performance

              Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Toshiba Satellite L305-S5921 System:

              I have used Crucial for over 10 years now. Their products & Service are first class. Their price / Value ratio is out of this world. I wont buy memory from anyone else, Period.

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