DDR2 Upgrade for the IBM ThinkPad T43 Series (Type 2687) Laptop/Notebook

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device type: notebook

Your ThinkPad T43 Series (Type 2687) 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: 2GB
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

2GB kit (1GBx2), 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module

2GB kit (1GBx2), 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module
Part Number: CT540946
  • Module Size: 2GB kit (1GBx2)
  • Package: 200-pin SODIMM
  • 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 IBM ThinkPad T43 Series (Type 2687)
 $39.99
Qty:

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Crucial2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a IBM ThinkPad T43 Series (Type 2687) System
 
4.8

(based on 5 reviews)

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of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (4)
  • Fast (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

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

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    5.0

    Memory upgrade for IBM Thinkpad Laptop

    By none

    from Orlando, FL

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance

        Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a IBM ThinkPad T43 Series (Type 2687) System:

        Correct memory was easy to identify using the memory scanner [...]. It installed perfectly and increased the computer's speed.

        • Primary use:
        • Business
         
        5.0

        Works Great!

        By PC Lady

        from Louisville, KY

        About Me Power user

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance
          • Multiple desktop applications

          Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a IBM ThinkPad T43 Series (Type 2687) System:

          The added RAM really added pep to this 4 year old laptop!

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          4.0

          all good

          By Rob

          from huntington beach , ca

          About Me Casual User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Fast

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Increased Performance

            Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a IBM ThinkPad T43 Series (Type 2687) System:

            good

            • Primary use:
            • Business
             
            5.0

            Excellant memory

            By SDIMGR

            from Agoura Hills CA

            About Me Power user

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Fast
            • Reliable Performance

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Increased Performance
              • Multimedia
              • Multiple desktop applications

              Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a IBM ThinkPad T43 Series (Type 2687) System:

              I installed this memory in a Lenovo T43 notebook to replace the original 512 mb of memory it came with. Installing the optional memory from the bottom of the notebook was exceptionally easy. However installing the OEM memory requires removing the keyboard which I would only recommend for someone who is very experienced on working on PC's. Mine went exceptionally easy though. Very pleased with the performance and price.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
               
              5.0

              AWESOME

              By Elite

              from Chino HIlls, CA

              About Me Casual User

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Increased Performance
                • Multiple desktop applications

                Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a IBM ThinkPad T43 Series (Type 2687) System:

                I use this product for a small business

                • Primary use:
                • Personal

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