DDR2 Upgrade for the HP - Compaq Pavilion dv7-1132nr Laptop/Notebook

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device type: notebook

Your Pavilion dv7-1132nr 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: 8GB
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

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:

AMD M780G 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.

8GB Kit (4GBx2), 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-6400 memory module

8GB Kit (4GBx2), 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-6400 memory module
Part Number: CT946738
  • Module Size: 8GB Kit (4GBx2)
  • Package: 200-pin SODIMM
  • Feature: DDR2 PC2-6400
  • Specs: DDR2 PC2-6400 • CL=6 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR2-800 • 1.8V • 512Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the HP - Compaq Pavilion dv7-1132nr
 $239.99
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Crucial8GB Kit (4GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv7-1132nr System
 
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By FrostFighter

from Upstate, NY

About Me Casual User

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Fast
  • Increases Speed

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased Performance
    • Multimedia

    Comments about Crucial 8GB Kit (4GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv7-1132nr System:

    It took longer to unscrew the back than it did to install the memory

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
     
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    Memory upgrade kit

    By The Rev

    from Midland, MI

    About Me Power user

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fast
    • Increases Speed
    • Reliable Performance

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance
      • Multiple desktop applications

      Comments about Crucial 8GB Kit (4GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv7-1132nr System:

      Excellent product and excellent purchase experience. Crucial advised as to the right components to purchase. Installation was easy and performance is just fine. I will buy from this company again!

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