DDR2 Upgrade for the HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n Desktop/PC

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device type: desktop

Your Pavilion a6010n System Specs

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

Memory:

DDR2 PC2-5300, DDR2 PC2-6400

Memory Type: DDR2 PC2-5300, DDR2 PC2-6400, 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

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.

2GB kit (1GBx2), 240-pin DIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module

2GB kit (1GBx2), 240-pin DIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module
Part Number: CT663565
  • Module Size: 2GB kit (1GBx2)
  • 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 Pavilion a6010n
 $39.99
Qty:

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
Crucial2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System
 
4.8

(based on 13 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Fast (6)
  • Increases speed (5)
  • Reliable (5)
  • Large capacity (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased performance (9)
    • Multiple desktop applications (6)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (10), Power user (3)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (11)

    Reviewed by 13 customers

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    5.0

    awesome delivery

    By CarolM.

    from Menifee, Ca

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fast

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

        computer works as I wanted it to. Delivery was within a few days. Very impressed.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        5.0

        Improved computer performance

        By Eddie

        from San Diego

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install - Video
        • Increases Speed

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance

          Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

          By doubling RAM I took an old Model T computer and turned it into a Ferrarri - much better speed and no more locking up

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          5.0

          Will use Crucial again!

          By 1776Patriot

          from Jupiter, Florida

          About Me Casual User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy installation
          • Fast
          • Increases Speed

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Increased Performance

            Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

            Product delivery was as promised; installation video enabled a novice like me to easily assemble.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
             
            5.0

            Excellent product and service

            By ibmvet

            from Lewisboro, NY

            About Me Casual User

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Increases Speed
            • Large Capacity
            • Reliable Performance

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Increased Performance

              Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

              Extended useful life of the computer by years

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
               
              5.0

              Always a win at Crucial!

              By GaryR

              from Plantsville, CT

              About Me Power user

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Fast

              Cons

              • None

              Best Uses

              • Increased Performance
              • Multimedia
              • Multiple desktop applications

              Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

              Perfect fit, fast shipping, always the right part.

              • Primary use:
              • Business
               
              5.0

              Great experience

              By woodbutcher

              from nashville tn

              About Me Casual User

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Fast
              • Increases Speed
              • Large Capacity
              • Reliable Performance

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Increased Performance
                • Multiple desktop applications

                Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

                good price. fast shipping. product just as described. worked to speed up my older computer.

                • Primary use:
                • Personal
                 
                5.0

                Great RAM, Great Service!

                By NgoMansLand

                from Washington D.C.

                About Me Power user

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Large Capacity
                • Reliable Performance

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Increased Performance
                  • Multimedia
                  • Multiple desktop applications

                  Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

                  The RAM works great. As expected, always a solid product from Crucial.

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal
                   
                  4.0

                  good performance

                  By geek

                  from west bloomfield,MI

                  About Me Casual User

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Reliable Performance

                  Cons

                  • Did not pick up all ram

                  Best Uses

                  • Multiple desktop applications

                  Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

                  I bought this memory to upgrade my Hp desktop up to 3G.I did see a big difference in opening all the applications,plus better performance on the net.

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal
                   
                  5.0

                  Great Product

                  By Matinee Idol

                  from Rochester, MN

                  About Me Casual User

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Reliable Performance

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Increased Performance

                    Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

                    Enjoying the "swiftness" of the product. Well worth the money!

                     
                    4.0

                    Seems to work fine no complaints

                    By EJ

                    from MASS

                    About Me Casual User

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Fast

                    Cons

                    • Had trouble restarting

                    Best Uses

                    • Multiple desktop applications

                    Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a6010n System:

                    Had problems with the computer starting properly after install had to reinstall a few times,could have been my computer though.Great price and service.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal

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