DDR2 Upgrade for the Gateway MX6920 Laptop/Notebook

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device type: notebook

Your MX6920 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

All memory slots may be filled, some of the existing memory may need to be removed in order to upgrade.Some Gateway systems with the same model name may not adhere to identical specifications.

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 1 - 1.5Gb/s

SATA Version -- SATA 1 - 1.5Gb/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 945GM 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.

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

2GB kit (1GBx2), 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module
Part Number: CT611438
  • 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 Gateway MX6920
 $39.99
Qty:

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Crucial2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Gateway MX6920 System
 
5.0

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        5.0

        Even I can do it!

        By Wacky Doo the Clown

        from Salisbury, NC

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Fast
        • This was easy to install

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance

          Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Gateway MX6920 System:

          [...] easy to install

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          5.0

          Worked so well, I bought another

          By Chris

          from Coram, NY

          About Me Casual User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Fast
          • Reliable Performance

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              Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Gateway MX6920 System:

              I noticed an improvement to both my computers, they are alittle faster now.

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              5.0

              Great! Really help my computer problems!

              By SpunkyTaz

              from Wichita, KS

              About Me Power user

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install
              • Increases Speed
              • Reliable Performance

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Gaming
                • Multimedia
                • Multiple desktop applications

                Comments about Crucial 2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Gateway MX6920 System:

                My video card has been shutting down occasionally while I am playing Second Life partially due to low memory. I bought this RAM and maxed out my laptop (since I can't upgrade the video card) and it solved the problem. The computer is running so much faster too!

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