DDR Upgrade for the HP - Compaq Pavilion dv8210us Laptop/Notebook

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device type: notebook

Your Pavilion dv8210us System Specs

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

Memory:

DDR PC3200, DDR PC2700

Memory Type: DDR PC3200, DDR PC2700, DDR (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

1GB, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR PC3200 memory module

1GB, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR PC3200 memory module
Part Number: CT529139
  • Module Size: 1GB
  • Package: 200-pin SODIMM
  • Feature: DDR PC3200
  • Specs: DDR PC3200 • CL=3 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR400 • 2.5V • 128Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the HP - Compaq Pavilion dv8210us
 $32.99
Qty:

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Crucial1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv8120us System
 
5.0

(based on 10 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (10)

  • 4 Stars

     

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Reliable (9)
  • Easy to install (8)
  • Fast (5)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased performance (7)
    • Multimedia (3)
    • Multiple desktop applications (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (7), Power user (3)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (8)

    Reviewed by 10 customers

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    5.0

    Fits perfectly, works perfeectly

    By [@]

    from USA

    About Me Power user

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Large Capacity
    • Reliable Performance

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance

      Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv8120us System:

      [...]quality is first rate, performance is stellar. No hesitation recommending Crucial for memory boards. Third time buyer and never disappointed.

      • Primary use:
      • Business

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      it's great !!

      By weller1956

      from Monroe,MI

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance
        • Multimedia

        Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv8120us System:

        it took 5min to install, it's great

        • Primary use:
        • Personal

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        A lot of bang for the bucks.

        By Grandaddy

        from Haines City, Fl.

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Increases Speed
        • Reliable Performance

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance

          Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv8120us System:

          Easy to order the right parts.

          • Primary use:
          • Personal

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          I was hesitant to buy online

          By ASmall78

          from Atlanta, GA

          About Me Casual User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Increases Speed
          • Reliable Performance

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Increased Performance

            Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv8120us System:

            I was hesitant to buy memory online for my laptop, but I was starting to see signs of my computer slowing. The instructions outlined what I needed to do and so far I have experienced no problems and my computer performance has increased.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Excellent product

            By pk

            from orlando, FL

            About Me Casual User

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Fast
            • Reliable Performance

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Increased Performance

              Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv8120us System:

              I am testing the new Windows 7, and the 2 GB memory was a necessity for me. Everything runs a lot faster than before the memory upgrade. [...] Very positive experience.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
               
              5.0

              [...] great performance booster

              By Sharky

              from Philadephia, PA

              About Me Casual User

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install
              • Fast
              • Reliable Performance

              Cons

              • Price

              Best Uses

              • Increased Performance
              • Multimedia
              • Multiple desktop applications

              Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv8120us System:

              [...] made a big increase in my laptop's performance.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
               
              5.0

              Worked exactly as advertised

              By Wayne

              from Tierra Verde, Florida

              About Me Casual User

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install
              • Fast
              • Reliable Performance

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Increased Performance

                Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv8120us System:

                Performance was greatly increased. Upgraded memory from 1/2 gig to 2 gigs.

                • Primary use:
                • Personal

                (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Just what I needed

                By Ram Man

                from Salt Lake City, UT

                About Me Power user

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Install
                • Fast
                • Reliable Performance

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Multiple desktop applications

                  Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv8120us System:

                  Crucial was able to identify the ram I needed for a business laptop and it was easy to instal and I was up in running in Minutes.

                  • Primary use:
                  • Business
                   
                  5.0

                  Made upgrading painless

                  By TRB

                  from Tigard, Oregon

                  About Me Power user

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Install

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv8120us System:

                      My laptop was practically useless during McAfee's virus scan. I upgraded from 512MB to 2GB, and now I can hardly tell a scan is going on.

                      Crucial's "discovery" tool made selection painless.

                      • Primary use:
                      • Personal
                       
                      5.0

                      2GB Upgrade for the HP Pavilian Laptop

                      By edwjackson

                      from Rochester, NY

                      About Me Casual User

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Install
                      • Easy to order
                      • Easy to use
                      • Fast
                      • Reliable Performance

                      Cons

                      • None

                      Best Uses

                      • Back Up
                      • Multimedia
                      • Multiple desktop applications

                      Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion dv8120us System:

                      Easy to install with provided instructions...
                      Easy to select using the Website

                      • Primary use:
                      • Personal

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