DDR Upgrade for the Sony VAIO VGN-FS620 Series Laptop/Notebook

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device type: notebook

Your VAIO VGN-FS620 Series System Specs

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

Memory:

DDR PC2700

Memory Type: DDR PC2700, DDR (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory: 1GB
Slots: 2

All memory slots may be filled, some of the existing memory may need to be removed in order to upgrade.

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

512MB, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR PC2700 memory module

512MB, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR PC2700 memory module
Part Number: CT498955
  • Module Size: 512MB
  • Package: 200-pin SODIMM
  • Feature: DDR PC2700
  • Specs: DDR PC2700 • CL=2.5 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR333 • 2.5V • 64Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the Sony VAIO VGN-FS620 Series
 $19.99
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Crucial512MB Upgrade for a Sony VAIO VGN-FS620 Series System
 
4.7

(based on 6 reviews)

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Pros

  • Reliable (4)
  • Fast (3)
  • Increases speed (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased performance (4)
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    4.0

    Does it's Job

    By E in Queens

    from New York, NY

    About Me Power user

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance
        • Multiple desktop applications

        Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a Sony VAIO VGN-FS620 Series System:

        Simple memory upgrade for a clients computer that was at a crawl. The old machine is actually useful now. Works as advertised and easy to install.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        5.0

        Easy Sony VAIO Memory Upgrade

        By PSSUSHICHEF

        from Washington, D.C.

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Clear "How-to"Instruction
        • Fast
        • Reliable Performance
        • Stablize Applications

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a Sony VAIO VGN-FS620 Series System:

            The 200-pin memory modules are keyed so you can't install them "incorrectly". Once they are in the machine, just turn on the PC and the machine does the rest. Sit back and enjoy a faster more stable PC!

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            • Personal
             
            4.0

            WOW! I should have bought this sooner

            By Sunshine Peach

            from Atlanta, GA

            About Me Casual User

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Fast

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Increased Performance

              Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a Sony VAIO VGN-FS620 Series System:

              The RAM upgrade was long overdue for my five year young laptop. [...]

               
              5.0

              fast easy like a new computer

              By jkf

              from deerfield fl.

              About Me Casual User

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Fast
              • Increases Speed
              • Reliable Performance

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Increased Performance

                Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a Sony VAIO VGN-FS620 Series System:

                now i can use the computer again no 10 minute start up

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                • Personal
                 
                5.0

                Everything went perfect

                By DJL

                from Boston, MA

                About Me Power user

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Install
                • Increases Speed
                • Reliable Performance

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Increased Performance

                  Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a Sony VAIO VGN-FS620 Series System:

                  The Web Site selected the correct SODIMM for my laptop. [...] works great.

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal
                   
                  5.0

                  Increased speed of older Sony Notebook

                  By Rich

                  from Jacksonville FL

                  About Me Casual User

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Install
                  • Increases Speed
                  • Reliable Performance

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a Sony VAIO VGN-FS620 Series System:

                      Upgrading memory in older notebook has extended its usefullness for my family. Crucial made the purchase easy for me to install myself - 1st time.

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                      • Personal

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