DDR2 Upgrade for the Acer Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2 Netbook

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device type: netbook

Your Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2 System Specs

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

Memory:

DDR2 PC2-6400, DDR2 PC2-5300

Memory Type: DDR2 PC2-6400, DDR2 PC2-5300, DDR2 (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory: 2GB
Slots: 1

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 2 - 3Gb/s

SATA Version -- SATA 2 - 3Gb/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 NM10 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, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module

2GB, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module
Part Number: CT1596459
  • Module Size: 2GB
  • Package: 200-pin SODIMM
  • Feature: DDR2 PC2-5300
  • Specs: DDR2 PC2-5300 • CL=5 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR2-667 • 1.8V • 256Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the Acer Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2
 $35.99
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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Crucial2GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2 System
 
4.8

(based on 11 reviews)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Increases speed (3)
  • Reliable (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased performance (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (3)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (4)

    Reviewed by 11 customers

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    5.0

    excelent company

    By Nate dizzle

    from Apopka Florida

    About Me Power user

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fast
    • Increases Speed

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance

      Comments about Crucial 2GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2 System:

      works great, install no problem, multiple windows, faster flash/streaming media, quicker responce time, inprovement for gaming too.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      5.0

      Perfect for my Windows 7 Upgrade

      By DobryDad

      from Austin, Texas

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Fast
      • Large Capacity
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance
        • Multimedia

        Comments about Crucial 2GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2 System:

        I am a repeat Crucial customer. I know I can count on Crucial for great performance. I upgraded my wife's netbook memory, to load Windows 7. It worked perfectly from first bootup.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        4.0

        great product

        By stargazer

        from Nicholson, Ga

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Great compatability test
        • Increases Speed
        • Large Capacity
        • Reliable Performance

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance
          • Multiple desktop applications

          Comments about Crucial 2GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2 System:

          great for multiple apps and multitasking

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          4.0

          makes the acer aspire one usable

          By acer owner

          from Hudson Valley, NY

          About Me Casual User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Increases Speed
          • Reliable Performance

          Cons

          • No Instructions Included

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance

          Comments about Crucial 2GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2 System:

          The extra RAM allows streaming radio stations where before there would be interruptions. All other functions are much faster and satisfying to use.

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          5.0

          Reliable

          By Kaicanoe

          from Kailua, Hi

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Gr8

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Crucial 2GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2 System:

              Works like they say in my new Acer Aspire One Netbook.

               
              5.0

              Plug and Play

              By Just Me

              from Missouri

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • EASY TO FIND
              • Matched perfectly

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Crucial 2GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2 System:

                  Easy to locate with their site, worked perfectly.

                   
                  5.0

                  Memory Upgrade

                  By LAE

                  from Warrenville, IL

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Worked as advertised

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Crucial 2GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2 System:

                      [...]Good instructions for installation

                      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Acer Aspire One Net Book 1 gig Memory

                      By Joe

                      from Melbourne, FL

                      Verified Buyer

                      Comments about Crucial 2GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2 System:

                      [...] has worked well since installed a few weeks ago.

                       
                      5.0

                      More bang for buck

                      By rtenbone41

                      from Bridgeport,Ct.

                      Verified Buyer

                      Comments about Crucial 2GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2 System:

                      a great product

                      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      DDR 2 Memory 2 Gb

                      By bossman

                      from Arlington, TX

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy to read charts
                      • Great website

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Crucial 2GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire One D255 (Intel Atom N450) DDR2 System:

                          It was so easy to find the correct memory with your charts. The memory fit into the netbook and it works great!

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