DDR Upgrade for the HP - Compaq Pavilion a305w Desktop/PC

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device type: desktop

Your Pavilion a305w System Specs

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

Memory:

DDR PC2700, DDR PC3200

Memory Type: DDR PC2700, DDR PC3200, DDR (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory: 1GB
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

512MB, 184-pin DIMM, DDR PC3200 memory module

512MB, 184-pin DIMM, DDR PC3200 memory module
Part Number: CT560913
  • Module Size: 512MB
  • Package: 184-pin DIMM
  • Feature: DDR PC3200
  • Specs: DDR PC3200 • CL=3 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR400 • 2.6V • 64Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the HP - Compaq Pavilion a305w
 $16.99
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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Crucial512MB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a305w System
 
4.5

(based on 6 reviews)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (4)
  • Fast (3)
  • Increases speed (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased performance (6)
    • Multiple desktop applications (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (6)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (6)

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    5.0

    First Impressions are the best.

    By Dat Dude

    from Pikeville Ky.

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fast
    • Increases Speed
    • Packaging

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance
      • Multimedia

      Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a305w System:

      I was very pleased with the overall experience with Crucial. Timely shipping, great packaging, and working product. I had ordered this product for a friend of mine. She doesn't know much about pc and wanted me to install them. Once she got her pc back she was very pleased in its performance.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      4.0

      COMPUTER UPGRADE

      By SUBMEX

      from LAS CRUCES, NM

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Good price value
      • Increases Speed
      • RECOMMED TO FRIENDS

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance

        Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a305w System:

        NONE

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        5.0

        Product works very good.

        By Dan the Man

        from Elida, OH

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Fast

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Increased Performance
          • Multiple desktop applications

          Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a305w System:

          Needed the increased memory speed to support multiple functions. The speed is there.
          I really liked the support that helped me to get the right memory cards.

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          5.0

          The right Ram for my old computer.

          By Rob(Hoss)

          from Rochester, NY

          About Me Casual User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Increases Speed

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Increased Performance

            Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a305w System:

            I am greatful for crucial product. [...] I have no problem with it and will do business with them again. The price is better than [...] and others businesses.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
             
            4.0

            Excellent Product and Service

            By junkyarddawg

            from Holland MI

            About Me Casual User

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Fast
            • Reliable Performance

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Increased Performance
              • Multimedia
              • Multiple desktop applications

              Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a305w System:

              [...] very easy to install. I use my computer to look up tech articles and ideas from the internet, also do some work from home. Overall very happy to this point

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
               
              4.0

              I would continue to order from Crucial

              By Pat

              from Las Vegas, Nv

              About Me Casual User

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Increased Performance
                • Multiple desktop applications

                Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a HP - Compaq Pavilion a305w System:

                [...] The product was [...] very easy to install.

                • Primary use:
                • Personal

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