DDR2 Upgrade for the Acer Aspire 5315 Laptop/Notebook

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device type: notebook

Your Aspire 5315 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

Although the memory can be installed one module at a time, the best performance comes from using matched pairs of modules.

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

Chipset:

Intel 960GML 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.

1GB, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module

1GB, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module
Part Number: CT745005
  • Module Size: 1GB
  • 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 Acer Aspire 5315
£11.99 ex. VAT    £14.39 inc. VAT*
Qty:
* - Default VAT charge calculated at 20% for the UK.

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
Crucial1GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire 5315 System
 
4.9

(based on 104 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (93)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (1)

99%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (98)
  • Reliable performance (84)
  • Fast (43)
  • Increases speed (41)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased performance (87)
    • Multiple desktop applications (35)
    • Multimedia (16)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (82), Power user (18)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (98)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    100% quality advice for computer novices

    Crucial accessed computer analised what would be beneficial, advised improvements. I am a total computer novice, took their advice, prices were very good,after installation which i didnt undertake a friend did it ...Read complete review

    Crucial accessed computer analised what would be beneficial, advised improvements. I am a total computer novice, took their advice, prices were very good,after installation which i didnt undertake a friend did it for me. My computer is now a higher spec with out the higher cost. Would recommend to anyone and already have.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Hasnt really done anything for my laptop

    the system scanned my laptop, i bought what it reccomended and it hasnt really improved anything. Not that impressed really.

    the system scanned my laptop, i bought what it reccomended and it hasnt really improved anything. Not that impressed really.

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    5.0

    Excellent

    By KB

    from Malaga Spain

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Install

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance

      Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire 5315 System:

      Product was delivered very fast and was easy to fit. The order confirmation was excellent and so was the whole experience.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      5.0

      great service and top class memory

      By m0say

      from sheffield uk

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Increases Speed
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Increased Performance
        • Multimedia
        • Multiple desktop applications

        Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire 5315 System:

        great top class will buy again and again

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        5.0

        Affordable and fast shipping!

        By madonions

        from Montrose

        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 Acer Aspire 5315 System:

          Fast shipping, not more to say, always expect quality product from Crucial

           
          5.0

          I would recommend the product

          By don't have a nickname

          from Sheffield

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Fast
          • Reliable Performance

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Increased Performance

            Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire 5315 System:

            It has done the job - I am now up to speed again.

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            • Personal
             
            5.0

            Perfect to boost the PC at a great price

            By bingo19

            from Paris, France

            About Me Power user

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Increases Speed
            • Reliable Performance

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Increased Performance
              • Multimedia

              Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire 5315 System:

              Very well packed and cheap

              • Primary use:
              • Business
               
              5.0

              Would use again!!!

              By Horse trader

              from Reading, Berkshire

              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 Acer Aspire 5315 System:

                Guranteed compatablity, right first time, followed the fitting video, easy peasy. Noticable increase in performance, especially when carrying a cold boot. Have used projucts on 3 PC's in the past. Will not hesitate to use service and products in the future.

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                • Personal
                 
                5.0

                Just the job!

                By Andy B

                from Saltash, Cornwall

                About Me Casual User

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Install
                • Increases Speed

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Increased Performance
                  • Multimedia

                  Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire 5315 System:

                  Using the "Crucial Memory Advisor Tool" makes selecting the correct memory foolproof.

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                  • Personal
                   
                  5.0

                  Works a treat, excellent value

                  By Languedoc Larry

                  from France

                  About Me Casual User

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Install
                  • Good value
                  • Increases Speed
                  • Reliable Performance

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Increased Performance

                    Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire 5315 System:

                    Updated RAM in an aging ACER Aspire running VISTA. Can't beleive the difference in speed. Fantastic.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                     
                    5.0

                    I would buy this product again

                    By keramga

                    from Daventry

                    About Me Casual User

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Install

                    Cons

                    • All is ok

                    Best Uses

                    • Increased Performance
                    • Multimedia
                    • Multiple desktop applications

                    Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire 5315 System:

                    the best

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                     
                    5.0

                    Memory upgrades made simple

                    By AlanW

                    from London

                    About Me Casual User

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Install
                    • Fast
                    • Reliable Performance

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Increased Performance
                      • Multiple desktop applications

                      Comments about Crucial 1GB Upgrade for a Acer Aspire 5315 System:

                      My computer kept taking forever for the simplest of tasks because it only had 1GB of memory but it's minimum requirement was over that. Installing the extra 1GB released the log jam.

                      • Primary use:
                      • Personal

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