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How many RAM slots does this laptop have?

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Just bought it today: http://us.acer.com/ac/en/US/content/model/LU.SFT02.082

Anyone know how many RAM slots it has? I opened up the back and I only see 1 slot, just want to make sure I should buy 1 4GB stick instead of buying 2 2GB sticks.

Also, does this laptop run PC-8500 or PC-10600 RAM?
post #2 of 12
It will most likely have two slots.

EDIT: But it only has one slot.

one slot it is.

You can see in this vid... [ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fP6vWvIHE8s[/ame]

One slot.
Edited by Conner - 8/14/11 at 9:38pm
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It takes DDR3 SODIMM, so just pick any. With a laptop its not going to matter if you buy faster stuff, because usually they won't take faster than stock anyway (doesn't hurt to try though).

Also, it likely has 2 slots. The second slot is usually under the keyboard.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by pioneerisloud;14586064 
It takes DDR3 SODIMM, so just pick any. With a laptop its not going to matter if you buy faster stuff, because usually they won't take faster than stock anyway (doesn't hurt to try though).

Also, it likely has 2 slots. The second slot is usually under the keyboard.

Crucial only supplies a single dimm because it has only one slot, also I have seen it in google images as one slot, unless the ram slots are on different sides of the mobo, it only has one slot.

Another website, but here is it proving your model.. AO722-BZ480

http://www.memoryx.net/one7223.html
Edited by Conner - 8/14/11 at 9:43pm
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i can tell you from first hand experience the acer aspire one's are picky about what ram goes in them.

i have one thats about a year old and tried upgrading it with spare DDR3 ram i had laying around and wouldn't post and yes the ram is working

and just kinda funny but it tells you on the link how many ram slots lol
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by outtamymind;14586114 
i can tell you from first hand experience the acer aspire one's are picky about what ram goes in them.

i have one thats about a year old and tried upgrading it with spare DDR3 ram i had laying around and wouldn't post and yes the ram is working

and just kinda funny but it tells you on the link how many ram slots lol

Lawl, I just laughed out loud. tongue.gif
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post #7 of 12
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Quote:
Originally Posted by outtamymind;14586114 
i can tell you from first hand experience the acer aspire one's are picky about what ram goes in them.

i have one thats about a year old and tried upgrading it with spare DDR3 ram i had laying around and wouldn't post and yes the ram is working

and just kinda funny but it tells you on the link how many ram slots lol

doh.gif

Thanks for that.

Also, what kind of RAM would you recommend I get? There is a G-SKILL on Newegg that is pretty cheap, and it is DDR3-1333.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ComradeNF;14586141 
doh.gif

Thanks for that.

Also, what kind of RAM would you recommend I get? There is a G-SKILL on Newegg that is pretty cheap, and it is DDR3-1333.

Taking the chance that you might have to return it because it may not work at higher than stock speeds, I would get http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231341
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see i haven't figured out why its not accepting the ram whether its brand or clock speeds. i would say as long as its the same clock speed you should be fine.
    
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post #10 of 12
Here's how you can find out if it has more than one ram slot...



1. Take out RAM from bottom, see if it boots. If it does, bingo, there is another under the keyboard, usually.

2. Look at your memory, then look at the stick that is accessible, then do basic math to see. smile.gif
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