Upgrading RAM in laptop Tags: Memory Laptops RAM Last response: January 24, 2012 4:04 AM in Memory Share abhijeet_90 January 17, 2012 1:39:46 PM hello... I have ASUS K42JA VX032D laptop. Specifications are:- intel core I5 2GB DDR3 1066 MHZ ram 2GB ATI Radeon HD 5730 Graphics card 640 GB hard disk I can expand RAM up to 8 GB. My questions are:- 1. I want to upgrade it to 8GB 1333Mhz. Does this laptop supports 1333Mhz? 2. If I upgrade RAM up to 8GB , does it effect my laptops battery consumption? More about : upgrading ram laptop nikorr a c 146 } Memory a b D Laptop January 17, 2012 3:49:38 PM 1066 MHz Max, so if u use 1333MHz, it may not work or it will down clock to 1066MHz. At 8GB, your battery life will not change, nothing that u will notice. Specs... DDR3 1066 MHz SDRAM, 2 x SO-DIMM socket for expansion up to 8 G SDRAM m 0 l nikorr a c 146 } Memory a b D Laptop January 17, 2012 3:51:30 PM If u would OC the RAM(if it would let u), than the battery will not hold as long, not much, maybe 5-10%... m 0 l Related resources Upgrading Laptop RAM - Forum Upgrading RAM on my laptop (Toshiba Satellite) - Forum I need help upgrading RAM. Laptop Samsung ATIV Book 4 - Forum Will upgrading My Dell Laptop Ram From 4GB To 8gb Good For Gaming or not. - Forum Upgrading RAM for Laptop - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer abhijeet_90 January 18, 2012 10:56:10 AM does upgrading RAM increase windows 7 rating?? m 0 l Pyree a b } Memory a b D Laptop January 18, 2012 11:38:46 AM Yes in your case. Nut don't upgrade simply of WEI. It is a poor indication of system performance. You need more RAM because 2GB is too little by today's standard. I am pretty sure 1333MHz RAM works. I have a similar laptop (N61). m 0 l abhijeet_90 January 18, 2012 1:37:53 PM Which company's RAM is best for laptop??? m 0 l Pyree a b } Memory a b D Laptop January 19, 2012 1:28:14 AM Any major brand will do. m 0 l abhijeet_90 January 24, 2012 4:03:58 AM hey.. I upgraded RAM to 8GB DDR 3. The performance increase. Windows 7 rating is also increase to 5.5 to 6.8 Thanks for all of those who advised me. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUpgrading RAM for my laptop...and more Forum Upgrading GPU and RAM Alienware ALW18-7501sLV 18.4-Inch Gaming Laptop Forum SolvedUpgrading RAM and SSD on my girlfriends old laptop Forum Having problems upgrading laptop RAM. Is it possible to mix RAMs with different speeds? Forum Upgrading my laptop RAM Forum I need help for upgrading the RAM of my laptop!!! Forum SolvedLaptop ram upgrade Forum SolvedLaptop RAM Upgrade DOUBT!!! Pls help! Forum upgrading laptop ram Forum SolvedUpgrading Laptop RAM Question Forum SolvedWould it be worth it to upgrade my RAM and HDD to an SSD in my laptop? Forum upgrading a ram for a laptop/pc, what to watch out for? Forum SolvedLaptop ram upgrade - Asus k56cm - 8GB,16GB or 32GB supported? [Linux, dmidecode output Q] Forum SolvedHow to upgrade my laptop memory RAM-memory: 2Gb Single-channel DDR3 @ 665MHz (9-9-9-24) Forum SolvedCPU, Graphics card, and RAM upgrades in Inspiron 15 i15RV-954BLK Laptop Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !