Dell Inspiron N5010 Laptop RAM Upgrade

abhidas2102

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Hello, I want to upgrade my dell inspiron n5010 laptop ram, from 2x2GB DDR3 to 2x4GB DDR3. my laptop specs are given below:

processor: i5 480m 2.66Ghz
ram: 4GB DDR3 531Mhz. (7-7-7-20)
Gfx: ati mobility hd 5000 series 1GB
Mobo: Dell Inc. 0YXXJJ

so what is the maximum frequency of RAM supported in this system? please help.
 

V1ctor89

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Well, actually the Core i5 480m will limit the ram clock to 1066 Mhz. Only processors from i7 720QM and above (supported on PGA989) will work with RAM at 1333mhz. Also, Inspiron N5010 supports a maximum of 8Gb of RAM.

So for you it will be 2x 4Gb DDR3 at 1066 Mhz.