compaq armada 7400 P2-300MHz - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Monitors, Printers and Peripherals
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-02-2003, 08:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
Join Date: Nov 2003
Posts: 1
Default compaq armada 7400 P2-300MHz

Hi, has anyone succesfully installed PC100 sodimm in their compaq armada 7400 laptop ( since this model has a 66MHz bus )? i emailed HP/Compaq if i can use PC100 and their reply is it may cause incopatibility problems and they don't recommend it.

i'm asking this since PC66 sodimms are harder and more expensive than PC100 sodimms


pn5754 is offline  
Old 11-03-2003, 10:33 PM   #2 (permalink)
HONK if you route packets
mikesgroovin's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: MD
Posts: 4,715

PC100 sodimms have a little more difficulty downstepping to a slower speed. I wouldn't recommend it either. I really don't think that it will hurt anything, however the RAM may not work at all within the laptop.

mikesgroovin is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:48 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.