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Old 01-17-2009, 06:04 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default ACER MINI RAM Upgrade

This is weird.

A friend of mine purchased an ACER mini.

The sales person at the store told him it could be upgraded from 1GB to 1.5GB.

We opened it up ( it was a chore) and discovered that there was only one SO-DIMM slot. Weird and so my friend is under the impression that although it says that you can only add 512MB that you can actually add a 2GB stick. I say no.

What do you think?

I am no techie but I believe that the stick she has (which I didn't take a closer look at ) was a 512mb and that somehow there is more memory on the motherboard and that the only swapping would be on the SO-DIMM slot whose module would increase from 512MB to 1G making it 1.5GB.

Am I wrong?
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Old 01-17-2009, 11:53 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: ACER MINI RAM Upgrade

Check out Memory upgrades, flash media, and usb storage at Crucial.com

That will give you the information about what is installed and how much can be installed.
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