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Upgrading Asus u43 RAM

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#1 nukie


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Posted 07 March 2011 - 04:56 PM


I am planning to buy an Asus u43 laptop in the near future but the model that Iam buying only comes with 4G of RAM. And I hope to upgrade it to either 6 or 8 G of RAM.

So I have two questions to ask about this:

a ) What kind of RAM stick would I be looking for?

b ) Is it hard to replace RAM in a laptop?

Any help would be useful.

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Posted 07 March 2011 - 05:42 PM

From what Im reading, you can't-according to neweggs product page 4 gigs is the max suported by that laptop. In most cases, 4 gigs is fine-but if you really need more you may have to choose a different model laptop.



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Posted 09 March 2011 - 05:21 PM

Hmmm weird, I read on some other site that it was expandable up to 8G. but yes after further checks I have found that it is not expandable. Thanks anyway.

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