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RAM upgrade for L440

2014-12-17, 9:47 AM

Hi all,

 

I have a Thinkpad L440 with 4GB of RAM.

I want to upgrade it and I have two questions:

1. Is it OK to add 8GB (so I will have 12GB in total) or it would be better to add 4GB in order to have two similar SODIMMs?

2. Are there any known incompatibilities for specific brands? I found two SODIMMs from Kingston (part numbers KVR16S11/8 and KVR16LS11/8) and one from Crucial (part number CT102464BF160B). All are clocked at 1600MHz.

 

Thanks in advance,

E.

 

PS: I beleive that I can upgrade the RAM without voiding the warranty, can't I?

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Re: RAM upgrade for L440

2014-12-18, 10:36 AM

Hi Ebl,

 

Welcome to Lenovo Community!

 

As per the query we understood that you are looking for Memory up-gradation for your ThinkPad L440.

 

Yes, you can install 8Gb RAM, but make sure you are having same memory bus speed. Please find the below FRU parts.

03X6655 - 2GB DDR3L 1600 SODIMM

03X6656 - 4GB DDR3L 1600 SODIMM

03X6657 - 8GB DDR3L 1600 SODIMM

 

Hope this helps.

 

Best regards,

Hemanth Kumar



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Re: RAM upgrade for L440

2014-12-18, 10:42 AM

Dear Hemanth_lenovo,

 

Thanks a lot for your answer. I did a search on Kingston's website and I found out that the appropiate module for the L440 laptop is the following:

KTL-TP3CL/8G

which I have already ordered.

 

Best regards,

E.

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Re: RAM upgrade for L440

2014-12-18, 12:15 PM

Hi Ebl,

 

Thank you for the reply!

 

The Memory which you have ordered is having 1600Mhz of bus speed and this will support for your system.

 

Please click here to visit the link to guide you on how to install the memory on page # 69.

 

Hope this helps.

 

Best regards,

Hemanth Kumar



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2014-12-18, 12:42 PM

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Re: RAM upgrade for L440

2014-12-19, 5:46 AM

Hi Ebl,

 

I am glad to hear that your query has been resolved. Please feel free to post in Lenovo Community Forums if you have any further queries!

 

Cheers!:smileyhappy:

Hemanth Kumar



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Re: RAM upgrade for L440

2016-06-19, 11:39 AM

Hi, I ordered KTL-TP3CL/8G, by seeing this chat. But afterwards I went to Kingston Website and searched, then it was  showing another model i.e KCP3L16SD8/8). I have a Thinkpad L440, 4th gen i5(4GB RAM), clocked at 2.8 GHz. So I am confused.

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Re: RAM upgrade for L440

2017-11-15, 12:12 PM

Hello,

 

Please let me know if I could upgrade it to 16 GB with 2 8 GB RAM with same memory bus speed.

 

Processor: Intel Core i3

Model: ThinkPad L440

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