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W520 S/N ******** Memory Upgrade

2020-09-14, 20:06 PM

The manual did not give all the information needed for a memory upgrade on the laptop.  It only stated that the machine supports PC3-8500 or PC3-10600 ram.  I am needing the following information:

 

  1. Does the machine support duel channel/quad channel?
  2. What is the max capacity per memory slot?
  3. What is the max capacity of memory for the machine?
  4. Does the machine support DD3 L variations of ram?

 

Machine Information:

 

Model: W520

Type: 4284

S/N: ********

 

 

Moderator note: serial number removed to prevent abuse.

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Re:W520 S/N ******** Memory Upgrade

2020-09-15, 8:43 AM

Hi,

 

Welcome to the Lenovo forum community!

 

Your machine supports up to 32 GB memory, and the type of memory you need is: 2/4/8GB DDR3L-1600 SODIMM

Your laptop kan hold 4 modules.



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