English Community

ThinkPad NotebooksThinkPad: X Series Laptops
All Forum Topics
Options

1 Posts

12-05-2017

IT

3 Signins

39 Page Views

  • Posts: 1
  • Registered: ‎12-05-2017
  • Location: IT
  • Views: 39
  • Message 1 of 2

Thinkpad X250 RAM Upgrade

2017-12-05, 15:49 PM

Hello,

 

I have a Lenovo ThinkPad X250 Laptop.

Configuration is following: 

Processor: Intel Core i5-4300U Processor(i5-4300U) 1.90 GHz, Memory: 8GB, Operating System: Windows 7 Enterprise SP1 64-bit

 

I trying to upgrade RAM with 16gb module. I updated bios with latest version (1.27) , i mounted 16gb ram, but it doesn't work. Laptop doesn't start, HD seems to start buf turns off after a few seconds. No problem reinstalling 8gb ram.

 

Can you help me? I have to install other update?

16gb ram is a Crucial DDR3L - 1600 SODIMM 1.35V CL11 (CT204864F160B)

 

Thanks in advance.

 

Lucia

Reply
Options

10717 Posts

01-02-2010

US

39417 Signins

409237 Page Views

  • Posts: 10717
  • Registered: ‎01-02-2010
  • Location: US
  • Views: 409237
  • Message 2 of 2

Re: Thinkpad X250 RAM Upgrade

2017-12-05, 17:00 PM

It is an x250, but it is one of the x250 models with a 4th gen (i5-4300U) CPU.  The CPU and chipset simply won't work with 16GB modules.


Rich


To help with forum searches, check this out: https:/forums.lenovo.com/t5/Welcome-FAQs/Using-Browser-Search-to-find-your-answers-in-Lenovo-and-Moto-Community/m-p/5016916

I do not respond to requests for private, one-on-one help. Your questions should be posted in the appropriate forum where they may help others as well.

If a response answers your question, please mark it as the accepted solution.

I am not an employee or agent of Lenovo.
Reply
Forum Home

Community Guidelines

Please review our Guidelines before posting.

Learn More

Check out current deals!

Go Shop
X

Save