Question about Acer PC Laptops

1 Answer

Acer aspire rejecting memory at 2gb

Hi. We have upgraded our Acer Aspire 1670 to 2GB but it keeps getting the Blue Screen with different issues and we have to assume that this is due to the memory because downgrade the memory and the problem goes away. Manual says it takes 2gb and if we put in 1gb or 1gb and the original 256mb it works fine. Any ideas? Thanks

Posted by on

  • mark_davis Mar 04, 2009

    Hi Thanks for reply.



    Should have said it is a DDR 333mhz machine and we have bought the memory from supplier using their selection system so it is the right unit for the job. We have got the correct PC2-2700 333mhz 200pin soDIMM 1GB units and each one works fine individually. It is only when together that it drops off. We also have a matched pair of memory as they were bought at the same time from the same supplier (who told us they have matched the units)



    It appears to be only when we hit the 2gb max that the problem occurs, anything less than that is fine. Thanks for the help though

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 1,223 Answers

So u have three chips am i right 1gb+1gb+256mb

basically its RAM compatibility issue check the ram specs is it ddr 2 with the specs that suits ur system or not

if u put 1 gb and 1gb it gives u issues then kindly check the DDR2 PC???? check is it 2100 4200 or 5300 what is ur orig ram rating try the same rating and then check pls also check the bus speed is it 533mhz or 667 or 800mhz

pls only use the compatible ram with ur laptop kingston are good with acer bcoz originally it comes with hynix chip and kingston chips nomally and sometimes samsung chips let me know about the detailed specs of all chips with all digits written on them

pls rate me fixya if ur problem is solved

Posted on Mar 04, 2009

  • Shoaib Rais
    Shoaib Rais Mar 05, 2009

    if both 1 gb chips as u say are same brand same specs and matched accurately then the problem is on motherboard side pls check the brands of chips installed on RAM board are they same as hynix or samsung or whatever bcoz there is a serious compatibilty issue in RAMS these days so pls check closely
    if they are same then

    actually it is the sign of faulty RAM sockets i had the same problem in one of my desktop boards i think if u have warranty then u shud go for it otherwise this motherboard will give u problems in future or it will restrict u not to upgrade to 2 gb at maximum so u can live with it or get it replaced

  • Shoaib Rais
    Shoaib Rais May 28, 2009

    kindly update ur BIOS and ur problem will resolve !

    PLS ENCOURAGE US TO HELP OTHERS !



    I was trying to help and it is Free as u know i am not getting any
    financial gain from helping u, the only thing i need is good rating, so
    kindly update ur rating for the solution and more questions are welcome






    Regards





    Zohail




×

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I keep getting a white blank screen on my Acer Aspire 4315. Sometimes on boot-up, other times while in the middle of a task. It is running Vista and has only 1GB of memory so I've ordered 2GB. Not sure...


A blank white screen generally indicates a video problem on a laptop. This can be a bad lcd data cable, a bad video driver, or an overheating/disconnecting video chip.

Oct 11, 2011 | Acer Aspire 4315 Notebook

3 Answers

Can I upgrade my acer 5315 memory to 2GB with two 1GBs in two slots or I can put two 2GB slots adding up to 4GB? Thanks


You can upgrade it to 2GB (MAX) if icon_detail.gifMemory Type: DDR2 PC2-5300, DDR2 (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory: 2GB
Slots: 2
Each memory slot can hold DDR2 PC2-5300 with a maximum of 1GB per slot.

Hope this helps.

Jun 17, 2011 | Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook

2 Answers

I have Acer laptop Aspire 5570z module Zr1 with memory 1GB I want to increase memory 2GB or 3GB Is it possible or not What will be the expenditure?


Your laptop's RAM is upgradeable to up to 4 GB using two DDR2 533/667 MHz SODIMM modules.

So your upgrade options here are:
1. Buy a 1 GB DDR2 533/667 MHz SODIMM module & install it to get a total RAM of 2 GB (Price around US$ 25).
2. Buy a 2 GB DDR2 533/667 MHz SODIMM module & install it to get a total RAM of 3 GB (Price around US$ 45).

Aug 14, 2010 | Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop

2 Answers

Is there any problem if i install a single 2gb memory at one slot on my acer aspire 4315?


max ram per slot is 1gb, for 2GB total. A 2 GB module will not work

http://www.crucial.com/store/listparts.aspx?model=Aspire%204315

Apr 03, 2010 | Acer Aspire 4315 Notebook

2 Answers

Rebuilding Acer Aspire 3660


Acer Aspire (NoteBook) 3660 Series
Please see below for the Memory ( RAM ) upgrade options available for the Acer Aspire (NoteBook) 3660 Series.
Memory Details for the Acer Aspire (NoteBook) 3660 Series Standard Memory : 512MB (Removable) Maximum Memory : 2GB Total Memory Slots : 2 Memory Type : DDR2 667MHz (PC2-5300) 200-PIN SODIMM

Dec 28, 2009 | PC Laptops

1 Answer

Can i upgraded my acer aspire one pro P531h-0Bk netbook


Hi,
The first models of acer aspire one pro P531h-0Bk is not able to get more than 1gb RAM, but the revised model is able to get this. So you MUST consult with your IT dealer.

You can upgrade your Hard disk.

Sep 26, 2009 | Acer Aspire One PC Notebook

2 Answers

Acer Aspire 5601 4GB memory upgrade problem


Acer systems are picky about the type of memory you use.
What is your RAM Speed on the old chips compaired to the new chip

You may have to reorder the same type of speed memory

Try this website it will tell you what will work with your system
http://www.ec.kingston.com/ecom/configurator_new/mfrmod.asp?root=us&LinkBack=http://www.kingston.com

Aug 22, 2009 | Acer PC Laptops

3 Answers

Hi i have an acer aspire 5315-2326 laptop and i want to upgrade the ram from 1gb to 2gb. what kind do i get? do i replace or add 1 more gb? and what kind of ram do i use? thanks


I would advice you to add one gb more with same value, kind and frequency this you can read on the installed module after removing it from your laptop

Aug 20, 2009 | Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook

1 Answer

System crash after upgraing memory for acer aspire 4315


If u have 2 ram in 1 computer memoryh frequence
conflict betwwen each other if both r differ.
So cheange yhour ram and check both rammeoroy frequence are same .

Mar 26, 2009 | Acer Aspire 4315 Notebook

2 Answers

Bios upgrade bios for aspire 5610z


hello,
i like to buy your item for my brother in Ibadan,Nigeria and i will like you to calculate the international shipping cost by EMS Speedpost or UPS to Nigeria including total amount of the item.kindly reply me urgently.you can also reply me to my private mail address phoster_pelly@yahoo.co.uk

Hope to hear from you urgently

Jan 05, 2008 | Acer Aspire 5610-4648 Notebook

Not finding what you are looking for?
PC Laptops Logo

Related Topics:

476 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Acer PC Laptops Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18304 Answers

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

Henk de Ruiter
Henk de Ruiter

Level 2 Expert

78 Answers

Are you an Acer PC Laptop Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...