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Memory Upgarde for HP Notebook

I have an HP Pavillion zd7058cl notebook that runs fine. How difficult would it be to replace the standard 512 MB of RAM with 2 GB? I have read that such an upgrade may require that I install new BIOS. Is this likely and how difficult is it?

The machine runs fine but I need more RAM to watch streaming video. Is the memory upgrade likely to make a significant improvement in performance or should I buy a new machine?

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Everything I've read agrees with you on the upgrade to 2g.
HP Computer Memory Help should help with this and this help video from HP View Hewlett-Packard Laptop Memory Installation Video will tell you all the details.

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Figure 1: Checking your current memory configuration with Everest.
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