Upgrading Memory in Toshiba® Tecra R10
When to upgrade memory on a Toshiba Tecra R10 laptops. Things to be kept in mind while upgrading memory.
Memory is one of the fundamental components on your Toshiba Tecra R10 laptop. Memory determines the speed at which your system operates and how efficiently it can multi-task. With games and large software that require more memory than ever before coming out on the market, it is important that the memory of your Toshiba Tecra R10 laptop be upgraded so that you can work with these new products with ease. Memory upgrade is usually required by gamers, but even simple video or image editing software have become extremely memory-intensive and require memory upgrade to function properly. The maximum amount of memory that your Toshiba Tecra R10 laptop can handle is 2GB. This laptop comes with 2 sockets to install memory. To get the maximum performance out of Toshiba Tecra R10, it is recommended that maximum possible memory upgrade of 2GB be used.
The following details will give you more information regarding things to be kept in mind while performing a memory upgrade :
- Correct type of memory
- Maximum memory
- Correct installation
Correct type of memory
Installing the correct type of memory on your Toshiba Tecra R10 laptop is the single most important thing to keep in mind. As there are a large number and types of memory available in the market, it is important that the correct type of memory as specified by Toshiba is purchased and installed.
Using more memory or RAM then what is supported by your Toshiba Tecra R10 laptop can have detrimental effects on the performance of your system. Before installing a new RAM, it is recommended that the user makes sure it is the maximum permissible amount (2GB).
It is very important that when the memory is upgraded, the installation is carried out in the proper way so as to avoid hardware damage. The users with little computer knowledge are recommended not to install the hardware themselves and instead take their Toshiba Tecra R10 laptops to an authorized service center for upgrading.