Upgrades in Toshiba® Qosmio X500
Upgrading of Toshiba Qosmio X500 is the replacement of the hardware and the software to have a better performance. You could upgrade the memory by adding the amount of memory, add the hard disk drive space, and upgrade the Operating System and also the network cards. You could upgrade the memory by opening the bottom of the laptop and inserting a new memory stick. Most of the new laptops have dual core processors which have enough processing power, so that there is no need for updating them. The hard disk can also be upgraded so that more space is there for the contents. Toshiba Qosmio X500 is an 18.4 inch laptop with a high speed drive and solid state drive.
- Check the compatibility
- Save the contents of the hard drive
- Buy the right module of the RAM
Check the compatibility
The memory upgrades that you use must be compatible with the laptop. The upgradation of computer memory depends on the configuration of the system. For memory upgrade there is the need for some tools and an appropriate place to carry out the procedure. So before the memory upgrade you should be ready with the tools and ensure that the system is compatible with the memory modules.
Save the contents of the hard drive
On upgrading the hard drive there is a problem on how to move the data from the old hard drive to the new one. You could use an external USB hard drive or another PC with shared folder so that you could save the image of the current drive. Then you could upgrade the hard drive and restore the contents to the new hard drive. So to upgrade the hard drive without reinstalling everything you could use the Windows utility or other tools to make an exact copy of the old hard drive to the new one.
Before upgrading the laptop memory you should make sure that the memory is not having the maximum amount of RAM and the user should buy the right memory modules. Otherwise there might be damage with the memory of the laptop and then you need to even replace the laptop. When the memory is upgraded with the right memory modules you could get the computer faster and smoother multitasking performance.