DDR2 Upgrade for the Dell Vostro 220 Mini Tower Desktop/PC

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device type: desktop

Your Vostro 220 Mini Tower System Specs

System specs as shipped by the manufacturer.
Scan your system to view your specific system configuration.

Memory:

DDR2 PC2-6400, DDR2 PC2-8500

Memory Type: DDR2 PC2-6400, DDR2 PC2-8500, DDR2 (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory: 4GB
Slots: 2

Although the memory can be installed one module at a time, the best performance comes from using matched pairs of modules.

How much memory your Windows OS will recognize depends on which version of Windows you are running. 32-bit versions of Windows will see (and utilize) only 3GB or 3.5GB. To utilize more memory, install a 64-bit version of your OS. More information about OS memory maximums can be found here.

Memory or DRAM is the "working" memory of the computer. It's used to store data for programs (sequences of instructions) on a temporary basis.

video - installing memory

Storage:

SATA 2 - 3Gb/s

SATA Version -- SATA 2 - 3Gb/s

Storage Drives -- hard drives and solid state drives -- are the permanent memory for the programs and documents on your computer.

Data Transfer Rate is the rate at which data can be sent or received. This is determined by your motherboard. A drive with a higher transfer rate will only run at the rate of the motherboard's transfer rate.

Cache is a type of working memory that allows the drive to perform faster.

RPM is the rotations per minute of a hard drive which effects the speed of data transfer.

Solid State Drives are non-moving memory, so access speed is instant.

Chipset:

Intel G45 chipset

Chipset is a set of integrated circuits that have a specific purpose in a computer system, a group of microchips used together to perform a single task.

Graphics Card:

PCI Express x16 Graphics

External Connector: 15-hole connector

Graphics Card A circuit board fitted to a computer containing the necessary video memory and other electronics to provide a bitmap display. Adaptors vary in the resolution (number of pixels) and number of colours they can display, and in the refresh rate they support. These parameters are also limited by the monitor to which the adaptor is connected.

4GB kit (2GBx2), 240-pin DIMM, DDR2 PC2-6400 memory module

4GB kit (2GBx2), 240-pin DIMM, DDR2 PC2-6400 memory module
Part Number: CT901575
  • Module Size: 4GB kit (2GBx2)
  • Package: 240-pin DIMM
  • Feature: DDR2 PC2-6400
  • Specs: DDR2 PC2-6400 • CL=6 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR2-800 • 1.8V • 256Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the Dell Vostro 220 Mini Tower
 $71.99
Qty:

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Crucial4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Vostro 220 Mini Tower System
 
4.8

(based on 8 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (2)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Increases speed (5)
  • Reliable (5)
  • Fast (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased performance (7)
    • Multiple desktop applications (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (4), Power user (4)
      • Primary use:
      • Business (4), Personal (4)

    Reviewed by 8 customers

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    5.0

    just the usual EXCELLENT service !

    By jhrpc

    from Calgary, Alberta,Canada

    About Me Power user

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fast
    • Increases Speed

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Increased Performance

      Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Vostro 220 Mini Tower System:

      great for getting exactly what you need at a good price with quick delivery

      • Primary use:
      • Business
       
      5.0

      Happy Days are here again!

      By Debbie

      from Pen Argyl, PA

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Fast
      • Increases Speed
      • Large Capacity
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Gaming
        • Increased Performance

        Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Vostro 220 Mini Tower System:

        My computer was really slow before installing my new card and now it's back to normal! Not sure how hard it is to install as I pay someone to do it for me. My order was easy to place and the item was delivered amazingly fast. I'm totally pleased with all aspects of my purchase.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        5.0

        Great Product

        By The Man

        from Greenville

        About Me Power user

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Increases Speed
        • Reliable Performance

        Cons

        • None

        Best Uses

        • Gaming
        • Increased Performance
        • Multimedia

        Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Vostro 220 Mini Tower System:

        Great Product! Easy to install and works great!

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        4.0

        efficient, easy & reasonably priced!

        By Sean Mesdaghi

        from Laguna Beach, CA

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Vostro 220 Mini Tower System:

              I've always relied on my IT to make any changes to my hardware. However, with Crucial I was able to scan my computer online within minutes and picked the correct memory....paid and the following week installed it with no problems. computer is running GREAT.

              • Primary use:
              • Business
               
              5.0

              Perfect Recommendation at a Great Price

              By baveggie

              from Lambertville, NJ

              About Me Power user

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Fast
              • Increases Speed
              • Reliable Performance

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Increased Performance
                • Multiple desktop applications

                Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Vostro 220 Mini Tower System:

                Made the upgrade from Vista to Windows 7 easy. Dependable product from Crucial, as usual.

                • Primary use:
                • Business
                 
                5.0

                as expected

                By vangoghncr

                from southwest Florida

                About Me Casual User

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • As expected works great
                • Easy Install
                • Reliable Performance

                Cons

                • None

                Best Uses

                • Desktops
                • Increased Performance
                • Multimedia
                • Multiple desktop applications

                Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Vostro 220 Mini Tower System:

                as expected, it works great!

                • Primary use:
                • Personal
                 
                5.0

                Prompt and accurate.

                By Charlie

                from Broken Arrow, OK

                About Me Casual User

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Increases Speed

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Increased Performance

                  Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Vostro 220 Mini Tower System:

                  [...]

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal
                   
                  4.0

                  RE: as advertised

                  By Pete

                  from Los Altos, CA

                  About Me Power user

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Reliable Performance

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Increased Performance
                    • Multiple desktop applications

                    Comments about Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Vostro 220 Mini Tower System:

                    [...] worked as advertised.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Business

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