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Can I use Crucial 8GB Single DDR4 2666MHz Laptop RAM on my hp9470m laptop and will I get better perf

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Can I use Crucial 8GB Single DDR4 2666MHz Laptop RAM on my hp9470m laptop and will I get better performance..I have a ddr3  4 GBP ram installed and I am thinking of installing 8gb ddr4 total will be 12 gb ram for my core i5 5 gen laptop ..should I upgrade??

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Hi,

The notebook supports max 16GB of DDR3L-1600MHz RAM (2x8GB)

You can not insert DDR4 RAM as it is different in size and would not be recognized.

Yes I would upgrade to at least 8GB or more which will give a performance boost.

Example of RAM:

https://www.crucial.com/compatible-upgrade-for/hp---compaq/elitebook-folio-9470m#memory

 

Another upgrade you should perform if your system has a regular Hard Drive, would be to replace it with an SSD.

 

Hope it helps,

David

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Hi,

The notebook supports max 16GB of DDR3L-1600MHz RAM (2x8GB)

You can not insert DDR4 RAM as it is different in size and would not be recognized.

Yes I would upgrade to at least 8GB or more which will give a performance boost.

Example of RAM:

https://www.crucial.com/compatible-upgrade-for/hp---compaq/elitebook-folio-9470m#memory

 

Another upgrade you should perform if your system has a regular Hard Drive, would be to replace it with an SSD.

 

Hope it helps,

David

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