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Windows 7: Will DDR3 work in a DDR3L laptop?

12 Aug 2014   #1

Windows7 Ultimate 64bit
Will DDR3 work in a DDR3L laptop?

Hello, thank you for taking the time to look at my post.

Will this RAM

4GB DDR3 PC8500 PC3-8500 1066MHz 4GB SODIMM LAPTOP RAM* | eBay

work in this laptop?

Satellite C50-A-1JM - Toshiba

Or does it have to be this RAM?

Kingston ValueRAM 4GB (1x4GB) DDR3L 1600MHz 204-pin SODIMM For Intel Mini NUC PC | eBay

Thank you in advace for your responce.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 Aug 2014   #2
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64

The "L" indicates low voltage (1.35V compared to 1.5V). Also likely means that the regular DDR3 won't work as according to Intel the CPU in that laptop,

ARK | Intel® Celeron® Processor N2820 (1M Cache, up to 2.39 GHz)

only supports DDR3L.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 Aug 2014   #3

Windows7 Ultimate 64bit

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 Will DDR3 work in a DDR3L laptop?

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