Alienware M11x with Core 2 Duo, memory upgrade?

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Alienware M11x with Core 2 Duo, memory upgrade?

  • I am not sure in whether i can upgrade my memory ram in my M11x.  I was reading some post and people are having problems with memory ram upgrades.  i would like to know if my laptop support ddr3 10600 Mhz 8GB? or should i buy ddr3 8500 8 GB? or what would the problems with the upgrade? 

  • Below are the Dell validated part numbers. Call Dell Spare Parts 1-800-372-3355.

    M11-R1
    8GB DDR3 PC3-8500 1066MHz or PC3-10600 1333Mhz SODIMM
    Two user accessible SODIMM sockets for 1GB, 2GB, or 4GB sticks
    V1RX3 2GB, 1333Mhz, 256X64, 8K
    F073F 2GB, 1333Mhz, 256X64, 8K
    560NY 2GB, 1333Mhz, 256X64, 8K
    3D9HM 1GB, 1333Mhz, 128X64, 8K
    6V50C 1GB, 1333Mhz, 128X64, 8K
    W840D 1GB, 1333Mhz, 128X64, 8K
    WGKKV 1GB, 1333Mhz, 128X64, 8K
    Y995D 4GB, 1066Mhz, 512X64, 8K
    H299F 2GB, 1066Mhz, 256X64, 8K
    F679F 1GB, 1066Mhz, 128X64, 8K

    M11x-R2
    8GB DDR3 PC3-10600 1333MHz SODIMM
    Two user accessible SODIMM sockets for 1GB, 2GB, or 4GB sticks
    X830D 4GB, 1333Mhz, 512X64, 8K
    F073F 2GB, 1333Mhz, 256X64, 8K
    V1RX3 2GB, 1333Mhz, 256X64, 8K
    560NY 2GB, 1333Mhz, 256X64, 8K
    3D9HM 1GB, 1333Mhz, 128X64, 8K
    6V50C 1GB, 1333Mhz, 128X64, 8K
    W840D 1GB, 1333Mhz, 128X64, 8K
    WGKKV 1GB, 1333Mhz, 128X64, 8K

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  • ok thank you very much, but one last question can I use after market ram stick such as crucail, g.skill, PNY, etc?

  • will these modules work in the M11x core 2 duo laptop? i search the specs and i came out with these ones 

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231294

    these are 

    G.SKILL 8GB (2 x 4GB) 204-Pin DDR3 SO-DIMM DDR3 1066 (PC3 8500) Laptop Memory Model F3-8500CL7D-8GBSQ

  • You can try but it is validated by us.

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  • thanks