Perhaps the most cost efficient upgrade for your laptop in terms of performance for your money is a RAM upgrade. RAM allows you to multitask while applications still function smoothly. Sometimes it can be difficult to identify if an entire chipset has failed, or just a small portion. For this reason, Nerds on Call recommend replacing RAM rather than repairing it. RAM chipsets are also fairly cheap, and can make a big difference in your computer’s performance.
You might need a nerd if…
- Your computer refuses to boot and instead beeps constantly
- You see graphical glitches on screen
- Your computer has encountered the “Blue Screen of Death” multiple times
- You can’t install a program because the installer quits
Questions nerds often hear about Laptop RAM Upgrade & Repair Redding
Is Laptop RAM Upgrade & Repair Redding expensive?
Every computer problem is different.
RAM means Random Access Memory, and is what your computer uses to store things that it is thinking about while it is on. When your computer turns off, everything in RAM goes away.
Memory corruption occurs when a part of your RAM is changed due to an error. Parts of your computer’s memory get confused and display the wrong data