Upgrades in the Samsung® Q310-34P
The Samsung Q310 is ultraportable laptop powered with an Intel Core 2 Duo processor. Windows Vista Home Premium is the Operating System available on the system. An Intel PM45 + ICH9M is the chipset present in this laptop. The maximum RAM supported by the RAM is 4 GB. The hard drive capacity is 250 GB. The graphics card is a NVIDIA GeForce 9200M GT. The Samsung Q310 is a good thin-and-light laptop for work and multimedia applications; the battery life of the laptop is adequate. The Samsung Q310-34P measures 12.7 x 9.5 x 1.1 inches and comes with a 13.3 inch WXGA widescreen. Upgrades are present for the Samsung Q310-34P, this allows you to optimize and increase the performance of the laptop.
- Upgrade the operating system
- Upgrade the memory
- Hard disk expandable
Upgrade the operating system
By upgrading the Operating System you can install the latest software. The Samsung Q310 comes with the Windows Vista Home Premium Edition. You can upgrade the Operating System to Windows 7. Before upgrading the Operating System you need to check if the system requirements are met. Windows 7 needs a lot of RAM and hard disk space. By upgrading you can avail new software applications and features for the Operating System.
Upgrade the memory
Memory is necessary for smooth performance of the system. The Samsung Q310-34P comes with 2 GB of internal memory. There are two memory slots in the Samsung Q310-34P which are capable of being upgraded. The Samsung Q310-34P supports 4 GB of RAM and each slot has 2 GB. The DDR2 at 800MHz is the RAM technology which is present in the Samsung Q310-34P. The RAM can be upgraded to run more applications and programs without the system slowing down.
A large amount of free space is necessary to store large programs and games. The Samsung Q310-34P has 320 GB of storage capacity. This storage capacity can be upgraded to 520 GB. The hard drive type is a SATA drive at 5400 rpm. It has only one hard disk bay in which you can plug in either 320 GB or 520 GB. Upgrading the hard disk further will involve the use of external hard drives that includes USB powered external hard drives.