Upgrades in Samsung® R730
Samsung has updated its range of 17.3-inch laptops with the Samsung R730. It is loaded with the new NVIDIA GeForce 310M G; the hard disk is 320GB or also can be upgraded to 520GB. Samsung R730 comes with latest application like Microsoft Office Works bundled with the laptop. The screen size is 17.3 inches which is LED backlit. The aspect ratio of 16:9 screen appears well suited for multimedia, specially the video playback while also provides a vertical resolution check for surfing. The storage capacity is comfortable and the normal connector with the notable absence of e-SATA ports and FireWire. The upgrades are done to the laptop in order to boost the performance and the working of the laptop. You can upgrade the hardware and even the software on the system to add new features and capability to the system.
- Upgrade the RAM
- Upgrade the hard disk
- Upgrade the Operating System
Upgrade the RAM
Samsung R730 comes with 2GB of RAM. The 2GB RAM is not enough for running sophisticated security software. So the best option available is to upgrade the RAM. You can upgrade the Samsung R730 RAM to 4GB. Samsung R730 has just two slots. So in these slots you can connect 2GB of RAM in each. By upgrading the RAM you can increase the speed and the performance of the laptop as well as the programs that are run on it.
Upgrade the hard disk
Important data and files can be stored on the hard disk. The Samsung R730 comes with the hard disk of 160GB. You can upgrade the Samsung R730 hard drive to 500GB running at 5400rpm. It consists of one hard disk bay in which you can connect one HDD. You can also connect the external hard drive to the laptop in order to increase the size on the system.
The Samsung R730 comes preloaded with the Windows 7 Home Premium edition. You can upgrade the Operating System to Windows Professional. Before upgrading the Operating System you can check the features on the higher versions, this will enable you to choose the needed Operating System. You can also upgrade the Operating System to Windows Ultimate which is the latest version. Windows Ultimate has more features than the Windows Professional in the field of security.