Upgrade in Samsung® R780 Notebook
R780 is a new series of notebooks from Samsung. It features high definition graphics display in addition to stereo sound. The random access memory comes to around 4 GB and is upgradable up to 8GB and the hard drive comes to around 500 GB. Upgrading a system is referred to as enhancing the system parameters and making the system more user friendly. There are OS upgrades, memory upgrades, application software upgrades, anti virus upgrades and hard drive upgrades. In memory and hard drive upgrade, the size of either of them is enhanced to an appreciable level so as to accommodate more programs and increase the processing speed. In the operating system, antivirus and application software upgrades to the next higher version can be done.
- OS upgrade
- System compatibility
The operating system of Samsung R780 is Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium. This can be upgraded to Windows 7 Professional or Ultimate. In either of the cases, system will perform well and enhance response and speed. Before upgrading the existing OS, make sure that the OS will meet user requirements. Software upgrades can also be done provided the software requirement meant for the user remains unchanged. For example, Microsoft Office 2003 can be upgraded to Microsoft office 2007.
Before upgrading the system features such as OS and software upgrades, make sure the upgraded versions are system compatible. If they are not system compatible, it is recommended not to upgrade. If the upgraded version does not satisfy the user needs, user is free to downgrade it to the previous version. For such a situation it is recommended to backup the system files and user files on to an external storage device.
Upgrading the operating system and software must be done from an official website. In this case, the upgrade of Windows 7 must be done only from the authorized website of Microsoft. If you are upgrading the software or OS from any disc, make sure it is bought from an authorized vendor. For OS upgradations, make sure the product key is a registered number. Never go to unauthorized websites as this could compromise the quality of the operating system.