Satellite Pro A300 - upgrade RAM of the former model A200


I need an advice. I just took a memory (Samsung) 1 GB of more old model Satellite A200 module and put it on my new model Satellite Pro A300. Here is the information about the SPD:

_Original (which has been installed in the factory): _

DIMM1: Kingston (2 GB DDR2-667 DDR2 SDRAM)
Manufacture Date week 20 / 2009
@ 333 MHz 5-5-5-15 (CL-RCD-RP-RAS) / 20-43-3-5-3-3 (RC-RFC-RRD-WR-WTR-RTP)
@ 266 MHz 4-4-4-12 (CL-RCD-RP-RAS) / 16-34-2-4-2-2 (RC-RFC-RRD-WR-WTR-RTP)
@ 200 MHz 3-3-3-9 (CL-RCD-RP-RAS) / 12-26-2-3-2-2 (RC-RFC-RRD-WR-WTR-RTP)

_From old Toshiba Satellite A200: _

DIMM3: Samsung M4 70T2953EZ3-CE6
Manufacture Date week 42 / 2007
@ 333 MHz 5-5-5-15 (CL-RCD-RP-RAS) / 20-35-3-5-3-3 (RC-RFC-RRD-WR-WTR-RTP)
@ 266 MHz 4-4-4-12 (CL-RCD-RP-RAS) / 16-28-2-4-2-2 (RC-RFC-RRD-WR-WTR-RTP)
@ 200 MHz 3-3-3-9 (CL-RCD-RP-RAS) / 12-21-2-3-2-2 (RC-RFC-RRD-WR-WTR-RTP)

According to the information provided was it a good or bad idea? I mean differences in the SPD and will this performance, stability, etc. ?

Thanks a lot for your time!

Hi xosman,

According to the information that you have posted it seems that the other Satellite A200 module has the same specifications, so if your laptop works with this module it s no problem I think.

Satellite A200 A300 using the same memory modules DDR2 so change the RAM is no problem.

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