How to upgrade Random Access Memory (RAM).
IMPORTANT: This article applies only to specific products and/or operating systems. Check Applicable Products and Categories for details.
NOTE: For some VAIO® computers, a system memory upgrade may not be supported if the computer shipped with the maximum amount of memory or the memory slots are not accessible.
- Determine the type of system memory that is compatible with your computer.
NOTE: System memory specifications for VAIO computers are available in the marketing specifications. Manuals are posted on your model support page.
- Acquire compatible system memory.
NOTE: For select VAIO computers system memory may be purchased at the Sony® Store.
Please contact a local or online authorized retailer to purchase a Sony product.
For customers in Canada: https://dealerlocator.sony.ca/locator/init.do
- Install the system memory in your computer.
NOTE: Installation instructions for VAIO computers are in the User Guide. Manuals are posted on your model support page.