upgrading old laptops

By dreux456
May 2, 2007
  1. I have two old IBM laptops, a 570 and a 770, that work but are slow since they have minimal memory and small hard drives. My question is are they worth upgrading? If so who has the parts? Thanks in advance.
  2. halo71

    halo71 TS Rookie Posts: 1,090

    Have you done a Google search for memory and HD for those laptops? Memory upgrades would be pretty cheap I know.
  3. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    If all you're gonna do is productivity, then yes. Add 1gb RAM to the latop and upgrade the HD to at least 7200 speed.
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.

Similar Topics

Create an account or login to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment
TechSpot Members
Login or sign up for free,
it takes about 30 seconds.
You may also...

Get complete access to the TechSpot community. Join thousands of technology enthusiasts that contribute and share knowledge in our forum. Get a private inbox, upload your own photo gallery and more.