NZ Cell Map
Amazon Fire TV
Amazon (Kindle, books, electronics)
yet. If you don't have an account you can
Can I upgrade to Win8 on my Acer Happy 2 D270 from Windows 7 Starter?
Have plan, send $NZD50m
+1 received by user: 75
My netbook is turning to a dog.
I was going to throw 8Gb of ram into it until I discovered that it won't help as Win7Starter only supports 2Gb.
So, I want to know if I can do an upgrade and if that will then let me add more ram or if everything will just come off the rails?
Promote New Zealand - Get yourself a .kiwi.nz domain name!!!
Check out mine -
This is a filtered page: currently showing replies marked as answers.
Click here to see full discussion
+1 received by user: 50
No reason why you cant upgrade if you want to. Will be fine and might even seem a bit faster if everything is to be believed about windows 8, hopefully drivers will all work and if not, you should be able to use win 7 drivers if needed.
On the ram side though, you can only put 2gb in any atom netbook. It is a hardware limitation independent of OS.
Lots of people had had reasonable results with 2GB ram and a cheap ssd though.
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:
Technology Investment Network (TIN) reveals top ten high growth technology export companies in New Zealand
Posted 28-Aug-2014 11:56
Spark NZ launches new TV-streaming service Lightbox
Posted 28-Aug-2014 07:38
Orcon launches its Global Mode service
Posted 26-Aug-2014 14:58
Addressing the skills gap for high growth companies
Posted 25-Aug-2014 19:01
Hack Miramar: Your suburb needs you
Posted 23-Aug-2014 14:12
E-books harder for comprehension
Posted 23-Aug-2014 13:34
Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:
Orcon Global Mode launched
Created by freitasm, last reply by tgzerozone on 28-Aug-2014 14:58 (101 replies)
Advice on Residential Fence replacement and neighbour
Created by networkn, last reply by nickrout on 27-Aug-2014 19:45 (26 replies)
Vodafone TV multicast settings on pfSense?
Created by kenkeniff, last reply by kenkeniff on 27-Aug-2014 10:32 (182 replies)
XtraHost - Closing
Created by achieveit, last reply by quickymart on 27-Aug-2014 18:57 (19 replies)
Another Gaming computer help question
Created by Lyderies, last reply by timmmay on 26-Aug-2014 18:06 (38 replies)
Lightbox press event release
Created by freitasm, last reply by BigPipeNZ on 28-Aug-2014 13:48 (539 replies)
Internet ridiculously slow! Please help!
Created by FatMarty, last reply by hio77 on 24-Aug-2014 20:48 (18 replies)
Why is there no right to compensation for wrongful imprisonment in NZ?
Created by Geektastic, last reply by Geektastic on 26-Aug-2014 14:33 (71 replies)
Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with
Are you subscribed to our
? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.
Alternatively, you can
receive a daily email with Geekzone updates
All RSS feeds
Geekzone on Twitter
Amazon orders (Kindle, books, everything)
Free technology white papers
Subscribe to Geekzone
Forum Usage Guidelines (FUG)
Advertising on Geekzone
Trademark and copyright