Thread: iBook Memory Question
01-25-2006, 10:29 AM #1iBook Memory Question
What's the most RAM the iBook G4 can take?
I have a 12" iBook G4 with 512MB RAM, however; It's not the newest revision and so i don't have a single 512 stick in.
Im just wondering because i was thinking of upgrading the memory, is there anywhere i can get a 1GB module cheap?
And would you bother upgrading a 12" iBook G4 to 1GB>?
Also, how easy is it fitting the RAM yourself?
01-25-2006, 01:39 PM #2
i just had another 512k stick installed in my iBook at the apple store.
make sure you get a good quality memory card. i heard a lot of rumblings that some memory modules don't always work in a mac. mine was $150 but i bought it right from mac store so i know i paid more.
macmall.com probably has some cheaper ones.
good luck.A Mac
01-25-2006, 02:50 PM #3
I just put this in:
I had a little bit of trouble putting it in, but I explain what I did wrong in this thread:
Just be sure to push it into one corner all the way, then the other. I couldn't make it fit by pushing the entire thing in at one time. Don't force it, just put it in gently.
01-25-2006, 05:07 PM #4Originally Posted by munch
Is your iBook the same as mine then? 12" G4...
What kinda difference does the extra 1GB have? seeming as though i have 256 on board and a seperate 256 stick if i got a 1GB stick i could only max out at 1 and 1/4GB ram, which im thinking would be enough for photoshop, the occasional light video editing etc etc...
01-25-2006, 10:20 PM #5Originally Posted by MrChris
02-04-2006, 02:30 PM #6TRIANGLE_CHOKEGuest
i have 1gb of ram in my ibook and it's fantastic.
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