Thread: Memory does not work...
10-05-2008, 07:42 PM #1Memory does not work...
This memory I purchased for my G4 PowerMac (audio) 533mhz:
3x512mb 133mhz SDRAM:
512MB PC133 SDRAM 133MHz 512 MB PC 133 DESKTOP RAM MEMO - eBay (item 140267640239 end time Oct-16-08 02:43:01 PDT)
System runs as if the memory does not exist. When I put in 128mb with one of the 512mb sticks, system reports only 128mb of memory installed. When just the 512mb are installed, system gives a different beep and does not start past the post.
10-05-2008, 11:20 PM #2
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- Nov 28, 2007
- Nambucca Heads Australia
- Imac 27", i7 3.5GHz, 3TB Fusion drive, 32GB memory, macOS Sierra.
Not compatible is your problem. Look at the specs - see that high density? Most PC memory is high density. Apple Mac use low density and will not recognise that memory. This is the link for their low density:-
NEW 512MB PC133 SDRAM 512 PC 133 LOW DENSITY 133MHZ RAM - eBay (item 140271328261 end time Oct-29-08 01:32:14 PDT)
Pop them an email, tell them what you purchased and can you echange, plus the difference, for modules to suit and Apple Mac.
10-08-2008, 04:21 PM #3Thank you
very much. I'll go ahead and do a trade.
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