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iMac - MBP RAM in an iMac G5 Rev. B?


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Can I put my left over 512 stick of RAM from my MBP into my iMac G5, Rev. B? I've got this one stick left over from my 2GB RAM upgrade and now it's just sitting around. I'd love to do something with it and my iMac could definitely use it. Thanks.

P.S. - I think the main difference in specs between the two is DDR SDRAM in the iMac and DDR2 SDRAM in the MBP. I don't know if that makes them incompatible.
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They are not compatible.. someone feel free to correct me if I am wrong.


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You are correct, KoDorSean. They are not compatible with each other.

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You are correct, KoDorSean. They are not compatible with each other.

I thought so, but I was not 100% sure.. I am at work and without a cheat sheet. I hate my work PC!


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