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Apple Notebooks Apple's notebook computers including MacBook Pro, MacBook, MacBook Air, PowerBook, and iBook.

can you mix and match memory?


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i am sure this has been covered before, but i have searched and didnt exactly come up with a definitive answer...sometimes you just dont search hard enough

i was looking to upgrade my 15" powerbook with 1.0ghz processor and 512 ram....

question: can i use a 1.0GB stick with a 256 stick???

i have never done this on a mac before but i think i remember on pc's you needed to use two matching sticks

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No you can not. The maximum amount of ram for your computer is 1 GB (2 sticks of 512)

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so can i use a 512 and a 256?
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and i think i have heard good things of crucial.com

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i thought the 15" pbook could hand 2 gigs of ram.. or is that only for the new revised ones
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