Thread: older macbook ram question
08-01-2008, 05:25 PM #1older macbook ram question
I have a macbook from mid 2007 Its a core 2 duo 2.0Ghz. I currently have 2 512mb sticks of ram in there. I want to max it out. Apple says the max is 2gb, but i hear things about 3.3gb. it is bad to put 2x 2gb in there? or do you need a new one to handle those? Don't want it to overheat or anything.
If someone could clear this up it would be great. And do i need a certian type of ram or just any 667Mhz PC2 5300 will work?
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08-01-2008, 06:50 PM #2
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08-01-2008, 06:55 PM #3
definately a core 2 duo form mid 2007"if people with a cluttered desk have a cluttered mind, what do people with a empty desk have?"
08-02-2008, 07:10 PM #4
bumping it up"if people with a cluttered desk have a cluttered mind, what do people with a empty desk have?"
08-02-2008, 07:31 PM #5
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You should be able to put 4gb in there, and it should read only 3GB and use only 3GB. More Ram then needed shouldn't be a problem as long as the ram is compatible with your macbook.
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