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I just want to make sure that Lion can run on my system. I have a late 2007 iMac here is my processor specs. Can anyone verify how Lion runs on their system like mine.


Hardware Overview:

Model Name: iMac
Model Identifier: iMac7,1
Processor Name: Intel Core 2 Duo
Processor Speed: 2 GHz
Number Of Processors: 1
Total Number Of Cores: 2
L2 Cache: 4 MB
Memory: 4 GB
Bus Speed: 800 MHz
Boot ROM Version: IM71.007A.B03
SMC Version (system): 1.20f4

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If your machine's not eligible, you won't be able to download it from the MAS.

But it should be fine.

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I think mine is the next model:

Hardware Overview:

Model Name: iMac
Model Identifier: iMac8,1
Processor Name: Intel Core 2 Duo
Processor Speed: 2.66 GHz
Number of Processors: 1
Total Number of Cores: 2
L2 Cache: 6 MB
Memory: 4 GB
Bus Speed: 1.07 GHz
Boot ROM Version: IM81.00C1.B00
SMC Version (system): 1.29f1


If it helps, this is running Lion fine.


I had to upgrade the RAM in my MacMini before that would accept Lion. Until I did, the Installer would not let me even start. Therefore, I suspect schweb is correct.

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