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hi all, i think the mini needs some more ram but im unsure of what to get.

i curantly have 2gb of 1067 ddr3 and its a 2.4ghz intel core duo

i was thinking of putting 8gb in but i dont know whats compatible hence my questions.


Hardware Overview:

Model Name: Mac mini
Model Identifier: Macmini4,1
Processor Name: Intel Core 2 Duo
Processor Speed: 2.4 GHz
Number Of Processors: 1
Total Number Of Cores: 2
L2 Cache: 3 MB
Memory: 2 GB
Bus Speed: 1.07 GHz
Boot ROM Version: MM41.0042.B00
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Other World Computing is the place most of us go for RAM. You should see a boost in performance with 8GB. Here is the link to OWC. The site provides great information on RAM type for any particular MAC.

Performance Upgrades; FireWire USB SATA Storage; Memory, more at OWC

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