Currently Being ModeratedJul 28, 2013 2:28 AM (in response to eb0687)
Go to the Crucial website and click on the System Scanner tab. You'll be prompted to download a small zipped app that you will run and your model information will be sent to Crucial and a new browser window will open showing you the upgrade paths for your model.
I couldn't live without 16GB of RAM now...
ClintonMacBook Pro (15-inch Late 2011), OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.4), 16GB RAM 512GB SSD Apple TB Display
Currently Being ModeratedJul 28, 2013 4:39 AM (in response to eb0687)
it doesnt matter which brand you use, as soon as its warranteed and fulfill the recommendation for your RAM upgrades,,, I installed 16 GB RAM in my macbook pro 15", early 2011 last year from OWC and the work just fine, they have guide for macbook pro RAMs and models so no worries
replacing very easy
Currently Being ModeratedJul 28, 2013 4:56 AM (in response to eb0687)
Recently upgrtaded to 16 GB on my late 2011. This is easy to do yourself, but 1) make sure to have the right equipment (correct screwdriver for aluminum bottom enclosure) 2) Be sure not to touch the gold pins on the modules during installation, 3) most importantly, enjoy the scenery