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Hello,

 

I found a RAM chip online (posted below with a link), however am unsure if it will be compatible with my Macbook. May you please help me determine if it is fully compatible with my Macbook given the following specs please?:

 

Macbook (NOT pro)

Processor: 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo

Memory: 2 GB 1067 MHz DDR3

Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 320M 256 MB

Software: OS X Lion 10.7.3

 

Crucial 8GB (2 X 4GB) DDR3 SDRAM 1066MHz SDRAM 204-pin Notebook Memory

http://www.buy.com/prod/crucial-8gb-2-x-4gb-ddr3-sdram-1066mhz-sdram-204-pin-not ebook-memory/210477887.html

 

 

THANKS IN ADVANCE!


MacBook, Mac OS X (10.7.3)
Reply by coander15 on Apr 29, 2012 11:20 AM Helpful

Your MacBook accepts up to 8GB of RAM. See here for info on upgrading it: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1651

Reply by coander15 on Apr 29, 2012 12:24 PM Helpful

You did read that right. Apple lists what they think should be the maximum amount of RAM. However it is not correct. Your Mac can accept 8GB of RAM. Take a look at OWC (just click on OWC) that will take you to the site that sells RAM specifically for Macs. Your Uni MacBook can accept up to 8GB of RAM 2X4GB. Take my MacBook Pro for instants, Apple claims the maximum amount of memory is 8GB. But in reality it can take up to 16GB. It has more to do with the Processor, rather than the logic board itself. You can take up to 8GB.

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