Skip navigation

CT51272AF80E RAM for my Mac Pro, is this right?

347 Views 9 Replies Latest reply: Nov 24, 2012 5:37 PM by Averroes Design Ltd RSS
Averroes Design Ltd Calculating status...
Currently Being Moderated
Nov 23, 2012 8:36 AM

Hi guys,

 

I am a little paranoid at the moment and need some help. I have had so many people tell me Crucial memory is very good especially for my model of Mac Pro. So to make sure I am looking at the right product I contacted Crucial as I wanted some 4GB memory sticks rather than 2GB. They only did one type that fit my requirements i.e. 4GB 240 Pin, PC2-6400 DDR2 Fully Buffered.

 

Upon collecting my memory sticks today, ive noticed they look different to what I expected. I was assuming they would have a big heat sink type things on them (pardon my technical terminology lol) similar to this http://electricbrains.ca/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/mac-pro-ram-victoria-bc.jpg

 

but mine arrive looking like this: http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41ezcfssG-L._SL500_AA300_.jpg

 

Difference to this one is, the silver plate thing on mine is blue

 

So the point of my thread is, the spec i require matches the sticks i have purchased however the sticks look very much different to other mac pro memory sticks I have seen to date.

 

Do I need to worry? is the memory I have purchased correct? and should it perform as expected to its full potentia;?

 

Sorry if i sound silly but I have paid some good money and dont want them to be the wrong type

 

Thanks guys

Actions

More Like This

  • Retrieving data ...

Bookmarked By (0)

Legend

  • This solved my question - 10 points
  • This helped me - 5 points
This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.