Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > Apple Hardware > PowerPC Macs

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Sep 7, 2008, 12:14 PM   #1
DDorian
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
eMac ram

Hey all,

On my new (to me) eMac I have a free ram slot and can easily put another 512 mb of ram into it. The mac currently has 512 mb of PC2700 DDR SDRAM and I put another stick of PC3200 DDR SDRAM in it figuring that it would simply be clocked down automatically to the other stick's speed. However, when I started the machine up it still showed only the original stick of ram. Is it possible that I didn't push the stick in enough or will these (USB 2.0) eMacs not accept anything faster than PC2700?
__________________
eMac 1.25 ghz OS 10.4.11 512 mb ram
DDorian is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Sep 7, 2008, 02:31 PM   #2
hughvane
macrumors 6502
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Banks Peninsula, New Zealand
Here are your eMac specs: http://www.everymac.com/systems/appl...emac_1.25.html
You can go to 2 Gb RAM in your eMac.
Looks like the limit on RAM is 2700. See also Mactracker which confirms that RAM spec.
__________________
G4 eMac 1.25, 2 Gb RAM, OS 10.4.11
G3 iMac 600, 1 Gb RAM, OS 10.3.9
G3 PPC 350 b/w, dual drives, OS 10.3.9, OS 9.2.2
Numerous peripheral gadgets - all working.
hughvane is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > Apple Hardware > PowerPC Macs

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
No wake up after RAM upgrade. nitro912gr MacBook 5 Mar 21, 2013 02:10 AM
eMac 1.25GHz G4, 512 MB RAM - what will its performance be like? grapemac PowerPC Macs 10 Apr 25, 2011 07:11 PM
eMac RAM shen Macintosh Computers 0 Jun 25, 2004 11:45 AM
New switcher w/ emac RAM questions! vga4life Macintosh Computers 5 Jun 17, 2004 05:37 PM
FS: eMac RAM (iMac, too?) Foxer Marketplace Archive 1 (Posts count) 0 May 25, 2004 12:24 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:09 PM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC