|Nov 8, 2009, 10:22 AM||#1|
800 Mhz ram in Mac Pro 1,1
Was wondering if anyone has tried putting 800 Mhz DDR2 ram into a Mac Pro 1,1. Only reason I'm thinking of doing this is because 800 Mhz ram is quite a bit cheaper at the moment over 667.
I know that it will clock it self down and all, done that many times before, I just wanted to make sure that there will be no problems (Since these mac pro's seem to be a bit picky on some things), just so I dont waste my time ordering this.
|Nov 8, 2009, 06:59 PM||#2|
Yes, I've done it... I needed extra RAM in my 1st gen machine, but knew I was going to be moving up to a 2008 model in the next year or so, so I bought the 800mhz memory, since it was the same price. It worked fine, and when I bought the new machine, I just transferred it over. Never had any issues...
I do recommend buying from a quality vendor though... I get mine from OWC.
Mac Pro 3,1, 2.8 Ghz, 16GB RAM, 4.75TB HD, 4 x Radeon HDD 2600 XT; Macbook 2.4 Ghz, 4 GB RAM, 750 GB HDD; iPhone 4G
|Nov 9, 2009, 11:40 AM||#3|
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|1333 Mhz HP ram in Mac Pro 4.1||tayh||Mac Pro||3||Apr 12, 2014 08:49 AM|
|1600 MHz RAM running at 1333 MHz||mapleleafer||Mac mini||2||Dec 17, 2012 12:56 PM|
|48 GB RAM 1333 MHz in flashed Mac Pro 5,1 working as 1066 MHz||Spacedust||Mac Pro||27||Oct 14, 2012 02:30 PM|
|Anyone using CSX 4 GB RAM 800 MHz FB-DIMM for Mac Pro 2008 ?||Spacedust||Mac Pro||4||Jul 4, 2012 12:03 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:59 AM.