Apple's website says to use 5300 ram but what about 5400?

Discussion in 'Buying Tips and Advice' started by WillMak, Jun 26, 2006.

  1. WillMak macrumors 6502a

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  2. Mord macrumors G4

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  3. thairs macrumors member

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    There is such a thing as pc2-5400 ram. It will work fine in a macbook, but it wouldn't run any faster than pc2-5300. Your paying more for speed you can't take advantage of.
     
  4. homerjward macrumors 68030

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    some brands call their ddr2-667 pc2-5400, even though ACTUAL pc2-5400 runs at 675mhz. that stuff'll work fine
     

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