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G4 to MacPro Ram Question?

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by markjones05, Oct 3, 2006.

  1. macrumors 6502a


    I have a dual 1Ghz PowerPC G4 MDD. I am oing to order a new MacPro tomorrow and before I customized how much ram I need I wanted to know if I could tranfer my 2 512 chips over to the new machine. Not sure if I gave enough information for an answer but please let me know if that is the case.
  2. macrumors 6502a


    no they wouldn't be compatible with the mac pro machine. If i am not mistaken, g4 powermacs us ddr, mac pro uses ddr2's.
  3. macrumors regular


    the mac pro use FB-Dimms (667Mhz) DDR2.
  4. macrumors 6502a


    What about my internal HD's? Will those be compatable with the macpro?
  5. Administrator/Editor


    Staff Member

    Nope...the MDD uses PATA drives, while the Mac Pro uses SATA drives.

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