MBA RAM swap question

Discussion in 'MacBook Air' started by kntgsp, Jul 27, 2009.

  1. macrumors 6502a

    Jul 27, 2004
    Has anyone bothered trying to desolder the RAM modules and swap them out? The reason I ask is that if say, one wanted to swap out for a 4GB SO-DIMM.

    I'm pretty sure the chipset supports 4GB DIMMs, doesn't it? Or does it only support 4GB DIMMs?

    Either way, just seeing if anyone has been brave/stupid enough to try it.

    EDIT: Nevermind, I though it was simply a DIMM soldered on. Apparently it's the individual RAM modules.

  2. macrumors 601


    Dec 5, 2007
    Yay Area, CA
    You can change the chips if you have the right tools. That would also require a change of the IC and reflash the chip... I think it's cheaper if you need more ram, get a MBP.

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