MBP Memory + Test

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by dixiehacker, Dec 29, 2006.

  1. dixiehacker macrumors newbie

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2006
    #1
    Since I plan on doing a lot of Java development on my new MBP core due, I wanted to put an extra gig stick of RAM in there. I currently have 1 gig, and want to go to 2. Does anyone have any ram recomendations? Also is there a memory test program for the mac?
     
  2. WildCowboy Administrator/Editor

    WildCowboy

    Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 20, 2005
    #2
    I recommend OWC and DMS for RAM...terrific Mac vendors with good prices.

    For testing RAM, many people like to use Memtest. I generally just rely on day-to-day usage of the system to evaluate my RAM, but it can be a useful tool.
     
  3. MaaseyRacer macrumors regular

    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2005
    Location:
    San Francisco, Ca.
    #3
    Apple Ram, usually Samsung or Hynix.
    As far as a RAM test, the techtool app that comes with AppleCare will do a basic one. The Apple service software (ASW) has a good one. Good luck getting that though.
     

Share This Page