ram for G5 and g5 pro

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by snapper07, Jan 28, 2008.

  1. macrumors 6502

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    i there i've got a dual 2ghz powerpc g5 and i want to get some more ram for it but i'm also looking to get one of the new g5 pro's this year will i be able to take the extra ram i buy for the power pc and put it in the new g5 pro?

    Also does anyone from the uk know a good place to pick up ram from i'm london based?

    Ta
     
  2. macrumors 65816

    MIDI_EVIL

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    UK
    #2
    No.

    A very different beast.

    The "G5 Pro" is now called a Mac Pro and uses FBDIMMS.

    You cannot use the RAM available for G5 Power Macs in these new machines.

    Crucial is a good place to get Mac compatible RAM.
     
  3. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    thanks for that am looking to get about 4 gig of ram might be better off just buying the new tower!!
     

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