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RAM upgrade

Discussion in 'MacBook Air' started by julienmh, Mar 1, 2013.

  1. macrumors newbie

    I would like to upgrade my RAM on my 11' MBA. I know it is soldered in to the logic board, but I was wondering if I bought a new logic board with more RAM could I potentially replace it? If so, how could I acquire one? Any site recommendations? Thanks.
  2. macrumors demi-god


    Hmm... interesting question. I know iFixit sells Mac parts, but I notice they only list the logic board in the default 4GB mem. configuration. For the prices listed for a new logic board, it looks like you would be better of selling your 4GB machine and just buying a refurb/used machine with 8GB like you want.
  3. macrumors 6502

    Apple wants what, $750 for a new logic board?

    That's an expensive memory upgrade.
  4. macrumors regular


    changing logic board is too risky. sell your current mba and buy a CTO 2012 mba with 8gb ram

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