Worth getting Crucial Ballistix memory for G5 ?

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by illustratorDavi, Apr 9, 2007.

  1. macrumors 6502

    Jun 7, 2004
    North Yorkshire

    I have a 2.7ghz G5 Powermac with 3gb of ram (2x512 and 2x1gb) installed at the moment and I'm consider getting another 2gb.

    This is basically because I do a lot of complex Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop work and I'm seeing illustrator get sluggish when the memory is low :/

    Do you think it is worth getting the PC4000 Ballistix RAM instead of the standard Crucial PC3200 ? Anyone seen a speed increase with Ballistix ?

    Also is there any benefit in reordering the memory so the 512mb chips are in the last slots - so used last.


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