2006 White Macbook--should I upgrade to Snow Leopard?

Discussion in 'macOS' started by flyersgl, Sep 17, 2009.

  1. flyersgl macrumors member

    Apr 3, 2009
    South Jersey, USA
    I have a mid 2006 white macbook with 2G ram. I bought a household upgrade pack for Snow Leopard for the macbook and my late 2008 iMac but haven't had the guts to upgrade either. My dilemma with the macbook is that while leopard is installed--legally I am 99% sure as a household upgrade at the time (I bought it used from my friend's dad)--I only have the Tiger disks, so I am afraid if I have to go back it will be a hassle. I fear battery life and overheating issues if I upgrade. But I really want to upgrade...
  2. Brammy macrumors 65816

    Sep 17, 2008
  3. creon macrumors 6502

    Mar 19, 2009
    Do it.

    Only if you want increased speed and all of the new Open CL applications to come.
  4. Amdahl macrumors 65816

    Jul 28, 2004
    Except the Macbook doesn't have any GPU that is supported by OpenCL.

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