imac ram help !!!!

shan21

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Jan 27, 2008
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ok so i ordered 4GB of ram for my imac just bought yesterday and i didn't realize it is for the older macs that shipped with tiger but i got the one with leopard

so do you think the ram for the old macs will work for this new mac or should i return it

its this one:


4GB kit (2GBx2), 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module

any help on this
 

shan21

macrumors regular
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Jan 27, 2008
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but the one is ordered PC2-5300 and the one on the site for the new macs is PC2-6400

so do you think it will get the same speed or should i return it
 

kalex

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Oct 1, 2007
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it will still work fine, but u can return it and get the PC6400 one if u want to