Mac Pro Memory

Discussion in 'Mac Pro' started by maximart4u, Oct 29, 2008.

  1. maximart4u macrumors newbie

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    Oct 12, 2008
    #1
    Hi,

    in my 1st gen mac pro I have 4 x 512mb and 2 x 1gb ram modules, how should I ideally configure these to make my mac pro as fast as possible? ie. 4x 512 on top riser and 2 x 1 on bottom, I currently have 2 x 512 and 2 x 1gb on the top, and 2 x 512 on the bottom but I am not sure whether this is the optimal configuration, please can someone help me out?

    Thanks
     
  2. pprior macrumors 65816

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    Aug 1, 2007
    #2
    Put the highest density (in your case 2 x 1gb) chips in the 1st two slots of the top riser. The next highest in the 1st two slots of the lowest riser. then go back up to the top again....
     

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