Possible to upgrade Mac Mini (2.26 Fall 09) with MacBook RAM? 2GB to 4GB

Discussion in 'Mac mini' started by dvnghead9, Jul 25, 2010.

  1. dvnghead9 macrumors newbie

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    my macbook screen was damaged and being in a jam, i purchased a mac mini, (turned out to be cheaper than fixing the screen - at least through apple care) -- I bought the least expensive model a few months ago with 2.26ghz and 2GB of ram -- however my macbook had 4GB. Wanted to see if anyone knows if it is fine to use with the Mac Mini?

    Macbook Ram Specs: 2 DIMMS of Samsung 2GB 2Rx8 PC2-5300S-555-12-E3 M470T5663EH3-CE6


    I'm guessing it's not because the mac mini's RAM is the 2GB 1067 MHz DDR3 and I'm pretty sure the Macbook RAM is DDR2 -- any help much appreciated.
     
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    Yep, the RAM from the MacBook is not compatible with Mac mini, due to being DDR2 (MB).
     
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