question about the imac memory ram

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  1. migeru29 macrumors member

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    i have the imac with 4gb of ram.. i want to upgrade to 8gb.. i know that the imac use ddr3.. but that's not enough.. i need more info to be able to buy the same memory.. it would be better if i know which brand and model.. i want to buy the same memory to upgrade
     
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    Depends on what iMac do you have. If it's one of the new ones (21.5"/27") then you only need 2x2GB because new iMacs have four RAM slots but older iMacs have only two slots (2x2GB) so you need 2x4GB to make it 8GB.

    Here is the best deal 2x2GB deal I found. 99$ + 3$ shipping
     

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