Removable RAM - Dimension compromise?

Discussion in 'MacBook Air' started by reckless2k2, Sep 14, 2012.

  1. reckless2k2 macrumors 6502a

    Jul 10, 2008
    Would the overall size of the MBA or rMBP really be compromised if Apple enabled it to have removable RAM so you can upgrade?
  2. Dark Void macrumors 68030

    Dark Void

    Jun 1, 2011
    I would say yes because if the dimensions are increased even in the small space that the RAM actually takes up it will still effect the dimensions of the entire laptop because that one small space has to be accounted for. In other words it would be curved if it was not compromised.

    I hope that makes some sense at least, having a little trouble wording what I am thinking of.
  3. jbzcar macrumors regular

    May 11, 2012
    I think it could have been done on the Retina without too much trouble, and *maybe* the 13" Air, but not the 11".
  4. Mrbobb macrumors 601

    Aug 27, 2012
    One hopes, by the time u need a ram upgrade, the cpu is already obsolete and time for a brand new box.

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