swapping out ram from a 2008 Mac Pro

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  1. badsandwich, Mar 1, 2012
    Last edited: Mar 1, 2012

    badsandwich macrumors member

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    I have 1x8GB, 1x4GB GB RAM from a 2008 Mac (which has just died). Can I use them in either a 2006 or 2010 Mac Pro?
     
  2. The-Pro macrumors 65816

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    definetly not in the 2010, which uses DDR3. not sure bout the 2006 because it used DDR2 667MHz RAM
     
  3. badsandwich, Mar 1, 2012
    Last edited: Mar 1, 2012

    badsandwich thread starter macrumors member

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    Hmm. OK thanks for that. I'll find a 2006 to try it on.

    EDIT: This article suggests that it should work.
     

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