will the ram from my intel macbook pro work in my old powermac?

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by stumpy992, Aug 20, 2008.

  1. stumpy992 macrumors newbie

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    #1
    i'm gettin a macbook pro and will be upgrading to 4 gigs of ram immediately, i want to know if the ram i'm taking out could work in my powermac g5.
     
  2. r.j.s Moderator emeritus

    r.j.s

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    #2
    No.

    Powermac G5 uses this RAM. 184-pin DIMM

    MBP uses 200-pin SODIMM
     
  3. iToaster macrumors 68000

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    Absolutely not. Wrong speed, wrong size, wrong pin count.
     

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