Worth upping my MacBook RAM to 2.0GB?

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by loztheguru, May 12, 2007.

  1. loztheguru macrumors member

    Aug 7, 2006
    Well the title says it all really. Im not a heavy user and i dont tend to notice a great deal of slowdown, however theres a special offer on 5300 DDR2 1gb sticks and was wondering if its worth upgrading from 1.25gb to 2gb? Also, will I be able to run sticks of two different brands in the same laptop?
  2. 66217 Guest

    Jan 30, 2006
    If it is a very good offer, it won't be a bad decision.

    But if you feel you would never need 2GB, you could use that money in other things.

    Yes, you can mix different brands of sticks.
  3. Father Jack macrumors 68020

    Father Jack

    Jan 1, 2007
    You can never have too much ram :)

    Although if you are only word processing etc. you can be forgiven for breaking the "you can never have too much ram" rule

  4. gnasher729 macrumors P6


    Nov 25, 2005
    Since you need to buy only one stick, go for it. I have 2x512MB in my MacBook, so it would cost me twice as much. 200GB harddisk first for me.

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