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Apple Mac Pro Memory Price History

Last updated March 12, 2013 - Send Feedback

Price history for Mac Pro memory at Other World Computing.

  • 24GB or 32GB is “set and forget” for most users. Don’t mess with only 12GB on a Mac Pro.
  • Up to 48GB can be installed in a 2009-2012 Mac Pro with 4 memory slots.
  • Up to 96GB can be installed in a 2009-2012 Mac Pro with 8 memory slots.

Click the graphs to see current prices.

Mac Pro 4/6-core — 48GB as 3 X 16GB

A 96GB kit for 8-slot and 12-core Mac Pros is about twice the 48GB kit price.

Apple Mac Pro memory price history for 48GB (3 X 16GB) 1333MHz memory
Apple Mac Pro memory price history for 48GB (3 X 16GB) 1333MHz memory

Mac Pro 4/6-core — 32GB as 4 X 8GB

A 32GB is a lot less costly than 48GB, and enough for many purposes, but serious Photoshop users should go straight to 48GB.

Apple Mac Pro memory price history for 32GB (4 X 8GB) 1333Mhz memory
Apple Mac Pro memory price history for 32GB (4 X 8GB) 1333Mhz memory

Mac Pro 12-core — 64GB as 8 X 8GB

A 64GB kit for 8-slot and 12-core Mac Pros.

Apple Mac Pro memory price history for 64GB (8 X 8GB) 1333MHz memory
Apple Mac Pro memory price history for 64GB (8 X 8GB) 1333MHz memory

Mac Pro 12-core — 96GB as 6 X 16GB

A 96GB kit for 8-slot and 12-core Mac Pros slightlly less than twice the 48GB kit price.

Apple Mac Pro memory price history for 96GB (6 X 16GB) 1333MHz memory
Apple Mac Pro memory price history for 96GB (6 X 16GB) 1333MHz memory

Mac Pro — 24GB as 3 X 8GB

Apple Mac Pro memory price history for 24GB (3 X 8GB) 1333MHz memory
Apple Mac Pro memory price history for 24GB (3 X 8GB) 1333MHz memory

Mac Pro — 12GB as 3 X 4GB

While adequate for some users, 12GB can easily be eaten up by programs like Adobe Photoshop Lightroom. Get 24GB preferentially.

Apple Mac Pro memory price history for 12GB (3 X 4GB) 1066MHz memory
Apple Mac Pro memory price history for 12GB (3 X 4GB) 1066MHz memory
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