All Posts by Date or last 15, 30, 90 or 180 days.
also by Lloyd: diglloyd.com photography and WindInMyFace.com
Thank you for purchasing through links and ads on this site.
OWC / MacSales.com...
diglloyd Deal Finder...
Buy other stuff at Amazon.com...
Upgrade the memory of your 2018 Mac mini up to 64GB
Handpicked deals...

$6299.0 $4199
SAVE $2100


Sony A7R IV

NEW! Technology tour de force.

CLICK THIS AD to pre-order @ 10 AM Eastern July 18.
My review will be in-depth!


Sony gear wishlist...
√ B&H Photo PAYS THE SALES TAX FOR YOU More info...

Mac Memory Prices Slump Some More

For the Mac Pro, see Why I Always Have At Least 24GB memory. Any Mac Pro user with less than 24GB should see whether there is enough memory.

Apple memory remains expensive, for more on that topic, see my Jan 28 entry.

MacBook Pro and Mac Pro shown below in various sizes. Click the graphs to see current memory prices.

MacBook Pro memory prices

You can get 16GB for your 2011 MacBook Pro, but it remains quite expensive due to the cost of the higher density memory chips.

MacBook Pro memory prices for 8GB kit through July 14, 2011
MacBook Pro memory prices for 16GB kit through July 14, 2011

Mac Pro memory prices

Especially if you’re getting a 6-core Mac Pro, the 24GB kit is a no-brainer.

OWC also has a 48GB kit and 96GB kit using 16GB memory modules.

Mac Pro memory prices for 24GB 1333MHz kit through July 14, 2011

Many users can still do just fine with 12GB. Note that the 6-core model needs the 1333 MHz kit, but it’s only a few dollars more expensive than 1066 so just always get 1333 for all models.

Mac Pro memory prices for 12GB 1066MHz kit through July 14, 2011

Yes, you can put 48GB into a 4/6-core Mac Pro as 3 X 16GB modules. The 8/12-core models can take 48GB as 6 X 8GB, at lower cost.

Mac Pro memory prices for 48GB 1333MHz kit (3 X 16GB) through July 14, 2011

MacPerformanceGuide.com

diglloyd.com | Terms of Use | PRIVACY POLICY
Contact | About Lloyd Chambers | Consulting | Photo Tours
Mailing Lists | RSS Feeds | Twitter
Copyright © 2019 diglloyd Inc, all rights reserved.
Display info: __RETINA_INFO_STATUS__