I have a mid 2011 iMac with 4gb ram.i want to upgrade to 8GB . Is it best to go with 2x 2GB or 1x 4GB

  • Asked by Martin W
  • Jan 16, 2013
  • Asked about:  Apple Memory Module 4GB 1333MHz DDR…

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  • Best Answer:

    Dear Martin,

    You will require 2 x 2 GB, as the machine will not boot up if only one of the bottom slots is filled. Alternatively you can purchase 2 x 4 GB (or 4 x 4 GB).

    Regards,

    Neal

    • Answered by Neal W
    • Apr 24, 2013