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iamnotmrcole iamnotmrcole is offline
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Default Ram upgrade on mini 10v - 08-26-2009, 03:39 PM

I have not even received my mini yet, ordered with the 15% off this last weekend from depot, but wanted to ask about ugrading the ram.

Is it possible?

How hard is it? (I am reasonably knowledgable in pc upgrades but never on a laptop)

How much does it cost and what type is best?

Thanks in advance,
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Default 08-26-2009, 03:57 PM

There's a link around here where I did some videos on YouTube of the upgrade. It's not difficult (to me), but you need to be careful. It involves pulling the system board out.

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Triple Boot Guide - 10v RAM Upgrade Videos - mechdrew's OSX guides
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Default 09-22-2009, 06:22 PM

Can anybody tell me if PNY PC5300 2GB 667MHz is compatible with 10v? FRYs is selling for $19 after rebate.
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Default 09-22-2009, 09:14 PM

What's the best ram to go with for the 10v?

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N280 | 160gB HDD | 1gB RAM | 6 Cell | 1397 WiFi
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Default 09-22-2009, 09:46 PM

Originally Posted by omgcorey View Post
What's the best ram to go with for the 10v?
I found that cheaper RAM (like OCZ) tends to get hotter than more quality RAM (ie, sadly more expensive...). has a stick for $32 that I've been running relatively cool, where some OCZ I picked up from amazon gets wicked warm.
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Default 09-22-2009, 09:49 PM


Dell Mini 10v | OSX 10.6.1 | 2GB RAM | 160GB HDD | 1510 Wifi | BIOS A04 | USB Legacy: OFF | USB Wake: ON | OEM BT 2.0: ON | NetbookInstaller 0.8.3 RC3

Status: A little slow to boot. Otherwise perfect!

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