DDR2 Upgrade for the Apple iMac 1.83GHz Intel Core Duo (17-inch) Desktop/PC

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device type: desktop

Your iMac 1.83GHz Intel Core Duo (17-inch) System Specs

System specs as shipped by the manufacturer.
Scan your system to view your specific system configuration.

Memory:

DDR2 PC2-5300

Memory Type: DDR2 PC2-5300, DDR2 (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory: 2GB
Slots: 2

The SSD is fully functional in the system. The CTSSDCONVT ( 3.5" bracket ) is need to mount the SSD.

Memory or DRAM is the "working" memory of the computer. It's used to store data for programs (sequences of instructions) on a temporary basis.

Install Guide for your:
iMac 1.83GHz Intel Core Duo (17-inch)
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video - installing memory

Storage:

SATA

Storage Drives -- hard drives and solid state drives -- are the permanent memory for the programs and documents on your computer.

Data Transfer Rate is the rate at which data can be sent or received. This is determined by your motherboard. A drive with a higher transfer rate will only run at the rate of the motherboard's transfer rate.

Cache is a type of working memory that allows the drive to perform faster.

RPM is the rotations per minute of a hard drive which effects the speed of data transfer.

Solid State Drives are non-moving memory, so access speed is instant.

SSD Install Guide for your:
iMac 1.83GHz Intel Core Duo (17-inch)
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512MB, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module

512MB, 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module
Part Number: CT500621
  • Module Size: 512MB
  • Package: 200-pin SODIMM
  • Feature: DDR2 PC2-5300
  • Specs: DDR2 PC2-5300 • CL=5 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR2-667 • 1.8V • 64Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the Apple iMac 1.83GHz Intel Core Duo (17-inch)
 $14.99
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I got the right one.

By Ek

from Colorado Springs,CO

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Pros

  • Increases Speed

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    Best Uses

    • Increased Performance

    Comments about Crucial 512MB Upgrade for a Apple iMac 1.83GHz Intel Core Duo (17-inch) System:

    I got the right ram for my Imac that thank you guys. see you later.

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