DDR2 Upgrade for the Apple iMac (Early 2006) Desktop/PC

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device type: desktop

Your iMac (Early 2006) 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

17-inch 1.83GHz Intel Core Duo (MA199LL) and 20-inch 2.0GHz Intel Core Duo (MA200LL)

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 (Early 2006)
view   download

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 (Early 2006)
view   download

2GB kit (1GBx2), 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module

2GB kit (1GBx2), 200-pin SODIMM, DDR2 PC2-5300 memory module
Part Number: CT1942130
  • Module Size: 2GB kit (1GBx2)
  • Package: 200-pin SODIMM
  • Feature: DDR2 PC2-5300
  • Specs: DDR2 PC2-5300 • CL=5 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR2-667 • 1.8V • 128Meg x 64 •
    What does this mean?
Guaranteed-compatible with the Apple iMac (Early 2006)
 $39.99
Qty:

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DO IT...EVERYTHING WENT GREAT!

By NON-WIZBANG

from MARSHFIELD,WI

About Me Casual User

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Fast
  • Increases Speed
  • Large Capacity
  • Reliable Performance

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Increased Performance
    • Multimedia
    • Multiple desktop applications

    My old 06 IMAC was running slow and seemed confused, not now-wow! Have twice the memory,was also able to add Apple Lion. From the order to the installation it all was quite easy.

    • Primary use:
    • Personal

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