Released June 2012, Model A1278. Intel processor with Turbo Boost, Up to 512 MB DDR5 Video RAM

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Memory upgrade: 1.5V instead of 1.35V possible?

Is it possible to use 1.5V DDR3 instead of 1.35?

There are lots of cool DDR3 1600MHZ CL9 SODIMM's available at my location but not any DDR3L :(

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Here's what's supposed to go in it:

Technology: DDR3L SO-DIMM

Density: 8GB (8192MB)

RoHS: Yes

Pin Count: 204-pin

Op. Temp.: 0C to +85C

Data Rate: DDR3L-1600

Speed: PC3-12800

CL: 9

Cycle Time: 1.875ns

Voltage: 1.35V


Module Ranks: Dual Rank

Register: Non Parity

Low Noise 8-Layer PCB

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I am using 1.5V RAM in the MBP 2012 13''. No problems.

Corsair Venegance CL9 PC3-12800 2x4GB

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strange -- my 2012 13" MB Pro came with 1.5V memory from Apple..... I upgraded it with 8gb of the same type of memory (1.5V). No problems.

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Hi, like senthor I ordered also the Corsair Vengeance Kit with the CL9 Timing.

Is there now any new information about the usage of 1,5V RAM?

All the 1,35V RAM modules I found have a CL11 Timing...

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