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I know it has an A1150 on the battery, which means it is either a 2GHz Core Duo or a 2.16GHz Core 2 Duo - I already knew that.

I'm almost certain though that it said Core 2 Duo. Only this is making me doubt myself... I checked it before I bought it and I'm sure it said Core 2 Duo.

Is there any last thing to check?
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post #12 of 15
anything intel C2D can install lion

have you tried formatting and reinstalling 10.4/5/6 or whatever you had working before lion, and then installing lion?
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anything intel C2D can install lion

have you tried formatting and reinstalling 10.4/5/6 or whatever you had working before lion, and then installing lion?
I'm trying to find the disk now to do it. Don't really want to back up all of my stuff...

I think I'm getting nowhere however, I'm starting to believe it's just a Core Duo - which is annoying.

Everything has gone a bit weird now too. I tried to do boot camp with it, but it won't partition anything.
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Actually I'm just going to give up and accept it as a Core Duo. If I find the disk and reinstall an older version of Mac and it's a Core 2 Duo I'm even happier, but I'll just have to live with Snow Leopard for now.
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post #15 of 15
You sir got duped by a pro who knew how to manipulate the " about his Mac info" to get to read core 2 duo
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