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Considering between the following 4GB sticks of DDR3 1333 RAM for a Mac Mini 2011 RAM upgrade. To my eye they are IDENTICAL, and I'm guessing they both will work fine?

$18 in the laptop memory section - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231266

$30 in the mac memory section - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231298
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Either will work fine, so just get the cheaper. That's actually pretty hilarious because like you said they are the exact same model number lol
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Yeah lol, didn't even notice the exact same model number, hahaha. Thanks for the sanity check confirmation.
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Yea, there's no such thing as Mac specific memory. Just companies trying to capitalize on the stupidity of the majority of Mac users. Which prob do you have inside your Mini? If you have the quad, you can run the memory up to 1600 I believe.
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dont have one yet but would get the base dual 2.5 sandy bridge
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The $30 memory is more expensive because you get the Apple logo on the packaging.
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