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Introduction

Upgrade your RAM for a noticeable increase in speed.

Tools

Parts

Remove the following ten screws:
  • Remove the following ten screws:

    • Three 14.4 mm Phillips screws

    • Three 3.5 mm Phillips screws

    • Four 3.5 mm shouldered Phillips screws

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Use your fingers to pry the lower case away from the body of the MacBook near the vent. Remove the lower case.
  • Use your fingers to pry the lower case away from the body of the MacBook near the vent.

  • Remove the lower case.

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Use the edge of a spudger to pry the battery connector upwards from its socket on the logic board. It is useful to pry upward on both short sides of the connector to "walk" it out of its socket.
  • Use the edge of a spudger to pry the battery connector upwards from its socket on the logic board.

  • It is useful to pry upward on both short sides of the connector to "walk" it out of its socket.

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Bend the battery cable slightly away from its socket on the logic board so it does not accidentally connect itself while you work.
  • Bend the battery cable slightly away from its socket on the logic board so it does not accidentally connect itself while you work.

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Pull the two RAM retaining arms away from the center of the RAM module. The RAM module should "pop" up slightly from its socket.
  • Pull the two RAM retaining arms away from the center of the RAM module.

  • The RAM module should "pop" up slightly from its socket.

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Pull the RAM module out of its socket.
  • Pull the RAM module out of its socket.

  • Repeat this process to remove the second RAM module.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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