How much Memory will OSX 10.6 (Snow Leopard) support?
I'm curious about the maximum amount of Memory OSX 10.6 will recognize and be able to use.
- Asked by Brian R from Fort St. James
- Asked about: Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
1 Answer from the Community
Snow Leopard uses 64-bit architecture, so it can address up to 16TB of RAM. Therefore, Snow Leopard will support all the memory that any Mac supports via hardware. Even if a Mac is able to support 64GB of RAM, the 16TB limit is still 250 times larger.
- Answered by Ewald W from Vancouve