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Can a Mac Studio's RAM be upgraded?

Apple's Mac Studio purchase page allows the buyer to select 64GB of RAM, but does not address the question of upgradeability after initial purchase. Both secondary sources Wikipedia and EveryMac state ...
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Can a Mac Studio's RAM be upgraded?

The first result of my search for just that question returns what I thought was, indeed, true: The short answer is no. If you’ve bought a Mac Studio, you can upgrade neither the RAM nor the storage ...
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Would the performance of i7 + 16GB be equalled/excelled by 8GB RAM and M1? (Or, is M1 more RAM efficient?)

Just upgraded my intel based systems to M1 too, so did quite a lot of benchmarking over the weekend. Tested quite a few old macbooks and even old top spec trashcan MacPro. It is subjective and I am ...
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Would the performance of i7 + 16GB be equalled/excelled by 8GB RAM and M1? (Or, is M1 more RAM efficient?)

It is impossible to say with the information you have given. There's more than a factor of 10 difference in performance between the slowest i7 processors and the fastest i7 processors. Knowing exactly ...
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Memory error occured after AHT

Standard procedure to test RAM… Remove one stick. Test the other, in both slots. Swap sticks. Test again in both slots. This will determine which stick, or whether it's the slot or motherboard failing....
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