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16.0GB OWC Memory Upgrade Kit

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Includes

  • iMac opening tool
  • Suction cups for safe screen removal
  • 11-piece toolkit
  • Foam adhesive for proper glass and display resealing
  • Microfiber screen cloth
This OWC Memory is compatible with... Learn how to find your Mac's model ID or PC specs
iMac Intel
iMac (21.5-inch Late 2013)
(September, 2013)
Model ID: iMac14,1; iMac14,3
2.7GHz i5, 2.9GHz i5, 3.1GHz i7
iMac Intel
iMac (21.5-inch Early 2013)
(March, 2013)
Model ID: iMac13,3
3.3GHz i3
iMac Intel
iMac (21.5-inch Late 2012)
(November, 2012)
Model ID: iMac13,1
2.7GHz i5, 2.9GHz i5, 3.1GHz i7

Customer Ratings

Write a Review 5 / 5 7 out of 8 (88%) reviewers would recommend this product
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Reviewer: Marcus92 Location: Sydney - Australia Age: 45-54 Experience Level: Home User Owned Product: less than a month
Rating: 5/5 Amazing speed. December 2, 2016 I already had 8GB ram on my iMac 21.5 late 2013, but felt needed more - seeing the spinning beach ball rather frequently was quite annoying. Got the 16GB (x2 8GB) from OWC and it's just amazing the difference I see in my iMac now. I have to say, replacing the boards and reaching the undersurface of the logic board is a challenge and had it not been for the video clip which can be streamed from the OWC site, and some experience I've had in similar work, I would not have been able to do it at all, and would have easily damaged a part or two. I also replaced the HDD with SSD on my iMac, and now I have a really different computer. No noisy fan either. Fast, quiet, and no spinning beach ball. Very happy with the product, the service, and the end results :).

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Reviewer: ilosnocdr Location: Atlanta, GA Age: 45-54 Experience Level: Power User Owned Product: less than a month
Rating: 5/5 Works like a boss! November 29, 2016 Well, not all bosses work that hard, but this one does! I upgraded my iMac to 16GB of RAM and although it was a very complex install, I followed the excellent video instructions provided and all went according to plan. My iMac is noticeably faster as a result! Prompt shipping - I got it the next day!

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Reviewer: Flocarino Location: Montreal, Canada Age: 35-44 Experience Level: Home User Owned Product: less than a month
Rating: 5/5 Perfect and professional November 27, 2016 Kit was as complete as it could be. Everything needed to upgrade my Late 2013 iMac RAM, in hand. This is what a complete kit should look like. Upgraded my iMac in about 1 hour. Very professional.

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Reviewer: trucknut907 Location: England Age: 35-44 Experience Level: IT Professional Owned Product: 1-3 months
Rating: 5/5 simply amazing November 18, 2016 yes the process is technical and takes about 30 min. but as long as you go slow listen to the video its completely achievable. the memory upgrade was exactly what my IMAC needed. I was considering selling it until i did this. The only part that i thought the video was lacking was when you install the screen you should just go straight down with it. if you angle it in at the base like they state it leaves a small gap between the screen and the frame. nothing to big but it is noticeable. this is nothing that i would mark the product down on for.

The fact that you can get the tools, consumables, and memory cheaper than just the memory was the part that made it so great of a deal. If you have patience and some skill's you need to freshen up your IMAC with this kit.

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Reviewer: Brian01 Location: Topeka, KS Age: 35-44 Experience Level: Home User Owned Product: 1-3 months
Rating: 5/5 Made replacing RAM do-able November 14, 2016 This do-it-yourself package saved me quite a bit on replacing and upgrading my RAM. The kit came with everything I needed, and the tool set will come in handy elsewhere. The instruction video was good, and my wife and I were able to get the job done in 30 minutes or so. Don't know what Apple was thinking making the modules so hard to get at, but this kit makes it do-able for anyone.

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Reviewer: FLK1823 Location: Baltimore, MD Age: 55-65 Experience Level: Power User Owned Product: 1-3 months
Rating: 5/5 But Be Careful Removing the Screen November 8, 2016 Despite the complexity involved with replacing RAM on an iMac, this kit allowed me to do it in under an hour, and it fixed the problems I was having with the iMac. Unfortunately, I rushed the removal of the screen, which resulted in a hairline crack in the corner. Otherwise, the replacement would have been flawless.

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Reviewer: blurryeyes Location: Guadalajara, Mexico Age: 25-34 Experience Level: IT Professional Owned Product: less than a month
Rating: 5/5 Great upgrade!!! September 29, 2016 While the process to actually install the memory is not as easy as one would want, that's a problem with apple's design department and not with this kit.

The instructions to perform the upgrade are very clear and if you follow patiently the video provided you will be done with it in less than 30 minutes.

I was a bit worried that one (or both) of the memory sticks would be DOA and the only way to check that would be to actually install it and then open the mac back up to remove them if something failed but now I will learn to trust the OWC sticker that says "lab tested" because everything went well on the first try.

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Reviewer: LewsCanon Location: otario, canada Age: 55-65 Experience Level: Home User Owned Product: over 6 months
Rating: 5/5 Great update September 13, 2016 doubled the memory. easy to do it with free demo video.

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OWC Memory 16.0GB 2 x 8.0GB PC12800 DDR3L Kit Mfr P/N: OWC1600DDR3I16P MacSales.com SKU: OWC1600DDR3I16P OWC Memory Upgrade Kit Lifetime OWC Limited Warranty Ships: Same Day Only $151.87Bundle Priced for $117.99
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