Which RAM is compatible with my Mac mini?

It is not always easy to find out which RAM is compatible with your Mac mini, but with the table found below, we have made things easier for you.
With the table, you can find the right kind of RAM for your Mac mini, based on the “Model Identifier” or “Model Description”.

You can find the Mac mini “Model Identifier” or “Model Description” by clicking the Apple logo in the top-left corner and then “About this Mac”.
This pop-up screen displays the “Model Description”, for the “Model Identifier” please click “System Report…”.
For users of older versions of Mac OS X, it may be necessary to click the button at the bottom of the pop-screen to select ‘More Info...’ before the
“Model Description” of your Mac is displayed.

 

Model description Model identifier Maximum RAM Available kits
Mac mini 2018-2020 Macmini8.1 64GB 2x8GB / 2x16GB / 2x32GB
Mac mini Late 2014 Macmini7.1 16GB (not expandable)
Mac mini server Late 2012 Macmini6.2 16GB 2x4GB / 2x8GB
Mac mini Late 2012 Macmini6.1 16GB 2x4GB / 2x8GB
Mac mini server Mid 2011 Macmini5.3 16GB 2x4GB / 2x8GB
Mac mini Mid 2011 Macmini5.1 16GB 2x4GB / 2x8GB
Mac mini server Mid 2010 Macmini4.1 16GB 2x4GB / 2x8GB
Mac mini Mid 2010 Macmini4.1 16GB 2x4GB / 2x8GB
Mac mini server Late 2009 Macmini3.1 8GB 2x4GB
Mac mini Late 2009 Macmini3.1 8GB 2x4GB
Mac mini Early 2009 Macmini3.1 8GB 2x4GB
Mac mini Mid 2007 Macmini2.1 3GB 2GB