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Will a Athlon II X2 250 run on DDR2 667?

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Hi,have a question where google lets me down frown.gif

My parens their pc need a cpu upgrade.Currently holds a (2ghz) X2 3800+ am2.
Board is a Asus m3n78-vm am2+
Ram is 2x1GB DDR2 667 + 2x1GB DDR800 (recently upgraded)
Will the X2 250 run like it should on the ram?Or will i have to run a divider?

thx alot
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Asus M3N78-VM Supported CPU List Look's like you mobo supports the new cpu. Just check to see if it needs a bios upgrade and just flash away. Make sure u do it right and not get a bricked bored.
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Set it manually in the bios to the specs(timings and voltage) of the 677 ram and you should be fine.

Here is the latest bios if you need it ftp://ftp.asus.com.tw/pub/ASUS/mb/socketAM2/M3N78-VM/M3N78-VM-ASUS-1801.zip


Good luck

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Yes it will I have a bio star 780 chipset 1066DDR2 and Athlon 250 in my sons CPU
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