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right now i currently have 2x 4 gb on my ram slots and im wondering if its possible to use 3 of the 4 ram slots or would to buy another stick to even it out?
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You could add a single stick (though almost all kits come in pairs) though you're memory wouldn't be running dual channel. The only person I know who has 16GB is somebody who is a hardcore multimedia render, though I won't argue if you think you really need it.

You may as well buy another pair.
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Buy another pair so it runs properly, it depends what you want to do with your system.
That'd be a lot of ram, so enlighten us to your usage.
    
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ha i dont plan on buying more anytime soon, i was just wondering if it was possible to run an odd number of sticks on dual channel
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