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Can I use 2 * 8GB sticks?
    
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You should be ok with 8GiB DIMMs. Memory limitations are more a factor of the CPU than the board and Deneb can handle 8GiB DIMMs.
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You can only use 4x4GB Dimms.
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Originally Posted by Blameless View Post

You should be ok with 8GiB DIMMs. Memory limitations are more a factor of the CPU than the board and Deneb can handle 8GiB DIMMs.

Theoretically yes.

Some boards are weird though. The MSI K9N6PGM2-V2 for example has issues with 4GB dimms. (likely a limitation of the dated nForce chipset)
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