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Hey I am getting an EVGA 750i and the memory standard on it is DDR2 1066. Can I effectively run DDR2 800 in it? Here is the mem I am looking at that is 1066
http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16820231144
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post #2 of 8
My board's memory standard is 1066, but I run 800 in it fine.
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post #3 of 8
as long as there is a SPD the mem's can work in every spec from it's max speed to 533 (only DDR2) I run my PC2-8500 on a P6N Platinum 650i (DDR800)
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post #4 of 8
you can almost always run slower. running faster is the problem.
    
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post #5 of 8
ddr2 pc2-8000 is all you need 66mhz lost is no big deal,so get the ddr2-1000,imo
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post #6 of 8
Ram is so cheap these days so go for it but DDR2-800(6400) should be fine on that board.
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I am going with the DDR2 1000 suggestion. Not loosing much but saving like 30 dollars and I am getting 4GB. Thanks Guys!
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post #8 of 8
Yeah you could use 800 Since there is like WOAH 3% slower than a 1066 with the same timings. get good OC PC2-6400
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