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Does my Mother board have to be DDR3 to read anything with DDR3?
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ummmm ya:thumb ::g otproof:
    
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Originally Posted by Adam2323
ummmm ya:thumb ::g otproof:
I'll make my post readable. Yes, DDR3 motherboards can only read DDR3 RAM. DDR2 motherboards can only read DDR2 RAM.
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No, I believe he was referring to things with ddr3, like video cards, if you want to use ddr3 RAM get a DDR3 Mobo, but you can use a card with GDDR3 4 or 5 on any board w/ a compatible slot
    
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Didn't see what section it was in. If he said GDDR3, then I would've caught on right away. Regardless, Voltaire's post sums it up.
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