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Will my old RAM work?

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okay so im looking into buying this motherboard
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813137049

but im not sure if thne ram that i have now will work in my new motherboard
i current ly have ddr 333 -- pc 2700

will this motherboard support my old ram or do i have to get new ram?

~Rabies
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yes it will support it, but it will be running at ddr333 speeds instead of ddr400... it is recommended to get some ddr400 ram because the ddr333 will hold your performance back... but if you dont have the money right away you can just use it and start saving up for ddr400 or greater...
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Originally Posted by pbasil1
yes it will support it, but it will be running at ddr333 speeds instead of ddr400... it is recommended to get some ddr400 ram because the ddr333 will hold your performance back... but if you dont have the money right away you can just use it and start saving up for ddr400 or greater...

okay thanks so much ^.^

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