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Hi,

Im considering to get a new mobo as my current one doesnt have support for OC, and i have 2 DDR2 667 modules.

I was wondering, if i were to get a MSI 880GM-E41 could i equip the DDR2 ram or i have to get some DDR3s?

Thank you
Edited by octohedron - 3/14/11 at 5:41am
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sry for the typo on the title, just woke up lol
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Originally Posted by octohedron View Post
Hi,

Im considering to get a new mobo as my current one doesnt have support for OC, and i have 2 DDR2 667 modules.

I was wondering, if i were to get a MSI 880GM-E41 could i equip the DDR2 ram or i have to get some DDR3s?

Thank you
Your current CPU would not work in that board, plus DDR2 would not work with it as well. You would need to buy DDR3, a new CPU and a new board. In that case your best bet is to wait for a nice AM3+ board so it also supports new CPU's down the road.
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