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Old 07-27-2010, 01:46 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Are socket AM2 processors compatible with DDR3 memory?

Thinking about buying the ASUS M4A88TD-V EVO/USB3 AM3 to have room for future upgrades, but I currently cannot afford an AM3 processor, will an AM2 processor work with DDR3?
My Processor=AMD Athlon 64 X2 4400+
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That processor cannot use ddr3 memory whether or not it can with restricted use I don't know.
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you can't use am2 cpus in am3 boards.
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oops failed to see it was strictly am3 thanks muffin
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