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Old 08-08-2006, 08:40 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i currently have amd 64 athlon cpu and i plan on replacing it with a amd x2 cpu w/ a am2 socket so i will be able to use ddr2 ram. but i have 1 gig of ocz ddr ram. is it okay to keep this, or is it not compatible w/ the ddr2 slots? thanks for the help.

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Old 08-08-2006, 08:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
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yeah you can keep it, but you can't use it. 184 pins in ddr 240 pins in ddr2. It won't work yo.

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By the looks of things you are currently on skt939, correct? Why not just get an X2 for skt939? You don't really gain much performance when upgrading to AM2 from 939. Plus, this would save you a bunch of money on new RAM and a new motherboard.

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