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Buying RAM and it says only AMD motherboard


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#1 MisterTw4

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Posted 14 May 2017 - 05:47 AM

Hello!
I have older Intel motherboard and it has 4 slots(MAX RAM FOR MY MOTHERBOARD IS 16GB) , for now I have 3 gb of ram , and I want to buy 16 gb DDR2 ram (240pin , 800mHz , non-ECC )
I looked in description of that eBay listed ram and its said that RAM is compatible only for AMD motherboard..
Down here is description of that listing on eBay..
And here is link from listing:
 

http://www.ebay.com/itm/New-16GB-4x4GB-PC2-6400-DDR2-800-High-Density-DIMM-Desktop-Memory-Fr-AMD-Chipset/172598064842?_trksid=p2047675.c100009.m1982&_trkparms=aid%3D888007%26algo%3DDISC.MBE%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D40130%26meid%3D15dc8a1ad1c942c0b01a26a1cfab97b1%26pid%3D100009%26rk%3D2%26rkt%3D2%26sd%3D272665958451

 

 

 

High Density Memory is Only For AMD Chipset(except AMD780&AMD785) 

Not Support 16GB Max Total To Upgrade

 

  • Memory RAM is High Density.Only Work on with AMD Socket AM2 and AM2+ CPU Processor Chipset
  • DO NOT Work on with Any All Intel CPU Process Chipset Motherboard
  • Not work with All DELL,IBM,Apple,HP,Compaq,Gateway,Lenovo,Emachines,Packbell,etc. Computers

 

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  • Memory Capacity: 16GB 4x4GB
  • Memory Type: PC2-6400 DDR2-800MHz Desktop Memory
  • Memory Pins: 240Pin
  • Voltage :CL6 DDR2 1.8V
  • Non-ECC,Unbuffered
  • Lifetime Warranty


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#2 hamluis

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Posted 14 May 2017 - 07:26 AM

System motherboard?

 

The info provided on eBay...is common.  High-density RAM is not necessarily compatible with all motherboards.

 

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Posted 14 May 2017 - 08:48 AM

Yeah dont bvuy as that isa a problem, the issue is a lot of ram is for AMD on ebay and intel kits are more expensive.


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Posted 14 May 2017 - 11:51 AM

If I buy can I use that RAM or not?
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Posted 14 May 2017 - 03:42 PM

No, if its marked as AMD only dont buy it.

What are your funds?


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Posted 14 May 2017 - 03:46 PM

Not much , 16 yo kid using mom's CC , idk max is like $35 :/




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