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Memory Compatability Issue


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#1 poogemister

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Posted 30 December 2006 - 03:42 PM

I bought a slew of computer parts from newegg.com. I quickly checked compatibility and purchased all of the parts. One of the items I purchased was an ABIT AW8D, and one of the other items I purchased was a Core 2 Duo 2.13 GHz. The sockets matched and they looked like a good match. What I didn't realize was that the AW8D wasn't made for the Core 2 Duo :thumbsup: . So I RMA'd through Newegg, and now I am ordering an ABIT AW9D. This one will take the Core 2 and seems to be about the same. The problem I ran into was in wondering if the DDR2 667 I bought for the AW8D would work in the newer AW9D that says it will take DDR2 800. I thank you for all of your help, and wish you a Happy New Year.

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Posted 30 December 2006 - 08:07 PM

According to ABIT'S web site the user manual says DDR2 800 or 667, so your DDR2667 will work, according to ABIT.

herre is the link http://www.abit-usa.com/downloads/manual/s...hp?keyword=AW9D
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