DDR2 graphics card on ddr motherboard will it work?

By maxglover1989
Mar 18, 2008
  1. hi, im looking to buy a new grpahics card for my comp. i was wondering will a nvidia ddr2 graphics card work on a motherboard that only hold ddr1 ram

    thank you in advance,
  2. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 12,818   +370

    Yep. Graphics RAM has absolutely nothing to do with System RAM.
  3. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 11,353   +1,049

    Well, I have a question.....

    Many graphics cards use some of the system RAM. Some cards that have 128MB of onboard RAM (and more) can use up to 512MB total. Would this make a difference if the Video card was expecting DDR2 ?
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