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Will this ram work on my machine?

By Rilla927
Apr 2, 2007
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  1. Hi gang,

    I came across this at new egg http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820145590

    I have 2 x 512 sticks now and wanted to add the two gig if possible. I will give you some info on specs I have.

    A8V Deluxe Mobo

    Memory Controller Properties:
    Error Detection Method 64-bit ECC
    Error Correction Error-Scrubbing
    Supported Memory Interleave 1-Way
    Current Memory Interleave 1-Way
    Supported Memory Speeds 70ns, 60ns, 50ns
    Supported Memory Types ECC, SIMM, DIMM, SDRAM
    Supported Memory Voltages 2.9V
    Maximum Memory Module Size 1024 MB
    Memory Slots 2


    AMD Athlon(tm) 64 FX-53 Processor

    DIMM1: Corsair CMX512-4400 512 MB PC4400 DDR SDRAM (3.0-5-5-10 @ 277 MHz)
    DIMM2: Corsair CMX512-4400 512 MB PC4400 DDR SDRAM (3.0-5-5-10 @ 277 MHz)


    Memory Bus Properties:
    Bus Type Dual DDR SDRAM
    Bus Width 128-bit
    DRAM:FSB Ratio CPU/12
    Real Clock 200 MHz (DDR)
    Effective Clock 401 MHz
    Bandwidth 6408 MB/s


    Memory Module Properties:
    Module Name Corsair CMX512-4400
    Serial Number None
    Module Size 512 MB (2 ranks, 4 banks)
    Module Type Unbuffered
    Memory Type DDR SDRAM
    Memory Speed PC4400 (275 MHz)
    Module Width 64 bit
    Module Voltage SSTL 2.5
    Error Detection Method None
    Refresh Rate Reduced (7.8 us), Self-Refresh

    Thank you,
     
  2. topps999

    topps999 TS Rookie Posts: 184

    no, by the looks of it, ur mobo uses (PC4400 DDR SDRAM) ddr ram, that ram is ddr2 a different type of ram so it wouldnt fit in to your ram slots.
     
  3. Rilla927

    Rilla927 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 180

    Okay, I guess I will have to keep looking.

    Thank you!
     
  4. topps999

    topps999 TS Rookie Posts: 184

    i suggest looking on ebay for cheap ram
     
  5. Rilla927

    Rilla927 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 180

  6. topps999

    topps999 TS Rookie Posts: 184

    ddr is old version now ddr3 is used on video cards and ddr2 is the new ram..
     
  7. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 10,074   +13

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