Can PC2100 be used on a computer that needs PC3200?

By wtf69wtf
Sep 2, 2007
  1. i have a desktop that uses pc3200 but have some pc2100. can i use the pc2100 on the computer?

  2. Samstoned

    Samstoned TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,018

    usually not backwards compatible like that
    other way around sometimes
    machine uses up to 2100 can sometimes put in 2700 it will clock slower
    I have machine with 400 mhz of memory in it ,and it only clocks at 266 cause thats the motherboard controller specs
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