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Windows 7: Best AM3 Socket and DDR2 Motherboard

28 Sep 2010   #11
Prof Kerfuffle

Windows 7 Professional (x64/SP1) /Linux Mint 16

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by madtownidiot View Post
I would say it would be better to start with 2Gb of ddr3 now and and upgrade later than with 4GB of DDR2. DDR2 is going to get a lot more expensive in the future, as several major computer manufacturers have stopped using it in most new systems
DDR3 ram is cheaper now but still an extra £59
OCZ Gold 4GB (2x2GB) DDR3 PC3-10666C9 1333MHz Low-Voltage Dual Channel (OCZ3G1333LV4GK) [OCZ3G1333LV4GK] Memory DDR3 Dual-Channel - PC3-10666
That is on offer

Gigabyte GA-880GM-UD2H AMD 880G (Socket AM3) microATX DDR3 Motherboard [] Motherboards AMD AM3 (800 Chipset)

£140 (postage and ram offer may go off)
Not bad for a big upgrade thanks for the help.

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