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Windows 7: New DDR3 RAM compatibility with old DDR3

23 Jun 2016   #11
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
You show no region flag so I did not know that


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23 Jun 2016   #12
archz2

Windows 7 64 bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ThrashZone View Post
Hi,
You show no region flag so I did not know that
Ohh. So, that does it, yeah? Sorry for asking again. Screenshots is saying the Megahertz compatibility as true I guess?


I can put RAMS of different frequencies together, right?


My brand of RAM is Matrex. Yuck. I couldn't find that brand on Amazon. But it's been running nicely for more than 5 years in my PC.

Weird thing is frequency is written as something else on the sticker


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23 Jun 2016   #13
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi
Normally I'd say no you can't mix ram
I'd count on buying two sticks
And quite a few cans of compressed air
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23 Jun 2016   #14
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

The thinig is, your old stick is running at 1333 MHz and the one you ordered is 1866 MHz, your memory will only run at the slower speed, in your case 1333.

Some day get another stick of 1866, same make and model.

Mike is correct, you should have gotten a 2 x 4 GB kit of new memory.
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