Solved DDR3 backwards compatibility Tags: DDR3 Compatibility Memory Last response: March 23, 2013 4:19 PM in Memory Share walterz March 23, 2013 4:09:57 PM I have an embedded test board, which supports DDR3-800. I can buy DDR3-1066 modules easily (e.g.: kvr1066d3s7/1g). Is it possible to have success with this module, will it backwards compatible with a lower speed? More about : ddr3 backwards compatibility Best solution Feldmarschall a b } Memory March 23, 2013 4:19:42 PM It should work normally on (800) but you can always check for memory support list on mobo manufacturer's page. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSolvedDDR3 backwards compatibility question ForumSolvedLGA 2011 Backwards compatibility ForumDDR3 backward compatible? ForumSolvedPCI-e backwards compatibility ForumSolvedSATA link speed backwards compatibility ForumSolvedCatalyst Drivers Backwards Compatibility ForumSolvedBackwards compatibility for SATA ForumSolvedLSI 9300-4i 12Gbps Raid Cards. Are they backwards compatible? ForumPS4: Stop caring about backwards compatibility people! ForumCat 7 backwards compatibility? ForumSolvedIs the VIA chipset PCI Express backwards compatible ForumSolvedPCI express 3.0 backwards compatability? ForumPCIe backwards compatibility ForumPci 3 backwards compatibility Forumare pci 3.0 cards backwards compatible to 2.0 slots? ForumSolvedPci Express 2.0 vs 3.0 backwards compatible ForumSATA backwards compatibility ForumDolby TrueHD backwards compatibility ForumSolvedDDR3 Memory Compatibility MSI 880GM-E43 ForumPhenom II 45 nm backwards compatibility More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !