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. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDDR3 backwards compatibility question Forum SolvedConfused about "backwards" compatibility with video cards Forum DDR3 backward compatible? Forum SolvedLGA 2011 Backwards compatibility Forum SolvedPCI-e backwards compatibility Forum SolvedSATA link speed backwards compatibility Forum SolvedCatalyst Drivers Backwards Compatibility Forum SolvedBackwards compatibility for SATA Forum Backwards compatibility to older CPU socket 775 Forum SolvedPCI Express 2.0/3.0 GPUs backwards compatible to 1.0 slots? Forum SolvedXbox backwards compatible. Forum Solvedis a radeon 7770 3.0 x16 backwards compatible with 2.0 Forum Solvedsata2 and sata3 backwards compatible Forum SolvedLGA 2011-3 Backwards Compatible? Forum SolvedHow are PCIe 2.0/3.0 forwards and backwards compatible? Forum SolvedCan't get my games to work without DirectX 9 and DirectX 11 is not backwards compatible apparently. Forum Solvedare pci 3.0 cards backwards compatible to 2.0 slots? Forum SolvedLSI 9300-4i 12Gbps Raid Cards. Are they backwards compatible? Forum PS4: Stop caring about backwards compatibility people! Forum Cat 7 backwards compatibility? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !