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 Share 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 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 Backwards compatibility to older CPU socket 775 Forum SolvedSATA link speed backwards compatibility Forum Solvedsata2 and sata3 backwards compatible Forum SolvedCatalyst Drivers Backwards Compatibility Forum SolvedBackwards compatibility for SATA 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 PS4: Stop caring about backwards compatibility people! Forum Cat 7 backwards compatibility? Forum SolvedLSI 9300-4i 12Gbps Raid Cards. Are they backwards compatible? Forum Are PC cases backwards (and forwards compatible)? Forum PCIe backwards compatibility Forum SolvedIs the VIA chipset PCI Express backwards compatible Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !