Solved New build thoughts- Dual channel or Quad compatible? Tags: New Build Quad Dual Channel Compatibility Memory Last response: May 22, 2013 9:48 PM in Memory Share darksora269 May 22, 2013 9:31:17 PM Fast facts: I want a motherboard with dual channel compatibility but doesn't display quad compatibility. Will it support quad channel ram kits? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Quad kit http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... X2 for two dual kits http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... With this motherboard. More about : build thoughts dual channel quad compatible Best solution toarranre a b } Memory May 22, 2013 9:44:59 PM Yes but it will run them in dual channel (16GB in each of the two channels as opposed to 8GB in each of the four channels). I doubt you would notice the difference unless you're using AMD integrated graphics. Share darksora269 May 22, 2013 9:48:00 PM toarranre said:Yes but it will run them in dual channel. I doubt you would notice the difference unless you're using AMD integrated graphics. Okay thank you. I needed to know, could save myself a few dollars for that. I'm going to supe it up with an FX8350 and 7970 GHz Edition so, not much of a difference. Thank you. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWould Corsair Vengeance® Low Profile — 32GB Dual/Quad Channel DDR3 (CML32GX3M4A1600C10) be compatible with a Gigabyte X79-UP4 Forum SolvedDual/Quad channel memory compatibility Forum SolvedNew Build Issues With Dual Channel Memory Setup Forum quad channel vs 2x dual channel build Forum SolvedPerformance difference dual channel vs quad channle Forum SolvedQuad Channel vs Dual Channel Forum Solvedto Quad channel or Dual channel the memory. that is the Question Forum SolvedQuad Channel RAM, would it work with dual channel RAM? Forum SolvedDual Channel Board plus Quad channel DDR3 Forum SolvedDual channel quad channel motherboard and memory RAM Forum SolvedHow do I know if my motherboard is dual, triple or quad channel for RAM? Forum SolvedHow Much Faster is Quad Channel RAM Than Dual Channel? Forum SolvedDual or quad channel memory for an X79 mobo... Forum SolvedMemory Dual Channel and quad channel? Forum Solved2 x Dual Channel = Quad channel? Forum SolvedDifference between dual channel 1866 ram and quad channel 1866 ram? Forum SolvedQUAD CHANNEL + 3930K vs. DUAL CHANNEL LGA 1155 + (MISC. CPU) Forum SolvedQuestion on New Gaming Build (Triple Channel i7-950 vs Dual i5-2500k) Forum SolvedDual Channel or Quad Channel for MSI Z87-G45 Gaming Forum SolvedDual Channel Ram i7-4770k or Quad Channel Ram i7-4820k? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !