Solved Mixing two different RAM Tags: RAM Power Memory Last response: October 25, 2013 10:05 PM in Memory Share hockeybpr25 October 25, 2013 11:39:13 AM Hello - I just bought a new Mobo with RAM and I then realized that my old RAM works with the mobo I bought so I'm curious as to if mixing the RAM would give me an extra power. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... - mobo http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B007BL5IQ2/ref=oh_deta... - 1866 http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002X578GE -1066 Thanks for the help in advance! More about : mixing ram adimeister a b } Memory October 25, 2013 11:50:47 AM If you mix them, there's a big chance that it won't work together because mems should be "near" perfectly the same to work in tandem. If you can make these mems work, it will downclock to the slowest ram you have m 0 l hockeybpr25 October 25, 2013 11:59:31 AM So it makes more sense to just use the better RAM by itself? m 0 l Related resources Mixing two different RAM Timings - Forum Mixing two different R.A.M sticks and need some advice. - Forum Mixing two different g.skill ram sticks - same specs - Forum Mixing RAM of two different timings - Forum Mixing two pairs of DDR3 sticks with different latency and timing - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer adimeister a b } Memory October 25, 2013 12:51:41 PM Yes because that one is more "updated." m 0 l Best solution Tradesman1 a c 2149 } Memory October 25, 2013 2:48:29 PM Mixing 1866 and 1066 may work together, but will prob be very unstable, the 1866 isn't really meant to ever run that slow, best to to just use them at 1866 - Enjoy the extra speed and bandwidth Share adimeister a b } Memory October 25, 2013 10:05:27 PM Hey bro, the masters have spoken, believe in them. (bowing) hahaha m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Can I mix these two different RAM sticks? Forum SolvedMixing two different sizes and voltages of memory on a board. Forum Can I mix two different rams together Forum SolvedMixing two Ripjaw X sets with different clocks Forum SolvedMixing Two Different Brands Forum SolvedMixing ram with different CAS CL9 vs 10, 2/4 channel vs 3 channel and 1600 vs 1866? Forum Can i mix two different rams? Forum SolvedMixing RAM (same latency and clock speed, different voltage) Forum SolvedMixing RAM with different PC3 Forum SolvedMixing same ram different latency? Forum SolvedMixing 2 sets of RAM same CAS size/Latency/voltage/speed, slightly different timing Forum SolvedMixing Different type of ram Forum SolvedMixing 2 sets of RAM same brand/speed, different size/latency Forum SolvedMixing 2 different brands of ram,will it work? Forum SolvedMixing different sticks of RAM? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !