Solved will the Corsair CMZ8GX3M1A1600C9 Vengeance 8GB and the Sapphire AMD Radeon R7 260X be compatible with the Asus M5A78L-M USB3 Tags: Compatibility Motherboards Last response: October 27, 2013 1:41 PM in Motherboards Share SHARPIE656 October 27, 2013 10:42:56 AM just want to if the graphics card and ram are compatible with the motherboard More about : corsair cmz8gx3m1a1600c9 vengeance 8gb sapphire amd radeon 260x compatible asus m5a78l usb3 CepheiA October 27, 2013 11:10:27 AM They are but: Your PCIe 2.0 motherboard will bottle neck your PCIe 3.0 graphics card. Not by much, but it will. You'll get better performance using a dual channel kit (2x4GB=8GB) instead of just using the 1x8GB ram stick. m 0 l SHARPIE656 October 27, 2013 11:18:57 AM what motherboard do you suggest in getting so the computer gets its maximum performance m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution Tradesman1 a c 1727 V Motherboard October 27, 2013 1:41:10 PM PCI-E 2 slot on the mobo won't even be noticible, the cards are backward compatible, on the DRAM be better with 2x4GB and would suggest the GSkill Snipers in 1600/9 1.5, dual channel can provide up to about a 10% performance gain Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAsus AMD/ATI R7 260X Direct CUII 2GB DDR5 vs Sapphire AMD/ATI Radeon R7 265 DUAL-X 2GB Graphics Card Forum Compatibility Question: ASUS M5A78L-M Motherboard/Sapphire Radeon AMD 7870 GPU Forum is Sapphire AMD/ATI Radeon R7 240 with Boost 1 GB DDR5 Graphics Card compatible with asus z87 k ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !