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Can a DDR3 videocard work on my DDR2 motherboard?

Last response: in Motherboards
May 24, 2014 1:25:37 PM

Hey everyone, can a DDR3 videocard work on my DDR2 motherboard ?

These are the specs of the Videocard :

•GeForce 210 Passive with 520 MHz Core Clock
•PCI Express 2.0
•1024 MB 64-bit memory
•1200 MHz effective memory clock and 1238 MHz shader clock
•Microsoft DirectX 10.1 Shader Model 4.1 Support
•Microsoft Windows XP/ Vista/ 7 Support
•NVIDIA PureVideo HD Technology

Specs of the Motherboard:

Support Dual Channel DDR2 667/800/1066(OC) MHz
2 x DDR2 DIMM Memory Slot
Max. Supports up to 8GB Memory

1 x PCI-E x16 Slot
2 x PCI Slot

Intel Graphics Media Accelerator X4500.
Support RGB with max. resolution 2048 x 1536@75Hz
Max. shared memory 1759MB(DVMT) *
Supports DX10

Currently installed: Intel 3.0GHZ Pentium 4 processor, 2GB RAM, 64-Bit operating system.
Power supply:

If anyone can help it will be grateful....I've been urging to upgrade my videocard and this may solve that problem.

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May 24, 2014 1:30:23 PM

GDDR3 and DDR2 completely separate and one does not affect the other.