DDR3 is faster 1600Mhz on DDR2 is really pushing it, where as 1600Mhz on DDR is mainstream.
DDR2 fits on DDR2 mobo DDR3 fits on DDR3 mobo....
+1. Imo, given DDR2 prices are the same as DDR3 I'd go with the DDR3 route (AM3/LGA1156/1366).
Yeah, I'd say ddr3 is the way to go. It is much faster at stock speeds, and it opens up the door to triple channel platforms. Plus, the price is pretty darn close to ddr2 these days, and the latency issues are