4GB DDR2 memory or just 2GB DDR3? Tags: Memory DDR3 Last response: February 7, 2010 3:14 AM in Memory Share nytz February 3, 2010 5:04:05 AM So i'm upgrading my cpu to a Phenom II 955, which is AM3 And since my current motherboard only is AM2 i need to buy a AM3 compatible mobo, which also means that i got to buy new ddr3 ram. Atm i don't have money for 4gb ddr3 ram since i'm buying the HD5850 1gb and i want to play new games at max, particulary Bad Company 2 More about : 4gb ddr2 memory 2gb ddr3 shagrathdex666 February 3, 2010 5:49:54 AM 4 gb ddr2 still kick on most recent games shubham1401 February 3, 2010 6:58:31 AM Sell the 4Gb DDR2 and get 4Gb DDR3. Otherwise use 2GB for now and upgrade later when you have money. DDR2 Perform nearly same as DDR3. Related resources 4GB DDR2 memory or just 2GB DDR3 ? - Forum , will 3gb DDR3 memory performs weaker than 4gb DDR2 memory ? - Forum 2GB or 4GB of ddr2 - Forum Which 4Gb kit DDR2 (2 x 2Gb ) is the best? - Forum 4GB DDR2 or 3GB DDR3 triple channel? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer saran008 February 3, 2010 7:42:48 AM Jump for DDR3. even though for 2GB. You can upgrade to 4gb in future. ebay is there for your old DDR2 shubham1401 February 3, 2010 7:49:38 AM Acquaintances pay more than what you get from ebay. So find someone!! I just sold my 5 years old Geforce 6200 Turbocache PCIe for 20$!! (It was 50$ when I bought) nytz February 3, 2010 9:07:59 AM Can i sell on ebay even if i live in Denmark - Europe? Degeneration X February 3, 2010 9:28:57 AM Go for DDR 3 its better,advanced and cheaper than DDR 2 nytz February 3, 2010 9:45:54 AM Lol, DDR3 cost 3 or 4 times the amount compared to DDR2 gracefully a b } Memory February 3, 2010 10:00:41 AM nytz said:Lol, DDR3 cost 3 or 4 times the amount compared to DDR2 Where do you buy your parts? Right here, prices of DDR2 and DDR3 are virtually the same. DDR3 is just a tad cheaper than DDR2. shubham1401 February 3, 2010 12:04:44 PM nytz said:Lol, DDR3 cost 3 or 4 times the amount compared to DDR2 3-4 Times nytz February 3, 2010 12:24:44 PM lols, here in Denmark, 4gb ddr3 ram costs 1500DK or 300USD And the ATI 5850 costs 550USD not a good place to live when buying hardware i guess lolemaselu February 7, 2010 3:14:18 AM I would recommend Getting DDR3, You wont notice much difference while gaming, but once u get 4g you will. And to buy it i recommend Pricewatch.com It has most of the good offers of main shopping sites. Hope this helps. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum2GB or 4GB of DDR3 Needed? ForumWHAT IS BEST MEMORY FOR Q9550 DDR2 1066MHz 2GB OR DDR3 1333MHz 2GB ? Forum2GB Vs 4GB of memory ForumNVIDIA GeForce GT630 4GB DDR3 Vs GeForce GT430 2GB DDR3 ForumIs 2GB RAM to 4GB RAM advisable in games? Forum6gb ddr2 or 4gb ddr3 ? ForumCan i mix DDR2 and DDR3 ram ForumCan I use 2gb and 4gb modules of DDR3 in my mobo at the same time? ForumCorsair dominator ddr2 1066 4gb (x2 2gb ) Forum2GB + 4GB DDR3 with Different Brands is OK? Forum2GB (2x1GB) DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) or 4GB (2x2GB) DDR2 667 (PC2 5300) ForumCorsair 667 2GB DDR2 PC5400 2x1 or XTREEM DARK 4GB DDR2-800 CL4 2x2GB ForumWhen we finally can’t attained athletic subject, ForumWhat memory is neeeded for this MB/CPU? ForumMemory disappeared after processor upgrade More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !