GA-MA790X-UD4 question Tags: Gigabyte Phenom Motherboards Last response: February 4, 2010 1:41 PM in Motherboards Share brumshine February 4, 2010 12:06:53 AM Will the GA-MA790X-UD4 work with my Phenom II X2? More about : ma790x ud4 question aford10 a b V Motherboard February 4, 2010 12:42:05 AM Yes, they are backwards compatible. However, with that board you won't be able to utilize the DDR3 memory controller. m 0 l bilbat a c 177 V Motherboard February 4, 2010 1:24:36 AM CPU support list is here: http://www.gigabyte.com.tw/Support/Motherboard/CPUSuppo... Memory support list, here: http://www.gigabyte.com.tw/FileList/MemorySupport/mothe... ...attention to the note in RED... m 0 l Related resources Will ZEROtherm Zen cooler block RAM slot on Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD4? - Forum GA-MA790X-UD4 boot issues - Forum GA-MA790X-UD4 - Forum Home Theatre Bit Rate Output Question - Forum Oc'ing 3770k 4.4ghz, offset voltage question - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer brumshine February 4, 2010 1:20:29 PM Thanks for the responses... DDR3 memory controller... Do you mean that DDR3 won't work? Here's what I bought. Sunbeam CR-CCTF 120 mm Core-Contact Freezer CPU Cooler W/TX-2 - Retail GIGABYTE GA-MA790XT-UD4P AM3 DDR3 AMD 790X ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD502HJ 500GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive (2) SAPPHIRE 100245HDMI Radeon HD 4850 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card - Retail OCZ Platinum 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) Desktop Memory Model OCZ3P1333LV4GK - Retail And the previously mentioned processor... m 0 l aford10 a b V Motherboard February 4, 2010 1:27:39 PM No, the first motherboard you mentioned wouldn't work with DDR3. It's a good switch. The new one you've picked will. m 0 l brumshine February 4, 2010 1:34:10 PM aford, you're the bomb. Quite bad ass! m 0 l aford10 a b V Motherboard February 4, 2010 1:41:57 PM brumshine said:aford, you're the bomb. Quite bad ass! thanks m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew to gaming quick question (graphics card) Forum SolvedNEW BUILD! Question?! Forum SolvedPSU Question and bottlenecking question Forum Solvedcpu question help Forum Solvedusb otg question Forum Solvedintegrated graphics question Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 Pro Student question Forum SolvedAnother power supply question Forum SolvedQuestion about GPU compatibility Forum SolvedQuick Question On HDMI/DVI Ports Forum SolvedQuick cooling question. Forum SolvedMSI R9270X PSU + motherboard compatability question. Forum SolvedASUS R9280 3GB motherboard + PSU compatibility question. Forum SolvedRam Upgrade Question Forum Solved(Easy Question) Please answer its about a PSP Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !