Solved Combining Ram? Tags: RAM Crucial Components Last response: January 4, 2010 7:21 PM in Components Share halodude23 January 4, 2010 6:16:48 PM Hi I was just wondering if I could combine this mushkin ram http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... with this crucial ram http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... for the help... More about : combining ram | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Devastator_uk January 4, 2010 6:42:28 PM you haven't linked to a specific piece of crucial ram so don't know, but as long as it's basically the same as the mushkin then no reason why not. | Report abuse Devastator_uk January 4, 2010 6:44:50 PM Doesn't look like the crucial is any cheaper so why not get the same mushkin as you have then you are 100% sure. | Report abuse Best solution LoneWolf_53 January 4, 2010 6:48:28 PM Whenever it is in your power to do so it is always best to keep the RAM the same size and brand. Mixing will often work provided it's the same specification but why risk winding up being one of those for whom it doesn't. | Report abuse Related ressources Combining RAM sticks...can you help? - Forum Combining 2x2GB with a 4GB RAM stick - Forum Need Help Combining Ram - Forum Combining 3x2GB and 2x4GB ram ? - Forum Combining RAM with different voltage / CAS - Forum Ask the community Publish halodude23 January 4, 2010 6:49:20 PM Devastator_uk said:you haven't linked to a specific piece of crucial ram so don't know, but as long as it's basically the same as the mushkin then no reason why not. Heres the ram sry http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... | Report abuse LoneWolf_53 January 4, 2010 6:58:09 PM Those are two different voltages. | Report abuse halodude23 January 4, 2010 7:09:25 PM so it's not gonna work... | Report abuse halodude23 January 4, 2010 7:10:31 PM What would happen if I combined them? | Report abuse plinkoblinko January 4, 2010 7:17:37 PM Your computer will starting nagging you about how it doesn't feel good, and something is wrong. If you keep it in there to long you are going to kill it... Two different voltages isn't a good thing. Just buy the same brand/type and you'll be fine. | Report abuse halodude23 January 4, 2010 7:21:09 PM Thanks then:} | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Components>Combining Ram?> Related ressources: ForumCombining Ram ?? ForumCombining a phone and a tablet, anyone? ForumCombining I7 sandy bridge, gskill ripjaws ddr3 1866, asus p8p67 rev3.0 ForumCombining 1066 mhz ram with two 533 mhz ram Forum[SOLVED] Combining Crucial ram with Kingston ram problem ForumCombining 1GB DDR2 RAM with two 512MB DDR2 RAM ForumCombining 1066mhz and 1600mhz Tri-channel DDR3 on Dell about to buy ForumAdding RAM - combining stick sizes? Forum[help] combining ddr3 with server ram ForumCombining double sided ram with single sided ram ForumCombining different ram ForumVoltage ForumSuggest Ram modules. Forum[Solved] Advice on DDR2 RAM and Phenom CPU Forum[Solved] Buying Phenom II X3 720...what mobo and RAM? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !