MEMORY Tags: Memory DDR2 DDR3 Motherboards Last response: May 10, 2010 5:21 AM in Memory Share Anonymous a b } Memory a b V Motherboard May 9, 2010 11:12:00 PM ok so the motherbaord i want to buy says its standard is DDR3, but i have DDR2 memory. Can I use my old DDR memory with the new motherboard or do I have to buy new higher memory?? PLEASE HELP! More about : memory badge a b } Memory a b V Motherboard May 9, 2010 11:17:44 PM If the MB requires DDR3, DDR2 certainly will not work in the board. That's why it's written there. m 0 l Lmeow a b } Memory a b V Motherboard May 10, 2010 5:21:57 AM As badge said, you'll need to buy DDR3 memory, as the two aren't backwards compatible. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedneed new memory help please Forum SolvedKingston Memory Problem With Asus Motherboard Forum SolvedHigh memory usage? Forum SolvedMemory bandwith question Forum Solvedmemory question . Forum SolvedMemory upgrade to 16gb Forum SolvedMemory speed adjustment Forum SolvedG.Skill Sniper Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory Timings? First time adjusting RAM in BIOS Forum SolvedNeed some helping picking my memory Forum SolvedUSB Memory Stick Driver broken? Forum SolvedBSOD Memory management Forum SolvedGraphics Card Memory Not Detected Forum SolvedMemory speed question/issue Forum SolvedQuick Memory Question Forum SolvedMy graphics card says it has 1Gb of memory when it should have 4, what gives? Forum Solved7GB memory installed (3.25GB usable) Forum SolvedDo the G.Skill RipJaws Series 8GB (2X4) DDR3-1600 Memory work well in my build? Forum SolvedMemory question for build Forum SolvedHow to reduce the virtual memory? Forum SolvedI dont want my GPU to take an additional memory from ram Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !