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DDR3 1600 support??

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June 13, 2010 7:32:40 PM

hey guys I am getting a new computer and i wanted to get a GIGABYTE GA-890FXA-UD5 AM3 AMD 890FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard and some CORSAIR XMS3 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMX4GX3M2A1600C memory but in the specifications for the motherboard it says Memory
Number of Memory Slots 4×240pin
Memory Standard DDR3 1866(OC)/1333/1066/800
Maximum Memory Supported 16GB
Channel Supported Dual Channel

can it support the 1600 ram or not??

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June 13, 2010 8:42:46 PM

It should, technically speaking, although you may need to adjust some settings in the BIOS before it begins to work at that speed.
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June 13, 2010 9:49:21 PM


Yeah, u can run the 1600 in that mobo but u need set all the specifications of the RAM manually in the BIOS.
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June 14, 2010 1:36:39 AM

Any time, that's why we are here.