Motherboard Swap Tags: Asus DDR3 Motherboards Memory Last response: July 11, 2010 2:51 AM in Motherboards Share HarjotSD July 9, 2010 10:57:37 PM Hello, I am planning on swapping my old motherboard (mainly because 3 of 4 ram ports dont work anymore) for a new motherboard: http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applications/SearchTools/item... it sais it is a DDR3 motherboard, Well I have some memory that is DDR3 aswell, but it is DDR3 Tri-Channel Memory, would that still work on this motherboard ? also, what kind of power supply would i need, in order to use this ? More about : motherboard swap Lmeow a b Ĉ ASUS a b V Motherboard a b } Memory July 9, 2010 11:04:40 PM A triple channel kit will only work in single channel if placed in a dual channel motherboard, the performance difference isn't major, but you'd be best with a dual channel kit. m 0 l HarjotSD July 11, 2010 2:05:31 AM there is also the same motherboard available, but in DDR2 , i also have DDR2 Memory, would i be better off buying that motherboard using that memory , or does DDR3 have a serious performance difference ? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Lmeow a b Ĉ ASUS a b V Motherboard a b } Memory July 11, 2010 2:51:32 AM The actual notice performance difference between DDR2 and DDR3 is virtually none. You'd probably be better off with the DDR2 motherboard. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMotherboard and CPU Swap question Forum SolvedMotherboard Swap Out Forum SolvedMotherboard swap, can i still use MY current OEM key if i purchased the disk? Forum SolvedToshiba A105 motherboard swap requirements for clean match Forum SolvedMotherboard swap questions Forum SolvedMotherboard upgrade OS swap Forum SolvedSuggest for which motherboard should I swap this one Forum SolvedCan I swap my laptop motherboard for a high end series one with better graphics? Forum Solvedshall i swap motherboard and cpu Forum Solvedmotherboard swap windows 8.1 Forum SolvedCan i swap my motherboard? Forum SolvedLooking to swap my motherboard into a new case Forum SolvedNeed to swap motherboard on Dell N7110 Forum Solvedmotherboard/ cpu swap Forum SolvedNewbie -Motherboard Swap-out question Forum SolvedIf i swap my motherboard will my OS still be fine? Forum SolvedWill i have to re-install Windows 8 after a motherboard and cpu swap? Forum SolvedFREE Motherboard Swap Should I Z68 to Z77 Forum Solvedgigabyte motherboard swap Forum SolvedNew motherboard swap and cpu swap from intel to amd and having issues with benchmarks and games on each set up. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !