Could i use 1066mhz ram or higher with a motherboard supports 800only Tags: Motherboards RAM Dual Channel Last response: September 28, 2010 5:07 PM in Motherboards Share Yuseke85 September 28, 2010 2:39:24 PM Hi, I have a ASUS P5N-D Motherboard has Dual Channel supported only to 800MHz DDR2 max and using Quad Core 2.66MHz CPU. Would be ok to use 1066 or higher MHz Ram? or would it just make it slower? More about : 1066mhz ram higher motherboard supports 800only o1die a c 435 V Motherboard September 28, 2010 5:07:57 PM It might permit overclocking of the cpu. But I don't think it's worth it $$ wise. You won't notice that much performance improvement. Better to save for a new ddr3 cpu/ram/board. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Will 1666Mhz or Higher rams work on 1066Mhz supported ram slot? Forum My motherboard only supports 1333 mhz of ram would i be able to add a higher mhz ram ? Forum Can I use a CPU that's a higher wattage than my motherboard supports? Forum SolvedCan i use 1600Mhz RAM if my motherboard only supports 1333Mhz Forum Looking for a SLI and 1066mhz ram supporting motherboard Forum SolvedCan I use DDR3 1600 RAM on a motherboard that supports 1333? Forum motherboard supports max 333FSB ram but how I'm using 400 FSB ram Forum Motherboards supporting higher ram than 3200 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !