What does this mean RAM help Tags: Memory RAM Intel i7 Last response: November 10, 2010 12:38 PM in Memory Share bowzef November 10, 2010 2:43:24 AM Corsair CMX6GX3M3A1600C9 6GB (3x XMS3 2GB) PC-12800 (1600MHz) XMS DDR3 RAM, 32x240-pin DIMMs, TRIPLE CHANNEL, Non ECC Unbuffered, 9-9-9-24, Classic Heat Spreader, Requires X58 (i7 Core) Intel Chipset - Extreme edition motherboard, lifetime warranty this last bit does not make sense i never herd of ram only working with X58 MOBO and must have a i7.. wth is this just fauls advertising to make u buy more expensive products? More about : ram fatedcloud November 10, 2010 2:57:04 AM It requires an Core i7 to run in Triple Channel. It'll work either way. bowzef November 10, 2010 2:59:58 AM well i plan on useing this Gigabyte GA-H55M-USB3 ATX Motherboard has 4 slots of DDR3 ram but i don't have i7 running it so would it still work fine? having this type of ram? Related resources Ram help what does this mean - Forum What does 6gb ram mean ? - Forum What does this RAM mean ? - Forum What does the PS4's 8 core CPU mean for PC gaming? - Forum CPU usage graph in Task Manager (XP) - What does % mean ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer fatedcloud November 10, 2010 3:22:02 AM I said it will work fine. It will just not work in Triple Channel. Meaning the memory will not run in Triple Channel. BUT IT WILL WORK. Make sure to check the mobo manufacturer for compatibility and ram manufacturer for configuration. jsc a b } Memory November 10, 2010 12:38:31 PM Simply buy dual channel RAM - in other words, a set of 2 DIMM's instead of a set of 3. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources What does VCore variation mean ? Forum What does ES mean - i7-3770K Forum Help ! What does this mean and how can I fix it? Forum Memtest crashed I think? what does it mean ? Forum Please, what does it mean when my dell d620 diagnostics said \ Forum What does it mean when it says a wired link of 1Gbps? Forum What does this mean ? Forum Help ! What do 2-2-2-7 mean for cas2 ram ? Forum What does PRINTER OFFLINE in STATUS mean ? Forum Can you get an adapter to make 2 pci express slots? Forum Please help with help with lag likely due to RAM & "100% CPU usage" Forum Anyone knows where to get this mobo? Forum Kingston RAM 4GB should I buy now? Forum Need Help picking a 775 motherboard Forum Help with a new Motherboard (Gigabyte) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !