Solved Can I put DDR3 1600 in mobo that takes DDR3 800/1066/1333? Tags: Motherboards DDR3 Memory Product Last response: December 26, 2010 2:54 PM in Motherboards Share walterbyrd_59 December 16, 2010 7:37:08 PM I'm guessing there is no harm in using memory that is faster than the mobo requires. I am also guessing that the 1600 just means faster than 800/1066/1333. In particular, I want to put this memory: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... In this mobo: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : put ddr3 1600 mobo takes ddr3 800 1066 1333 walterbyrd_59 December 16, 2010 7:37:58 PM The memory is 240 pin, in both cases. m 0 l Best solution zergesys a b V Motherboard December 16, 2010 7:47:11 PM Yes, they're both physically compatible. Worst case, you may need to down-clock the RAM if it doesn't work right away. It would probably be better to find RAM within your motherboard spec and with a lower latency, like CL 8, if possible. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer walterbyrd_59 December 26, 2010 2:54:41 PM Best answer selected by walterbyrd_59. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs a DDR3 1600mhz RAM compatible with dh55tc MOBO Forum SolvedI got a mobo that supports DDR3 1333/1600/1866/2133/2400(OC) ram. My question is... Forum SolvedDDR3 800/1066/1333/1600/1866 which one to buy for my mobo?? Forum Solvedddr3 1600 2x4gb vs 1333 4x2gb for 4 slot mobo / 1x4gb vs 2x2gb for 2 slot mobo Forum SolvedIs a ddr3 1600mhz ram compatible with my MOBO? Forum SolvedDH55TC mobo and 8GB corsair vengeance DDR3 RAM CMZ8GX3M1A1600C9 Forum SolvedCan this mobo run standard DDR3 1600mhz @ 1600mhz? Forum SolvedWill G. Skill Sniper DDR3 1600 work on my msi z77-gd45 gaming mobo? Forum MOBO 775 socket + ddr3 1600mhz support? Forum Does Corsair Vengeance DDR3 8 GB (1 x 8 GB) PC RAM (CMZ8GX3M1A1600C10) is good for MOBO: ASUS M5A97 LE R 2.0 with AMD FX 8350 Forum SolvedDDR3 1600 RAM / Mobo Compatibility (and Overclocking) Question: Forum Intel Core2Quad (LGA775), and 2x4GB DDR3 1600MHz... What MoBo?? Forum If my CPU only supports DDR3 1333 mhz RAM can I put in DDR3 1600 MHz? Forum G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 compatible with Dell 04GJJT mobo? Forum Can i put ddr3 pc 1600 into ddr3 pc 2133 oc slots? Forum SolvedMobo shows ddr3 1600 as 1333 how do i fix this Forum Can you put DDR3 in any slot on mobo? Forum DDR3 1600(O.C.) for ASRock Mobo Forum 1600 DDR3 in a 1333 max mobo Forum G Skill Ripjaw DDR3 1600 PC3 12800 with Asrock Extreme3 870 Mobo Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !