Worthwhile upgrade to DDR3 mobo and mem? Tags: Motherboards DDR3 Rampage Last response: February 10, 2011 3:30 PM in Motherboards Share coloradoleo76 February 10, 2011 3:15:31 PM Current rig: Q9550, stock speed Asus Rampage Formula 8 GB DDR2 @ 1002, 7 CAS GTX 560 For ~150, I can go to a 775 DDR3 mobo. Would this be worthwhile? If so, which mobo would you choose? No need for SLI. More about : worthwhile upgrade ddr3 mobo mem tecmo34 a c 235 V Motherboard February 10, 2011 3:30:01 PM 1) It is not worth it... IMO!! Wait till you move to your next platform when the Q9550 starts to not meet your requirements. 2) The only SLI capable DDR3 motherboard I'm aware of is the Nvidia 790i, which is A) discontinued and B) Cost more than $150, if you find one m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUpgrade mobo/cpu/ram worthwhile? Forum Compatibility?: DP45SG iP45 Mobo with OCZ DDR3 PC8500 mem. Forum New build (MOBO/CPU/MEM upgrade) Forum SolvedIs an upgrade from an ASRock 970 Extreme4 to a MSI 990FXA-GD65 worthwhile? Forum Quanta 30D1 mobo need mem upgrade options before xmass Forum My $350 mobo/mem/proc upgrade - please any critique/advice... Forum Mobo and mem question for Crysis level pc upgrade Forum Mobo and Mem question (Crysis upgrade for 1080p) Forum Is this mobo/cup/mem upgrade worth $250 for me? Forum Question about a mem upgrade for my mobo Forum SolvedWorthwhile upgrade for my i5 2500k/ Radeon 6970? Forum SolvedWorthwhile(?) gtx-660 upgrade to AMD965 system Forum SolvedUpgrade to an i7 870 worthwhile? Forum SolvedPhenom II x4 965 BE to i5 4670k upgrade worthwhile? Forum SolvedGTX 560 to 670 worthwhile upgrade? Forum Buy 4GB ddr2 RAM or upgrade to DDR3 Mobo Forum SolvedIs this a worthwhile upgrade? Forum SolvedWorthwhile to Upgrade? Forum Solved660ti Upgrade worthwhile in this system? Forum SolvedOpinions on if worthwhile upgrade Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !