Requirement to upgrade RAM? Tags: Asus PNY RAM Dual Channel Motherboards Last response: July 22, 2011 12:07 AM in Motherboards Share jackmule7949 July 21, 2011 11:58:11 PM Hey everyone, As of right now I have 4 GB of RAM installed on my motherboard (2x2gb sticks) I am going to upgrade soon, I am wondering if I can do this. CHOICE A: SLOT 1: PNY 2GB SLOT 2: PNY 2GB -----------------------Dual channel memory SLOT 3: (other company brand) 4GB SLOT 4: (Other company brand) 4GB OR CHOICE B: SLOT 1: PNY 2 GB SLOT 2: PNY 2 GB ------------------------Dual channel memory SLOT 3: PNY 4 GB stick SLOT 4: PNY 4 GB stick CHOICE 3: Or do I have to use PNY 2 GB sticks on my 3rd and 4th slot in order to work? MY MOBO can handle 16 GB MAX. And I want 12 GB *EDIT* Sorry, forgot to add MOBO info. ASROCK M3a770de MOBO, AMD based. please tell which choice is the correct way to go., thank you More about : requirement upgrade ram GhislainG a b Ĉ ASUS a c 191 V Motherboard July 22, 2011 12:07:12 AM It would be easier to answer your question if you told us a bit more about your motherboard (I presume it's an AMD based system) and the part number of each memory kit. Using very similar or identical PNY kits is less risky. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumGPU RAM Requirement ForumRAM Voltage Requirement Mixing ForumThe requirement to upgrade an integrated video card ForumPSU requirement for my below configuration ForumFedora 8 linux ram requirement ForumAccurate PSU wattage requirement . (Minimum, Recommended) ForumUps and psu requirement ForumVista ram requirement max ? ForumPSU requirement for Intel I5 2500k ForumRam Requirement ForumMin Requirement for DivX, MPG, MOV ForumCrysis 3 requirement ForumPower requirement for HP p6710f + Radeon HD 4650? ForumPSU Requirement for Radeon HD 7770? ForumCPU to meet Video Game Sys. Requirement Forum120hz & 120fps gpu requirement ForumCan you get an adapter to make 2 pci express slots? Forum[Solved] RAM/ Mobo issue? Need to know if compatible ForumLooking for 4gb Ram @2000 for GA-990FXA-UD7 Forum[Solved] 1600 MHz Ram Compatible with 1600 OC Motherboard? More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !