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 234 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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill upgrading RAM and Processor require new windows installation? Forum Solvedi7 920 ram requirement? Forum SolvedRam gaming requirement Forum Solved"Gaming requirement 4GB RAM" = RAM Memory or GPU memory?, what is graphics card memory exactly used for? Forum SolvedUrgent help for RAM up-gradation required Forum SolvedMinimum RAM requirement help? Forum SolvedRAM Requirement help? Forum minimum ram requirement for 64bit os Forum Bios upgrade requirement for external 3tb Drive?? Forum how to know ddr of pc and requirement for 4gb ram Forum upgrading to a r9 290 requirement Forum Asssasins creed 3 RAM Requirement/// Forum Solvedwhat is the minimum system requirements of 2gb video card without bottlenecking ram or processor Forum Advice - Requirement: 16GB+ RAM Forum SolvedDuall channer RAM upgrade Forum SolvedPC upgrade fail.. I need power supply & RAM advice please Forum SolvedAcer aspire 570g ram upgrade Forum Solved[Upgrade] Budget Increased - Need new CPU + RAM + Motherboard for £400 Forum SolvedUpgrade ram from speed 2133 to 2400 Forum RAM Voltage Requirement Mixing Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !