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 217 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 GPU RAM Requirement Forum RAM Voltage Requirement Mixing Forum The requirement to upgrade an integrated video card Forum PSU requirement for my below configuration Forum Fedora 8 linux ram requirement Forum Accurate PSU wattage requirement . (Minimum, Recommended) Forum Ups and psu requirement Forum Vista ram requirement max ? Forum PSU requirement for Intel I5 2500k Forum Ram Requirement Forum Min Requirement for DivX, MPG, MOV Forum Crysis 3 requirement Forum Power requirement for HP p6710f + Radeon HD 4650? Forum PSU Requirement for Radeon HD 7770? Forum CPU to meet Video Game Sys. Requirement Forum 120hz & 120fps gpu requirement Forum Can you get an adapter to make 2 pci express slots? Forum [Solved] RAM/ Mobo issue? Need to know if compatible Forum Looking for 4gb Ram @2000 for GA-990FXA-UD7 Forum [Solved] 1600 MHz Ram Compatible with 1600 OC Motherboard? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !