Sets of RAM compatibility? Tags: Memory RAM Compatibility Product Last response: August 31, 2011 4:06 AM in Memory Share chilypepper August 28, 2011 1:10:28 PM I was told that if you have 8gb, (2x4gb) then get the same set to fill up all 4 slots. So I would but are these the exact same? Have this: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Sister got this for my birthday: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : sets ram compatibility abekl a b } Memory August 28, 2011 1:21:49 PM From the specs, 9-9-9-24 and 1.5v for both, it sounds like they *should* work together. m 0 l blazorthon a b } Memory August 31, 2011 4:06:58 AM You don't NEED to have the same sets (But I suggest it) if each set is in its own channel. but they do need to be similar at the least (same bandwidth at the same trimmings at the same voltage). I agree with abekl, they *should* work. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved2 diff sets of ram(same timings) Forum Solved2 Different sets of ram? Forum SolvedSame brand/specs but unmatched Ram sets Forum SolvedGSkill - Decision Between RAM Sets Forum SolvedRam Timing Issue When using 2 sets of 2x4Gb RAM Forum SolvedMixing 2 sets of RAM same CAS size/Latency/voltage/speed, slightly different timing Forum SolvedBuying two identical sets of ram and combining them Forum SolvedMixing 2 sets of RAM same brand/speed, different size/latency Forum Solved4 Motherboards, 2 sets of 16GB ram Forum Matching 2 identical sets of ram into 1 slot Forum XMP profiles sets my RAM at 1.65 is it safe? Forum SolvedRam/ Mobo compatibility Forum SolvedRAM frequency compatibility Forum SolvedAsus Rampage IV Black Edition, RAM compatibility Forum SolvedMatched sets of RAM vs 2 different buys at different times? Forum SolvedRAM Compatibility (Older ECS Motherboard) Forum SolvedRAM Compatibility Question Forum SolvedGigabyte B85-HD3 and DDR3L RAM compatibility Forum SolvedWhich of these two RAM sets is better? Forum SolvedEvaluate these DDR3 1600 RAM sets please Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !