Will a DDR3 work as it should work on a DDR2 motherboard? Tags: Chipsets DDR2 DDR3 Motherboards HP Pavilion Last response: October 4, 2011 7:09 AM in Motherboards Share dj_jayparmar October 4, 2011 6:46:27 AM My motherboard manufacturer is HP PAVILION 06 and the model is Asterope. I want to know what other RAM will it support other than DDR2? More about : ddr3 work work ddr2 motherboard abekl a c 127 V Motherboard October 4, 2011 6:50:19 AM If your MB supports ddr2, then no other kind of memory is supported, you must use ddr2. m 0 l amk-aka-Phantom October 4, 2011 7:07:33 AM ^ Yes. DDR3 RAM is not compatible with DDR2 slots. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jsc a c 156 V Motherboard October 4, 2011 7:09:59 AM The DIMM sockets are different. In addition to the electronic incompatibilties, DDR3 DIMM's will not physically fit in a DDR2 socket. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill a DDR3 work as it should work on a DDR2 motherboard? Forum Will a DDR3 work as it should work on a DDR2 motherboard? Forum Will a DDR3 work as it should work on a DDR2 motherboard? Forum Solvedddr2 ram work on ddr3 motherboard Forum Solvedwill a ddr3 graphics card work on a ddr2 motherboard?? Forum Can a DDR3 videocard work on my DDR2 motherboard? Forum See systPlease will PCI-E, 1GB ,DDR3 on work on DDR2 Motherboard (HP Compaq DC.7700)? Forum Will my Sims 3 work if use a ddr3 graphics card on a ddr2 ram memory motherboard? Forum Can a ddr3 ddr5 graphic card work in a ddr2 asus P5k pro motherboard? Forum Will a DDR3 Graphics Card work on my DDR2 Motherboard? Help? Forum [Solved] Can ddr3 video card work on ddr2 motherboard Forum Will a ddr3 graphic card work on a ddr2 ram/motherboard?? Forum Will ddr2 nvidiageforce 9500gt graphics card work in ddr3 motherboard Forum Will DDR3 work in a DDR2 Motherboard? Forum Can a ddr2 ram work with a ddr3 ram on same motherboard Forum Will DDR2 video card work w/ a DDR3 Motherboard Forum 8600gt ddr3 will work on ddr2 motherboard Forum will ddr2 work in ddr3 motherboard? Forum Solvedi have a motherbord its support DDR2 ram chip am planng to update my graphics card DDR3 graphics card is it work my DDR2 suppo Forum Solvedcan ddr2 and ddr3 work together ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !