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5 Sticks of RAM on a 6 Slot Motherboard

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October 5, 2011 3:46:29 AM

Hey guys,

Had an idea about moving 2 Sticks of quite decent RAM from my sister's computer into mine...

My motherboard is an EVGA X58 SLI LE
- Dual or Triple Channel DDR3

If you need the RAM specs I can dig into her tower

Thanks :D 
October 5, 2011 4:51:32 AM

You should stick to using either 3 or 6 sticks of ram and have them all be the same type or else they won't run in triple channel.
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October 5, 2011 6:23:42 AM

lol...
First you check compatibility with your ram and your sister's ram.
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October 5, 2011 1:26:41 PM

Probably not a good idea mix-matching the RAM.

It's best to use the CONFIGURATIONS below and the SAME: Frequency, CAS Timings, Voltage and Type.
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