I am looking at a motherboard for a new PC that supports up to DDR3 2200MHz (OC) but only DDR3 1333MHz standard. What will happen if I put a standard DDR3 1600MHz memory into this board? Will I have to do something to make it work or will it work right off?
I am finding it cheaper to put 8gb or 16gb at 1600MHz than 1333Mhz is my reason.
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What board? Please list the make and model number.
ASUS P8P67 LE B3 Also looking at the Pro version
It will default to 1333; 1600 may permit you to overclock the cpu some.