Updating motherboard and Ram Tags: Motherboards RAM Product Last response: February 9, 2012 4:39 AM in Motherboards Share Djl726 February 9, 2012 4:19:43 AM Hey, Just looking to see if this will be alright or if anyone else has any better suggestions? Im looking to update my Ram and Motherboard. I currently have ECS BLACK SERIES GF8200A (V1.0) AM2+/AM3 NVIDIA GeForce 8200 HDMI ATX AMD Motherboard OCZ SLI-Ready Edition 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 I Have a AMD Phenom II X4 925 Deneb 2.8GHz Socket AM3 95W Quad-Core Processor GeForce GTX 560 (Fermi) 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 that I want to use with my new Mobo and ram. I was thinking MSI 870S-G46 AM3 AMD 870 SATA 6Gb/s ATX AMD Motherboard with G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 I have a $200 limit with shipping. Basically looking for something to support my current CPU with the possibly to upgrade later on and with two PCI16 slots, I also want to update my ram to 8gigs. Thanks for any advise. More about : updating motherboard ram sosofm a c 107 V Motherboard February 9, 2012 4:39:34 AM Buy an AM3+ board , the price is the same. I think latter you want to crossfire, if this is what you want then buy a mobo with PCIE x8/x8 in crossfire. The board you choosed work x16/x4. Buy this for full benefit of crossfire ASRock 970 EXTREME4 AM3+ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... RAM : Team Xtreem Dark Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed help updating Motherboard BIOS! Forum SolvedUpdating motherboard drivers Forum SolvedMotherboard for AMD FX-4130 without updating BIOS. Forum Solvedupdating gaming rig need help with ram! Forum SolvedTrouble updating BIOS for Corsair Vengeance RAM Forum SolvedASUS M5A97 R2.0 updating BIOS using BIOS Flashback button on motherboard Forum SolvedUpdating CPU /w this Motherboard Forum SolvedBlack Screen after updating RAM Forum SolvedHelp updating motherboard! Forum SolvedUpdating BIOS for new RAM? Forum SolvedUpdating Motherboard Drivers Forum SolvedUpdating BIOS for Gigabyte motherboard Forum SolvedUpdating Motherboard - Dazed and Confused: HELP! Forum SolvedUpdating GPU, do I need to update my motherboard? Forum Updating the motherboard on a Dell XPS 8100 Forum SolvedUPDATING RAM MEMORY Forum SolvedUpdating motherboard losing game data Forum Updating MSI Z87 G45 motherboard drivers Forum SolvedVolt of RAM for Asus Maximus VII Hero motherboard? Forum SolvedNeed CPU, RAM and Motherboard Upgrade Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !