Compatible RAM for ASUS M4A88T-M Motherboard

:hello: Hi. I want to know if anyone from experience has used this EXACT :o motherboard the "ASUS M4A88T-M"... I had to RMA a single 4 GB RAM module (Kingston KVR1333D3N9/4G)... at first I just thought it was incompatible but... I've read twice on the Kingston website (before and after I bought it) that this EXACT RAM was compatible with this EXACT motherboard so when the red LED on the motherboard lit up and it didn't boot I didn't know what to think, it just stays frozen (black screen, no video output). for 3 day straight I've tried reseating it (on all 4 RAM slots)... I have cleared CMOS, cleaned the actual RAM with alcohol, pressed the MemOk! button...I tried everything already I even posted this on here and it was suggested that I RMA so I did... I will be getting a replacement in a couple of days but I also want to order a second stick of RAM to see if it was just the memory that was incompatible or if its the motherboard that's defective. Or if it was just a bad stick of RAM

Here's proof...

Fifth last one. KVR1333D3N9/4G

Select "4GB" and "Single Module" on the left and its the second last one

So its "compatible"...

So basically to save time and money I would like to know which RAM worked for you only IF you have used this EXACT motherboard... any help would be appreciated :) . Oh and I'm on a VERY tight budget, 25$ and under, Single 4GB module if you can please. Thanks
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  1. So nobody at all has had any experience with this motherboard? I want to order new ram as soon as possible.
  2. Thats the problem I can't except variations of this motherboard it has to be the exact model I dont want to rma again I want to know once and for all where the problem is... if its my mobo or if it was just a bad stick of ram
  3. Quote:
    I know what I'm talking about bro.....
    if this RAM or the RAM specs I stated do not work then it's your motherboard.

    Alright then ill order the ram if nothing changes then ill have to rma :fou: my mobo.

    thanks for your help... :)
  4. Best answer selected by Joab4652.
  5. Joab4652 said:

    It will, but it voids the warranty @ 1.65V.

    Choose 1.5V and be done.
  6. What is your CPU?
  7. nikorr said:
    What is your CPU?

    AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition 3.4GHz
  8. Quote:
    I have a 955BE in mine now with this exact RAM:

    So should I get this one over the one you suggested earlier?
  9. Quote:
    you need an 8GB kit or 4GB.?

    4GB... I dont think I need 8GB :??:
  10. Quote:
    I have used these two 8GB kits in AMD units ASUS motherboards:

    and I'm verified owner in the feedback for both.

    I seriously cant afford that, Im gonna go with the Corsair you mentioned earlier
  11. Quote:
    I swear by it..
    now with this out the way it's all on the motherboard if something is wrong.


    cased closed lol
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