Can i run ddr2 on ddr3 motherboard? Tags: DDR2 DDR3 Motherboards Last response: June 8, 2012 11:43 AM in Motherboards Share purdew112 June 8, 2012 11:05:25 AM Hello, I have an MSI 740GTM-P21 MB w/DDR2 and want to know what utility I can use to keep my DDR2 on a new motherboard w/DDR3 More about : run ddr2 ddr3 motherboard DJDeCiBeL a c 137 V Motherboard June 8, 2012 11:31:35 AM You can't. Same pin count, but totally different "keying" on the modules. Can't be done. m 0 l jaquith a c 717 V Motherboard June 8, 2012 11:43:03 AM No as said, and the good news is a 2x4GB kit is ~$45-$50 or a 2x2GB kit is ~$25-$30. note: you will need a 64-bit OS to access >4GB. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Saphire 5450 hd ddr3 run on ddr2 motherboard ? Forum Can i run ddr2 on ddr3 motherboard? Forum Can u run ddr2 on ddr3 motherboard? Forum GTS 250 ddr3 run on dg33tl ddr2 motherboard Forum Solvedmotherboard DDR2 or DDR3 Forum SolvedCan both DDR2 & DDR3 ram be used together with an AM3 cpu on an ASRock 960GC-GS FX motherboard? Forum SolvedMotherboard with DDR2 and DDR3 Forum SolvedDDR2 and DDR3 Motherboard support Forum Solvedcan I run ati hd 6670 1gb ddr3 on my asus p5g41c-m lx mother board? I have intel core2 duo e4400 2GHz processor, 2GB ddr2 RAM Forum Solvedddr3 graphics card supports ddr2 motherboard Forum SolvedCan a DDR3 videocard work on my DDR2 motherboard? Forum Solvedwill a motherboard msi-h81m-e33 that supports ddr3 also support older ddr2 ram? Forum SolvedGraphics Card with DDR3 Memory on DDR2 Motherboard Compatibility Forum Solved[RAM upgrade] 8GB DDR2 or 8GB DDR3 and new motherboard. Forum Solvedi have ddr2 ram and i want to upgrade it to ddr3 ram,so can i put ddr3 ram in my motherboard Forum SolvedDDr3 VGA on DDR2 motherboard Forum Solvedmy motherboard is ddr2 ... can i use ddr3 graphic card in it???? help plzzz Forum SolvedMy motherboard is asus M2N68-CM, i believe its supporting DDR2 modules only.will it support DDR3 graphics card? Forum SolvedA Motherboard question about ddr2 and ddr3 Forum SolvedCan a ddr2 motherboard support ddr3 grafics ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !