Is Corsair memory CPU specific Tags: Corsair AMD Memory Last response: October 4, 2012 3:03 PM in Memory Share doobyman October 4, 2012 12:28:45 PM Hi all i have an AMD phenomIIx4 965 3.4GHzBE last time i built a new rig Memory was Memory and as long as your board supported it you were good to go " yep its been a long time " now i need DD3 and i am reading that you have DD3 for AMD and DDR3 for Intel i am looking to buy : Corsair Vengeance 4GB Dual Channel Memory PC3-12800 1600MHz DDR3 will this work with the AMD and am i right in assuming that the only differance is it was tested and guaranteed for specific CPU but will work on both AMD and Intel all help greatfuly receved More about : corsair memory cpu specific thexalchemist October 4, 2012 12:51:55 PM You can use pretty much any ram for Intel or amd CPUs. Just don't go lower or past 1333 or 1600 frequencies. These are the sweet spots doobyman October 4, 2012 1:00:34 PM thank you for the reply so AMD and Intel can use same DDR3 ram as each other with no problems Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer keithmfr October 4, 2012 3:03:10 PM The processor you are using supports both DDR2 and DDR3 RAM. As long as it's either of these and they fit your board you're set. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumMixing Memory Brands Specifically Corsair and OCZ ForumGTX 680 vs Radeon 7970 (liquid cooled, specific questions) ForumCrash while playing specific games ForumNeed advice for saving or improving on a specific build ForumComputer crashes on specific games. ForumI Bought Corsair Vengence memory "Not sure if good" Forum[ Memory ] Corsair XMS3 compatibility issues with Asus z77 Pro ForumPC Build for SPECIFIC FUNCTIONALITY ForumCPU Question about L1 and L2Cache (AMD specific ) ForumCorsair 's 1.35v memory - is it worth it? ForumWhat cpu aftermarket cooler is compatible with Corsair Vengeance? ForumHelp request on photography specific build ForumCorsair Vengeance 1866 memory question ForumP6T and Corsair XMS 3 memory ForumSpecific Gaming Setup (around $800-$1000 budget) ForumSome specific questions regarding a new machine ForumHelp updating BIOS More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !