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Could i underclock the ram to be within spec??

I have a p55 chipset that supports up to 1333mhz ram so i currently have 2x2gb of that.
i want to get 2x4gb sticks. so i'm thinking can i get some ram that is faster than 1333mhz then underclock so i can de-underclock (?) it when i upgrade chipset to support faster ram in the future?

i has core i5 650 OC @4ghz and foxconn p55a board - very shabby.
http://www.foxconnchannel.com/ProductDetail.aspx?T=motherboard&U=en-us0000470

thank
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  1. If that makes sense...
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    You do not have to underclock the ram in order to use it , if you put the 1600mhz ram in then the motherboards bios will automaticly clock it at the default speed which is either 1066mhz or 1333mhz.
  3. ENJOIPANDABURGERS said:
    If that makes sense...


    My head is still spinning. :pt1cable: :pt1cable:
  4. ooh that is sweat... thankyou!
  5. Best answer selected by enjoipandaburgers.
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