Adding ram to machine with pc2 10500 Tags: Chipsets RAM Motherboards Last response: December 27, 2012 7:00 PM in Motherboards Share jgco2005 December 27, 2012 2:24:11 AM Hello, the machine im adding to says iut can max out at 8gb ram. it has 4 in it. i bought 4 more...but the new ram was pc3 10500....will these not work together? More about : adding ram machine pc2 10500 te100 a b V Motherboard December 27, 2012 3:44:47 AM do you mean pc3 10600? what machine do you have? jgco2005 December 27, 2012 1:14:31 PM its just an acer quad core desktop....can pc2 and pc3 work together or not cuz for some reason it wasnt booting correctly when i tried mixing the two Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer te100 a b V Motherboard December 27, 2012 7:00:27 PM pc2 is ddr2 pc3 is ddr3 they are incompatible and I dont believe they will even fit in the same socket. whats the model number of your acer comp? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumI need some 2GB sticks of pc2 8500 ram ... Forum$700 3D & Graphics Machine ForumPC2 4200U memory with PC 2 5300 ram Forum5.0 Ghz Intel Gulftown, 6 cores, 6 GB RAM , $$$X? Forum2GB (2x1GB) DDR2 800 ( PC2 6400) or 4GB (2x2GB) DDR2 667 ( PC2 5300) ForumASRock 775Dual-VSTA - DDR2 PC2 5300 or 5400? [UPGRADING] ForumPC2 8500: 1.8v by default, but is 2.1v overclocked? ForumASUS P5Q OCZ PC2 6400 problem ForumPC2 8500 1066MHz...worth paying for ? ForumUpgrading from PC2 3200 to PC2 4200 Forum$1500 for a FAST Machine (Photoshop/Lightroom) I am completely lost :) ForumNew gaming build refinement ForumSurfing & Gaming PC built around GTX-280 ForumFirst Time Gaming Build About to Order!!! ForumUpgrade to SSD or upgrade CPU MB and RAM ForumHelp with new mid-price gaming machine for FSX ForumIs this build worth it? ForumAdding RAM slowed my system *down*? ForumHelp updating BIOS ForumHelp with a first time build More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !