Closed Question about ram Tags: Corsair DDR RAM Crucial Motherboards Memory Last response: February 8, 2013 4:01 AM in Memory Share wbro1606 February 1, 2013 12:08:20 AM Hello, I'm looking to upgrade ram for my computer and the crucial scan show's my ram as DDR PC2-5300 my question is is that a fancy way of saying ddr2? because my motherboard specs says it runs dd2 More about : question ram Best solution Xttony a b V Motherboard a b } Memory February 1, 2013 8:54:21 AM Share Well it is ddr2. You can simply say that pc2 5300 here represents ram type(DDR type) and ram frequency. So PC2 5300 means that DDR2 ram with frequency/speed 667MHz wbro1606 February 8, 2013 4:01:17 AM Best answer selected by wbro1606. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumQuestion about the ASUS P5WD2 premium motherboard and a RAM upgrade: ForumRAM Voltage Question about CPU ForumQuestion about RAM /Memory ForumQuestion about Laptop's RAM (again) ForumQuestion about DRAM Led and RAM ForumQuestion about RAM . New to this... ForumQuestion about RAM timing 9-9-9-24 & 9-9-9-24-2N ForumQuestion About Motherboard/ RAM ForumQuestion about ram ForumA Question About Ram ForumQuestion about RAM and the ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ForumQuestion about G.SKILL ram ForumQuestion about GPU/ RAM /Motherboard ForumRam Question about ECS P4M800PRO-M (V2.0) ForumQuestion about RAM . ForumRandom question about ram . ForumWeird question about the Ram clips Forum2 Sticks or 1 More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !