Is there a problem using a single module in a dual channel mobo? Tags: Memory Dual Channel Last response: March 3, 2013 4:16 PM in Memory Share Enderegg March 3, 2013 3:53:42 PM If I buy a single 8gb stick and my mobo is dual channel will I lose memory? Is there a big difference if I use 2x4gb? More about : problem single module dual channel mobo rolli59 a c 230 } Memory March 3, 2013 4:03:00 PM No you will not loose any except 2x4GB would be slightly faster but not noticeably. daswilhelm a b } Memory March 3, 2013 4:16:43 PM you will be operating in single channel mode. won't cause you any problems, although i would recommend a 2x4 setup. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources DDR3 Dual Channel or Single module 4GB!!!! Forum Single Channel RAM in Dual Channel Mobo ? Forum Installing dual and single channel ddr in the same computer Forum Bootup problem : Triple channel memory modules in dual channel mobos? Forum 6 GB Single Channel vs 4GB Dual Channel Forum 4gb ddr2-800 dual-channel vs 6gb ddr2-1066 single-channel Forum Dual vs. Single Channel Forum Single channel 3 GB vs dual channel 2 GB Forum dual/single channel ram question (new comp after 4 years off Forum Single Channel Dual Channel .. What the hell??? Forum Single module in dual channel motherboard Forum Single , Dual and Triple, Quad Channel RAM Forum DDR2 Single Module Chip or DD2 Dual Channel Set? Forum A7N8X-E Deluxe Dual Channel = Bad RAM? (or two modules = b.. Forum Big difference between Single and Dual-channel RAM? Forum Dual channel vs single channel ddr3 Forum Single RAM in Dual Channel , 1333 MHz in 1066 MHz Slot Forum Single channel vs dual channel ? Forum Intel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !