Question about dual-channel configuration Tags: Memory Dual Channel Configuration DIMM Last response: May 21, 2004 10:30 PM in Memory Share Ganache May 20, 2004 9:17:04 PM Hi guys, I got a asus a7n8x-x board with a DDR 400 512mb dimm from ( micron i think ) I plan on putting another dimm to have 1 gig running in dual channel mode. <b>QUESTION</b>: Do i REALLY need to buy the excact same dimm module, or another good quality dimm should run everything fine ??? <b>FACTS</b>: I got a XP2500 running at 333 ( may overclock CPU as bit by FSB ) ram will NOT be overclocked, and mostly will run UNDER 400mhz. opinions ? More about : question dual channel configuration Cybercraig May 21, 2004 1:37:56 AM Get another 512mb PC3200 stick from either Micron or Infineon and you are home. :smile: . "I am become death, the destroyer of worlds. Now, let's eat! Nights_L May 21, 2004 5:43:25 AM Quote:I got a asus a7n8x-x board If I'm not mistaken, that's a nForce2 400 based, which is a <b>Single Channel</b> chipset so, sorry, Dual Channel is not for you.. You'll get one gig of ram, but in single channel mode Related resources Question about Dual-Channel ram, Crucial, A-Data ? - Forum Question about dual-channel memory - Forum Question about Dual-Channel - Forum Questions About Dual-Channel Memory - Forum questions about dualchannel ram - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Cybercraig May 21, 2004 6:02:22 AM Damn Nights, you're right! The X version does NOT support dual channel. It doesn't matter that much what he sticks in those memory slots! :frown: "I am become death, the destroyer of worlds. Now, let's eat! Cybercraig May 21, 2004 6:02:23 AM Damn Nights, you're right! The X version does NOT support dual channel. It doesn't matter that much what he sticks in those memory slots! :frown: "I am become death, the destroyer of worlds. Now, let's eat! Cybercraig May 21, 2004 6:05:39 AM Sorry for the double post, but Nights is right! You done bought the SINGLE channel board! No DUAL CHANNEL for you! "I am become death, the destroyer of worlds. Now, let's eat! Ganache May 21, 2004 7:05:47 PM thx guys, so i guess it will be simple ! i don't think there will be a big diff in performance anyway. Nights_L May 21, 2004 10:30:48 PM I thought i said sth wrong that you have to say DAMN twice to me.. :tongue: Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedQuestion about Monitor Configuration Forum SolvedQuestion about storage configuration for gaming PC Forum A question about FAN CONFIGURATION... Forum SolvedQuestions about an SSD/HDD configuration Forum SolvedI'm buying a Gaming PC, & I have questions about the configuration Forum Question about my current memory configuration Forum SolvedQuestion about configuring RAID 0 Forum Dual-Channel Configuration Forum question about P5W DH Deluxe hard drive configuration Forum Questions about current configuration and possible upgrade(s) Forum Question about computer configuration Forum SolvedSimple question about configuring SSD and HDD in raid Forum SolvedQuick dual-channel memory question Forum SolvedNewbie Question about Push-Pull Configurations on the Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo... Forum Sabertooth 990FX and dual-channel RAM question Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !