Go Back   Hardware Canucks > HARDWARE > CPU's and Motherboards

    
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old January 30, 2012, 01:05 AM
Top Prospect
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 72

My System Specs

Default ASROCK 990fx...

I am in the process of building my first rig i just ordered my case my motherboard and my CPU. And was about to order my RAM when it says compatible with Phenom II and llano. I have the Zambezi 6 core will the RAM br compatible? Links to MOBO and RAM below!

Newegg.com - G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-4GBXL RAM

Newegg.com - ASRock 990FX Extreme3 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS MOBO
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old January 30, 2012, 01:49 AM
Galcobar's Avatar
MVP
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Richmond, B.C.
Posts: 437

My System Specs

Default

Go to the mobo manufacturer's website and check the Qualified Vendors List for RAM the manufacturer has determined will work with that model of motherboard.

That said, if you're building a gaming rig -- the low amount of RAM you're looking at suggests you're not dealing with computational science or CGI -- Zambezi is not an optimal choice.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Crosshair V vs Sabertooth 990FX Masteroderus New Builds 6 January 10, 2012 09:12 PM
Asus Sabertooth 990FX Issues lechumbl CPU's and Motherboards 19 November 22, 2011 07:45 PM
RAM Advice for Asus Sabertooth 990FX AM3+ Rikan S-087 RAM 5 September 29, 2011 06:32 AM
990FX Upgrade - XFire or SLi? Caldezar New Builds 126 July 13, 2011 06:19 AM
990FX with Phenom II x4 980 vs i5-2400 Comparison PerryC Reviews & Articles from the Web 3 May 30, 2011 03:09 PM