My computer says it's designed for PC2-3200 or PC2-4300 ram can I install PC2-5300 ram in it?

If your motherboard is ONLY capable of using PC2-4300, it will just downclock any PC2-5300 that you put in there.

If you mix the two, BIOS will just synchronize their speed to that of the lowest which is the PC2-4300; even if board is compatible w/ PC2-5300.
coolpizzadude (author)  siliconghost7 years ago
Yeah that's what I thought I just wanted to make sure.