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tuscan440

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i just want to know if some ram im thinkin of buying will work properly in my current system (upgrading to 2gb)
i currently have an asus a7n8x deluxe which has 3 dual channel DDR SDRAM DIMMS (up to 3GB) with the nforce2 chipset
it currently has 2x256mb sticks in the slot one and two, and a 512mb (CL3,64megx72) stick in the 3rd slot,
info here at http://www.crucial.c...DULE=CT6472Z40B

now my first question is will it support high density ram? secondly if the CL of the 512mb stick is 3 can i get a 1gb stick running at CL 2.5 and run it in a seperate channel without any problems or will this cause a conflict?
the plan is to get an identical stick for the other 512mb stick and put them in the one channel, then with the one spare slot i will fill with the 1gb stick with a diferent CL. (the CL will be the only difference between the sticks)
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Look your motherboard up at Crucial.com, they will give you a list of memory that they guarantee that 1) your board will like the memory and 2) it's good and error free, otherwise refund or your money back.
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The 512 should be in slot 1
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