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Old 8th October, 2005, 01:19 AM
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No. The memory controller is located on the processor itself. That small $400 thing with the AMD sticker on it. No matter what board is used socket 939 processors can only handle 4GB of RAM maximum. With the new cores the can handle 4 sticks of RAM at 2T command, which takes a big hit on performance.
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