Utilizing RAM Tags: Memory Cooler Master RAM Product Last response: December 20, 2009 2:14 PM in Memory Share escape571 December 20, 2009 11:31:20 AM Hello everyone, I am building my own PC and I am choosing these Parts: AMD PHENOM II X2 550 BLACK 3.1GHZ 7MB L3 DUAL CORE (AM3) 4GB PC-12800 DDR3 1600 RAM KINGSTON HYPER-X KIT (2GB X 2PCS) SAPPHIRE / MSI HD5770 1GB DDR5 PCI-E VGA CARD (OC EDITION) MSI 770-C45 DDR3 M/B 22X LG DVD-RW S-ATA COOLERMASTER GLADIATOR 600 CASING 650W COOLERMASTER EXTREME PSU My questions are: 1. Are these parts going to work together well? 2. Would I be able to utilize the Performance Ram of 1600 with this AMD X2 550 BE processor? Or should I just go and get a regular ram of 1333? Please advice. Thanks you in advance. More about : utilizing ram ares1214 December 20, 2009 1:05:26 PM i dont know if you can buy from newegg, but look at these: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... the rest is good and 1333 is better unless you plan on oc'ing, then go with 1600. shovenose December 20, 2009 2:14:37 PM to keep costs down, i would stick with 1333 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumIs there a way of utilizing 4gb ram on 32bit Xp? ForumPC Not Utilizing all my RAM ForumPC Not Utilizing SLI? ForumWhoppix 2.7 looks cool, but having problems utilizing it!! ForumUtilizing graphics card to accelerate non gaming desktop application ForumRAID by Gigabyte BIOS on Win7 machine (but not utilizing Win7 HDD) ForumDiablo 3 Not utilizing entire GPU ForumCpu/mobo compatible tho not utilizing cpu's power ForumTwo SSD's in Raid 0, Windows not utilizing them ForumAM4 Socket CPU Utilizing DDR4? ForumUtilizing 2 Hd's Forumspoolsv.exe utilizing 99% processor time ForumSwitching motherboards and utilizing RAID 0 ForumHow do I Utilize all of my RAM ? ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !