Solved How does ram memory work? DDR3 speeds ect Tags: Memory DDR3 RAM Overclocking Product Last response: October 5, 2012 7:14 AM in Overclocking Share jaylopez508 September 20, 2012 2:25:25 AM DDR3 1066 (PC3 8500) DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) DDR3 1866 (PC3 15000) DDR3 2000 (PC3 16000) DDR3 2133 (PC3 17000) DDR3 2400 (PC3 19200) DDR3 2600 (PC3 20800) DDR3 2666 (PC3 21300) DDR3 2800 (PC3 22400) what is fast what is slow? what is newer? More about : ram memory work ddr3 speeds ect nna2 a b } Memory a b K Overclocking September 20, 2012 2:50:18 AM technical stuff bout DDR ram http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/167 2800MHz is technically the newest, but it yields about a 2% difference over somthing like DDR3 1333MHz, and at a massive price increase, so going for high frequency ram is not really smart jaylopez508 September 20, 2012 2:59:41 AM so DDR3 1333 is faster than 1600? if i get 16gbs at 1333 would it matter compared to 16gb at 1600? Related resources How does memory work for size in motherboard - Forum DDR3 1866 Ram - Forum Ram speeds (ddr 2 slower ram compared to ddr3 faster ram ) for gaming - Forum 1st Build for Entertainment (movies ect ) - Forum If my laptop says it supports ddr3 memory , can i get any type of ddr3 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer amuffin a b } Memory a c 148 K Overclocking September 20, 2012 3:07:35 AM You'd get identical performance, just get whatever is cheaper! There is no real world difference between 1333mhz and whatever else they have higher. nna2 a b } Memory a b K Overclocking September 20, 2012 3:27:24 AM depending on what you plan to do 16GB+ may be better than 4 or 8 if you plan to build a gaming machine i would recommend getting 8GB (2x4GB) jaylopez508 September 20, 2012 5:00:53 AM only 8gb? why not 16? im gonna be running a 2500k OC 2 560tis what ram should i buy from who? gskill kingston? and debating on for after market http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... or http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Best solution amuffin a b } Memory a c 148 K Overclocking September 20, 2012 6:21:16 AM Whatever is cheaper, most games don't take up more than 4gb of ram because they are 32bit programs. Are you only gaming? jaylopez508 September 20, 2012 6:33:41 AM yeah i am gaming amuffin a b } Memory a c 148 K Overclocking September 20, 2012 6:40:06 AM So 8gb of ram is fine. jaylopez508 September 20, 2012 6:41:18 AM ok what intel overcooler do you recommend? amuffin a b } Memory a c 148 K Overclocking September 20, 2012 6:43:41 AM Hm...? jaylopez508 September 20, 2012 6:44:49 AM opps after marker cooler* amuffin a b } Memory a c 148 K Overclocking September 20, 2012 6:46:26 AM Stay on topic.... You didn't give any info either. jaylopez508 September 20, 2012 6:47:22 AM ok sorry ill make a new post and i have two links way up there jaylopez508 September 20, 2012 6:47:28 AM Best answer selected by jaylopez508. cbrunnem a b K Overclocking September 20, 2012 10:31:57 PM amuffin said:Stay on topic.... You didn't give any info either. wow its his own thread he can do what he wants Fosters October 5, 2012 7:14:20 AM Id buy CORSAIR Dominator Platinum 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 ... FOR THE BING! also it don't matter for Gaming GO FOR BING! haha http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ill be honest i got Four just for the look of it....but it is very Stable and Solid . anyways good luck Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDDR3 1600 RAM / Mobo Compatibility (and Overclocking) Question: ForumDoes CPU Support Memory Speed ? ForumHelp with ram speeds not working Forumdoes BIOSTAR G31DM-7 support ddr3 graphic card.. ForumHow to choose the right DDR3 memory ForumHow does memory speed relate to FSB? ForumWhy is Dell selling Dual Channel DDR3 Ram vs. Tripple Channel DDR3 Ram ForumCore i3-2120 using DDR3 1600 RAM ? ForumRAM Speed ForumShould I connect all my case fans to a PWM slot? ForumHow much of a performance increase should i notice in games? ForumHow to Overclock New IVY Bridge Processor along with RAM??? Forum[Solved] How to know when stable. Forum[Solved] How much space do I need for proper side fan ventilation? ForumOverclocking will this work? More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !