What to look for in RAM? Tags: Memory RAM Last response: August 28, 2010 12:51 AM in Memory Share andylim09 August 27, 2010 8:26:09 PM I am a little confused on what RAM to get. When comparing RAM, you compare the capacity and speed right? Is there anything else I should know about RAM? More about : ram tecmo34 a b } Memory August 28, 2010 12:51:31 AM You need to look at the following things: 1) Latency - Timings (lower is typically better) 2) Speed - MHz 3) Voltage - What is your voltage and does it meet your CPU's specs (Intel i3, i5, i7 less than 1.65V) 4) Manufacturer - Is it a good manufacturer like Corsair, Mushkin, G.SKILL.. 5) Compatiablity - Is the RAM on the QVL list for your motherboard (not a must but is always nice!!) m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat does a boot-up without RAM usually look like? Forum What should I look for when buying ram for Toshiba e55? Forum Solvedwhat ram should i get??? i have few im looking at Forum SolvedLooking to upgrade my gaming rig, what should i go for? $250 budget (CPU, RAM, Graphics Card, Hard Drive...) Forum What specs to look for when buying RAM? Forum Solvedwhat am i looking for when im picking ram? Forum What should I look for when buying a RAM? Forum SolvedWhen looking for RAM, what do i need? Forum What to look for when buying ram Forum Dont know what to look for in ram please help. Forum SolvedLooking for advice on what MOBO/RAM to get Forum Looking to upgrade from 24in monitor for primarily gaming. I'm running a evga 760 gtx oc, 12g ram, i7. What's going to perform Forum SolvedWhat RAM should I be looking for? Forum Solvedwhat is the main component to a computer A B C or D try not to look it up Forum SolvedWhat to look for Forum SolvedWhat can i look forward to with a ps4. Forum SolvedWhat's important to look at besides GHz? Forum SolvedWhat should I look for when buying a new monitor? Forum SolvedSo I am looking to upgrade my aging system, what should I look into? Forum SolvedHello guys. Look at my system and propose me the BEST RAM! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !