1600 ram compatible with i5-2500k? Tags: Memory DDR3 RAM Compatibility Intel i5 Product Last response: February 24, 2011 11:42 PM in Memory Share liminchun February 24, 2011 8:40:20 PM I have just purchased some G.skills ripjaws 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...(2_x_4gb)_240-pin_ddr3-_-20-231-314-_-Product So i was wondering if these rams are compatible with the i5-2500k, on microcenters website its states that the supported memory is only 1066 and 1333 http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... also i purchased a total of 16gb of those ram is it overkill? Thanks in advance More about : 1600 ram compatible 2500k rolli59 a c 241 } Memory February 24, 2011 8:45:35 PM They should work fine although they claim they made these for Sandy Bridge http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 16gb being an overkill is all going to be based on the use, and the speed is fine. m 0 l liminchun February 24, 2011 8:53:46 PM thank you rolli59 i was afraid i wont be able to use it and had to return it. but its for a gaming rig and i cant wait till the mobos come out m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer iceclock a b } Memory February 24, 2011 11:42:17 PM honestly u dont need more than 8 gigs of ram for gaming, over 8 is overkill tbh m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI5-2500K & compatible RAM? Forum Does Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 RAM run with Intel i5-2500k? Forum SolvedIs a DDR3 1600mhz RAM compatible with dh55tc MOBO Forum Solvedtengo una memoria RAM Crucial Ballistix Sport 4GB DDR3 Individual 1600 MT / s, no se que placa madre es compatible con ella Forum SolvedWill 2133MHz RAM work on a 1600MHz compatible motherboard? Forum SolvedWill 2133 Mhz Ram work on 1600 Mhz only compatible motherboard? Forum SolvedCorsair Vengeance DDR3 4 GB (1 x 4 GB) PC RAM (CMZ4GX3M1A1600C9) is is compatible with the mother board ASUS P8B75 - M LX ?? Forum SolvedIs a ddr3 1600mhz ram compatible with my MOBO? Forum SolvedCorsair "CML16GX3M2A1600C9" RAM compatible with ASRock H87M-PRO4? Forum SolvedIs Intel® G645 CPU compatible with KHX1600C9D3B1/4G KINGSTON RAM? Forum Solvedasus p5p43td pro compatibility with 1600mhz ram Forum G.Skill DDR3 RAM F3-1600C11D-16GIS and Intel i3-4330. Are they XMP compatible? Forum Solved1600 MHz Ram Compatible with 1600 OC Motherboard? Forum SolvedRampage III extreme memory compatibility with Kingston KHX1600C10D3B1/8G (Kingston Desktop HyperX RAM DDR3 1600MHz - 8GB.) Forum Is the CML8GX3M2A1600C9 ram compatible with the asus saberthooth becaus its not Forum Solved8GB DDR3 1600MHz RAM Compatibility Question Forum I5-2500k and ram compatibility Forum 1600 mhz ram compatible with 1333mhz ram socket Forum SolvedDDR3 1600 RAM / Mobo Compatibility (and Overclocking) Question: Forum Core i5 760 compatible con ram de 1600 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !