Closed LGA 1155 motherboard questions Tags: Motherboards Intel Last response: February 23, 2012 7:28 PM in Motherboards Share debgram March 13, 2011 11:39:47 PM I want to get this processor: Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) 4 x 256KB L2 Cache 6MB L3 Cache LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80623I52500K Also what RAM should I be looking at? I had this suggestion: G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL7D-4GBXM Now this is the motherboard I'm looking at: ASUS P8P67 DELUXE (REV 3.0) LGA 1155 Intel P67 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard now the memory it can handle is DDR3 2200(O.C.)/2133(O.C.)/1866(O.C.)/ 1600/1333/1066, should the above be good enough and fast enough? I play some games and mostly do a lot of stuff with photos but I want my programs to open faster than they do. Thanks More about : lga 1155 motherboard questions asantesoul March 13, 2011 11:51:53 PM that ram is fine...I was actually using the same ram @ 1333 mhz with a 4.0ghz oc on that same motherboard... maybe consider getting the 1600mhz...then, you'll be good! Score 0 debgram March 14, 2011 12:48:35 AM asantesoul said:that ram is fine...I was actually using the same ram @ 1333 mhz with a 4.0ghz oc on that same motherboard... maybe consider getting the 1600mhz...then, you'll be good! Isn't that what I have there listed, the 1600mhz? Score 0 Related resources Can Pentium Quad Core Processor be used on LGA 1155 Motherboard? - Forum lga1155 & lga1150 compatible motherboard? - Forum lga 1155 motherboard - Forum Upgrading Asus P8H61 Series (LGA 1155) to which motherboard to go for - Forum LGA 1155 Motherboard with 3 way (tri) sli capabilities - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer anort3 a c 199 V Motherboard a c 101 å Intel March 14, 2011 12:59:59 AM I have that same memory Ripjaws X DDR3 1600 cas 7 and it will work great with your new computer. Score 0 debgram March 14, 2011 1:09:36 AM anort3 said:I have that same memory Ripjaws X DDR3 1600 cas 7 and it will work great with your new computer. So I wouldn't need anything faster? Right now I running XP but hope to save enough to get 64 bit Win 7 then add more RAM Score 0 Best solution anort3 a c 199 V Motherboard a c 101 å Intel March 14, 2011 1:13:05 AM DDR3 1600 is Sandy Bridge's "sweet spot". You will be fine with that memory. Share anort3 a c 199 V Motherboard a c 101 å Intel March 14, 2011 1:16:17 AM Not that it matters but I read it wrong I have the 8GB kit. 2 x 4GB modules but it is the same DDR3 1600 cas 7. Score 0 debgram March 14, 2011 2:43:08 AM Best answer selected by debgram. Score 0 debgram March 14, 2011 2:43:50 AM cool sounds like I'm going to have a pretty good system for my use. Thanks Score 0 Mousemonkey a b V Motherboard February 23, 2012 7:28:07 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI bought a CPU cooler that is LGA 1150 supported, but I have an LGA 1155 motherboard, will it still work? Forum SolvedMotherboard for LGA1155, SLI GTX 670 Forum SolvedCheapest quality LGA 1155/1150 motherboard that supports crossfire? Forum SolvedFoxconn H61AP ATX LGA1155 Motherboard and Asus HD7790-DC2OC-1GD5 - No Output. Forum SolvedMotherboards with LGA 1155 socket suggestions? Forum SolvedWhat is the cheapest micro-ATX motherboard that have LGA1155 socket (for Intel core i5 3330) and PCIe X16 3.0 slot? Forum Solvedcan intel cpu i5 4670k Lga 1150, work in ASUS P8Z77-V LK Lga-1155 motherboard Forum SolvedNeed LGA 1155 Mini-XT Motherboard with at least 5 SATA ports! Forum SolvedAdding RAM to 16gb and changing motherboard LGA 1155 Forum Solvedbest LGA1155 motherboard for gaming and overclocking Forum SolvedWill the Cooler Master Hyper101 work with the GIGABYTE GA-H61M-DS2 LGA 1155 Intel H61 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard Forum Solvedpc case for a LGA 1155 motherboard Forum Solvedpower supply for my lga 1155 motherboard Forum SolvedDo all LGA1155 motherboards that support DDR3 support DDR3 1333mhz ram? Forum SolvedHelp unbend asus h61 lga 1155 motherboard socket pins! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !