RAM Speed Question with OC CPU Tags: Memory RAM Product Last response: June 16, 2011 4:09 AM in Memory Share ntensive995 June 15, 2011 8:53:52 PM Hey guys. Firstly, thank you in advance for any responses. I am building a new system and ordering it within the next hour or so. My setup looks like this: i7-2600k ASUS P8P67 Revolution MOBO w/ NF100 1200W CM Modular PSU 64GB OCZ SSD 1TB WD Cav. Black HDD 580GTX GPU Noctura ND-D14 Win 7 Premium 64-bit HAF 932 Case Right now I have this RAM selected: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I chose it due to the speed, reviews, and CAS latency. However, if I wish to OC my CPU to at least 4.4ghz or so, is there a certain RAM someone would better recommend? And why? More about : ram speed question cpu wonder44 June 16, 2011 3:31:02 AM Most ddr3 ram sticks these days are fast. overclocking youre cpu will not effect the ram, however, there is no need to overclock the cpu, its fast enough as it is. unless youre 3d HD video editing. but yes that ram will be fine. m 0 l Leaps-from-Shadows a b } Memory June 16, 2011 4:09:04 AM For Sandy Bridge systems like yours and mine, overclocking the CPU is completely independent of the RAM. If you do wish to overclock the RAM, that kit seems to do quite well in reviews. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedReduced RAM speed when OC'ing cpu Forum RAM speed dropped when i OC'd my CPU. Fix? Forum CPU and Ram speed question Forum SolvedQuestion about RAM Speed and APU? Forum SolvedRAM speed for this CPU and Motherboard Forum SolvedRam Speed Question Forum SolvedCPU Speed After O.C Forum SolvedWhat speed should I OC my CPU to? Forum SolvedWhat speed should I OC my CPU to? Forum SolvedAsrock H87M ram speed question Forum SolvedI got a mobo that supports DDR3 1333/1600/1866/2133/2400(OC) ram. My question is... Forum SolvedQuestion about changing RAM speed Forum SolvedCPU / RAM speed mismatch 1066 vs 1333 Forum SolvedRam compatibility/speed question Forum SolvedGood ram speed for OC at 4.5Ghz Forum SolvedCPU/RAM bottleneck? Ram speed to high? Forum Solvedcan overclocking a cpu slow down your ram speed? Forum SolvedRAM Speed - CPU-Z Accurate? Forum SolvedRam Voltages Question. Does it make speed difference? Forum Solvedcpu and ram speed Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !