Asus Maximus III Gene what memory to buy? Tags: Asus Memory Motherboards Last response: September 8, 2011 9:45 PM in Motherboards Share strikermax September 8, 2011 5:50:59 PM Hi Everyone I will be buying a Asus Maximus III Gene motherboard.. with a i7 2600K cpu. Mostly using it for gaming. I need help deciding what memory is the best bang for the buck... Does Cas Latency and timing make a big difference? I look forward in hearing your suggentions!!! Thanks More about : asus maximus iii gene memory buy | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove itzdanielp Memory Master Motherboard Master September 8, 2011 5:53:20 PM Just pointing this out.... The Maximus III Gene MB is an LGA 1156 motherboard. 1st Gen i-series processor The i7 2600k is an LGA 1155 CPU. 2nd Gen i-series processor. Your CPU will not work with your Motherboard. | Report abuse itzdanielp Memory Master Motherboard Master September 8, 2011 6:01:08 PM If you want to stay with the Maximus line and keep the 2600k you need this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... or http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... | Report abuse itzdanielp Memory Master Motherboard Master September 8, 2011 6:02:56 PM For RAM, these are pretty popular, high performance RAM 8GB is plenty for anything you will be doing, but if you want more you can always get a second set, RAM has gotten very inexpensive. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... | Report abuse strikermax September 8, 2011 9:37:15 PM I am sorry, my mistake I was looking at the ASUS Maximus IV Gene-Z LGA 1155 Intel Z68 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... and I am not sure what memory is best.. You won't get memory with CAS Latency 7? is it not worth it? | Report abuse itzdanielp Memory Master Motherboard Master September 8, 2011 9:45:32 PM the lower timing RAM are definitely better, but they are very expensive. You can spend the extra money, but you won't have a noticeable difference. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Motherboards>Asus Maximus III Gene what memory to buy?> Related ressources: ForumAsus Maximus Gene III memory issues! ForumBios Asus maximus III Gene shows just 4088 out of 4096MB internal memo ForumWhats the diffrence between Maximus III Gene and P7P55D ?? Forum2133Mhz RAM in ASUS Maximus V Gene ForumCan the asus maximus III use patriot memory sector 5 ForumAsus Maximus III GENE and Corsair Donminator ForumAsus Rampage Gene II or Maximus Gene III ? ForumI5-750 + ASUS Maximus III GENE or Phn II x4 955 + MSI 890GXM-G65 ForumAsus Maximus IV Gene -Z and XFX Radeon 6970 ForumAsus Maximus III Gene Help! ForumDoes the maximus v gene sound card supports 7.1 sorround ForumIs the Asus Maximus 3 Gene really that good? ForumMemory to Asus Rampage III Gene ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 Forum[Solved] Good RAM for Asus M4A77TD? ForumASUS Rampage II Extreme LCD Poster broke? ForumAsus P4P800 Forum[Solved] Replacing Memory to 8GB ForumMemory experts, expertiese, needed. ForumAnyBody body have Asus p5g41t-mlx3 mobo plz help!! More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !