2x4GB RAM 1600 is enough for cpu i7 2600K overclocked 4.5GHz? Tags: Memory RAM Intel i7 CPUs Product Last response: February 17, 2012 10:39 PM in Memory Share henry81 February 14, 2012 12:31:30 AM Hello everyone, I just ask a question that is 2x4GB RAM 1600 is enough for CPU i7 2600K overclocked 4.5GHz with playing games? Thks for your time. Henry More about : 2x4gb ram 1600 cpu 2600k overclocked 5ghz nikorr a c 146 } Memory a b à CPUs February 14, 2012 1:46:19 AM Hi there, Even if u will get more RAM, the games will not benefit from it : ) Overclocked or or not. 8GB is the sweet spot for the games! henry81 February 14, 2012 1:53:41 AM I think so but I haven't got much experiences. Thank you Related resources I7 2600k 1.25vCore 4.5Ghz - Forum New i7 2600K Build - What Would You Do Different? - Forum Does the i7 2600k work with 1600 MHz Memory? - Forum 2600k can OC to 4.5ghz , but BSODs when using the integrated GPU - Forum Choosing RAM for Asrock p67 fatality pro and OCing my i7 2600k - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer nikorr a c 146 } Memory a b à CPUs February 14, 2012 2:47:07 AM I usually recommend 16GB, because it is dirt cheap, and not many people don't do other things on their PC than gaming only. I have 2600K @ 4.5GHz and 16GB RAM. 16GB cost about $45 more than 8GB. So it does not sound like a deal breaker to me. nikorr a c 146 } Memory a b à CPUs February 14, 2012 2:47:53 AM 16GB RAM @ $95 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... henry81 February 14, 2012 3:09:26 AM nikorr said:16GB RAM @ $95 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Thks. Acctually, I'll an i5 2500K with GTX 560Ti graphic card. nikorr a c 146 } Memory a b à CPUs February 14, 2012 3:13:03 AM Yep, gamer's do just that, because the games don't take the advantage of hyper threading. DelroyMonjo a b à CPUs February 14, 2012 3:42:57 AM You can always create a Ramdisk http://memory.dataram.com/products-and-services/softwar... henry81 February 17, 2012 10:39:59 PM thks Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhat should be the best CPU fan kit for my new i7 2600K ? ForumI7 2600K Stable 4.5GHz overclock ? ForumCorsair H70 good enough for OC 2600K beyond 4.5GHZ ? ForumTrouble getting my 2600k stable @ 4.5ghz ForumCore i7 2600k @ 4.5ghz = blue screens ForumI7 3930k vs i7 2600k , OC AIR! Help. ForumI5 2500k @ 4.5ghz 1.352v safe 24/7? ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 ForumDDR3 RAM in a DDR2 slot Forum[Solved] Ram usage is oddly high ForumGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 1866 Ram choice? Forum[Solved] Any updated thoughts? i7 2600k mobo Forum2600k Which Motherboard? No SLI - $1000 total ForumComputer using all RAM doing nothing ForumHow to use more RAM? More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !