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! m 0 l henry81 February 14, 2012 1:53:41 AM I think so but I haven't got much experiences. Thank you m 0 l Related resources I7 2600K Stable 4.5GHz overclock? - Forum I7 2600k 4.5Ghz Overclock voltage for my rig? - Forum I7 2600k with 1600MHz RAM (1.5V) - Forum i7 2600K Overclocking RAM Help - Forum DDR3 1600 RAM messing up i7 2600k Sandybridge??? - 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. m 0 l 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... m 0 l 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. m 0 l 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. m 0 l 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... m 0 l henry81 February 17, 2012 10:39:59 PM thks m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Intel i7 2600k broken by 1600 RAM?! Forum SolvedDo I have to overclock my CPU to run 1600mhz DDR3 ram? Forum [CPU] Need advice on overclocking i7 2600k to 4.5 GHz Forum Safe temperature overclock for i7 2600K CPU? Forum OCing i7 950 CPU with DDR3 1600 RAM on Sabertooth x58 mobo Forum Upgrade advice, mobo,cpu,ram. Asus P6T, Gskill DDR3 1600, i7 920 Forum Overclocking CPU/RAM to 1600 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !