Which quad kit of RAM should I get? Tags: Memory G.SKILL RAM Quad Product Last response: May 30, 2012 8:22 PM in Memory Share irsninja May 30, 2012 5:42:11 PM I'm a noob, and dont understand timings so which kit will preform better on a x79 system? G.SKILL Ripjaws Z Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) 1600MHz 9-9-9-24 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... or G.SKILL Ripjaws Z Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) 2133MHz 11-11-11-30 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... If the second one, is the performance difference enough to justify the $30 price difference Yes I know you have to xmp the second one. feel free to make any suggestions. More about : quad kit ram abekl a b } Memory May 30, 2012 6:06:34 PM Hi. You need to XMP the first one also, just so you know. I would go with the first kit. The second kit isn't worth the extra money. m 0 l THE UNKNOWN a b } Memory May 30, 2012 6:33:38 PM Take 2133 over 1600 m 0 l Related resources Which 32GB RAM kit should I get? - Forum Which (2x4GB) ram kit should I get? - Forum Unreal Development Kit or CryDev? which one should I download - Forum Quad channel RAM kit question - Forum What RAM Kit Should I Buy - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer irsninja May 30, 2012 7:59:41 PM abekl said:Hi. You need to XMP the first one also, just so you know. I would go with the first kit. The second kit isn't worth the extra money. X79 systems take 1600MHz without xmp m 0 l geofelt a c 104 } Memory May 30, 2012 8:09:47 PM Faster ram speeds are not much worth it. Perhaps 1-2% real app performance. Read this article on ram scaling: http://www.anandtech.com/show/4503/sandy-bridge-memory-... m 0 l abekl a b } Memory May 30, 2012 8:22:45 PM irsninja said:X79 systems take 1600MHz without xmp Good to know. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhich RAM kit would be best for overclocking and gaming on ultra settings? Forum Solvedwhich 32gb Ram kit Forum SolvedWhich water cooling kit should I get? Forum Quad channel Memory kit - Which ones Forum SolvedWhich is the best RAM kit for me? Forum Which of these RAM kits should I get? Forum Quad kit ram problem Forum Which watercooling kit should I buy? Forum SolvedWhich kit should I get? Forum SolvedWhich 4 GB RAM kit to buy with Asus P5K-E Forum SolvedMy mother board is a JOSHUA-H61-UATX i have 8 of ram and AMD a10-1700 quad, what video card should i buy so i can play some ga Forum Which memory kit should I get for gaming? Forum SolvedWhich RAM Should I buy ?? Forum SolvedWhich RAM should I buy ? Forum SolvedWhich RAM should I buy for around 100 dollars on newegg ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !