Does changing from 1333 to 1600 DDR3 gains performance? Tags: Corsair DDR3 Intel i7 Performance Memory Last response: June 8, 2012 1:10 PM in Memory Share gertvel June 8, 2012 11:56:04 AM Hello, my system is I7 920 2.66, memory is DDR3 1333 12 gb,( 6 slots by 2gb each) Does changing to 8 Gb 1600 ( 2X 4gb) will gain (or loose ) any performance? And the same question about 3x4 -1600. Thanks . More about : changing 1333 1600 ddr3 gains performance chesteracorgi a b } Memory June 8, 2012 1:10:57 PM Yes there are gains, but the gain is small and is not the best bargain for a performance boost compared to a SSD or a faster processor or GPU. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDoes all DDR3 read at 1333MHz instead of 1600MHz? Forum SolvedDDR3 1333 vs DDR3 1600 -- Noticeable Performance Difference? Forum Solvedis CORSAIR DDR3 4 GB(1 X 4GB) PC RAM (CMV4GX3M1A1600C11) compatible with CORSAIR DDR3 4 GB (1 X 4 GB) PC RAM (CMV4GX3M1A1333C9 Forum SolvedI got a mobo that supports DDR3 1333/1600/1866/2133/2400(OC) ram. My question is... Forum SolvedCan I run 1333MHZ DDR3 Ram on one slot and 1600 MHZ Ram on another slot simultaneously Forum SolvedDDR3 RAM runs at 1333MHz instead of 1600? Forum SolvedUpgrade DDR3 1333 MHZ RAM to DDR3 1600 MHZ Forum Solved1600 mhz with 1333mhz ddr3 Forum Solvedcan i add 1*4gb ddr3 1600fsb 8cas to existing 2*2gb ddr3 1333fsb 9cas?? Forum SolvedNeed to pick your brains ... ddr3 1600 or 1333 for FSB 1333 Forum Solved1333 or 1600 DDR3 RAM for my Asus x44h laptop? Forum Solved2GB DDR3 1600mhz + 4GB DDR3 1333mhz? Forum SolvedCorsair Vengeance DDR3 1600MHz 8GB running in 1333 MHz Forum SolvedDDR3 1333mhz and 1600 mhz Forum SolvedMotherboards that only support this kind of ram DDR3 1333/1600/1866/2133(OC)/2400(OC)/2600(OC) can they support 2133? Forum SolvedDDR3 800/1066/1333/1600/1866 which one to buy for my mobo?? Forum SolvedCorsair Vengeance 1x4GB DDR3 1600MHz or Kingston 2x2GB DDR3 1333MHz? Forum Solved3.Support for DDR3 2200(OC)/1600/1333/1066 MHz memory modules Forum Solvedmemory performance ddr3 1333 Forum Solvedddr3 1600 2x4gb vs 1333 4x2gb for 4 slot mobo / 1x4gb vs 2x2gb for 2 slot mobo Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !