Which RAM is better for my new build? Tags: Asus RAM New Build Motherboards Last response: June 17, 2012 6:11 PM in Motherboards Share twogunpete June 8, 2012 1:42:13 PM Hi All, Just finishing my new build, and would like your opinion on RAM please. Which is better (i eill have 32gb for video editing/transcoding) Corsair Vengeance Black 16GB 2X8GB DDR3-1600 CL10-10-10-27 1.5V Dual Channel Memory Kit. http://ncix.com/products/?sku=66354&vpn=CMZ16GX3M2A1600... Or Crucial Ballistix Sport 16GB 2X8GB PC3-12800 DDR3-1600 1.5V CL9 Dual Channel Memory Kit. http://ncix.com/products/?sku=68899&vpn=BLS2KIT8G3D1609... Is the Crucial Ballistix faster because the latency is lower? The rest of my build: i7 3770k H100 cpu cooler Asus p877v deluxe Msi gtx560ti hawk Xfx black ltd 1000w psu Vertex 3 120gb boot drive Seagate 3tb data drive Bitfenix colossus venom case Asus dvd/bd burner Please weigh in. Thanks! More about : ram build rolli59 a c 307 Ĉ ASUS a c 1163 V Motherboard June 8, 2012 2:49:01 PM Yes the Crucial is faster. m 0 l twogunpete June 8, 2012 2:51:06 PM Sorry, forgot to add that the Crucial has 9 9 9 24 timing. Would anything about the Corsair make it better than the Crucial? Thanks m 0 l Related resources Which of these two 16 GB RAM kits would be better to buy for my first build? - Forum Which RAM speed (new build) ? - Forum New Build Which is better. - Forum which is a better deal my build or new eggs build - Forum Two case airflow options for my new build, which will be better? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rolli59 a c 307 Ĉ ASUS a c 1163 V Motherboard June 8, 2012 2:57:32 PM Both are reputable companies and have been on the market for a long time. Both meet the specification for your lga1155 hardware. Quality wise they should be identical and offer lifetime warranty. m 0 l twogunpete June 17, 2012 6:11:13 PM Thanks. Found Patriot G2 32gb kit with 1600Mhz and 9 9 9 24 timing. It's quad channel, but am told it will just run in dual channel on my asus p8z77 v deluxe mobo. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhich of these RAM options for a new gaming build?? Forum Solvedwhich ram should i get for new build? Forum SolvedWhich RAM for new PC build? Forum Building a new computer, which is better. Forum SolvedWhich RAM is better for Asus Maximus VII Formula and Intel Core i7-4790k Forum SolvedWhich RAM is better? Forum SolvedWhich RAM Is Better? Forum SolvedWhich RAM setup would be better for gaming? Forum SolvedWhich RAM is better? Forum SolvedWhich RAM am I better off with? Forum SolvedWhich GPU is better/ which RAM is better? Forum Which os is better for a brand new build for my gamer girlfriend? (Windows 7 Ultimate or Windows 8.1 or wait for Steam OS) Forum SolvedWhich RAM is better? Forum SolvedWhich RAM is better (Vengeance Pro) Forum SolvedWhich RAM is better, G.Skill Ripjaws vs Corsair Vengeance Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !