Memory speeds compatibility Tags: Corsair RAM Memory Intel Intel i5 Compatibility Last response: December 25, 2012 10:23 AM in Memory Share CookieBook December 25, 2012 9:56:08 AM On the ark.intel site (http://ark.intel.com/products/65520/Intel-Core-i5-3570K...) it says that the i5-3570k only takes 1333 and 1600 RAM, is that true? More about : memory speeds compatibility AMD Radeon a b } Memory a b å Intel December 25, 2012 10:18:53 AM yes 99% people will just put 1600 ram if you put 18xx ram or above, the cpu will just bring down your frequency to 1600... CookieBook December 25, 2012 10:21:44 AM Then what's the point of high speed RAM? Related resources Memory speeds and compatibility - Forum Memory compatibility with different MHz speeds - Forum Memory Speeds and compatibility with gigabyte mobo - Forum Using Different memory speeds and motherboard compatibility - Forum Memory Speed + Motherboard Compatibility - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Soda-88 December 25, 2012 10:22:38 AM AMD Radeon said:yes 99% people will just put 1600 ram if you put 18xx ram or above, the cpu will just bring down your frequency to 1600... Ever heard of XMP profiles? Soda-88 December 25, 2012 10:23:20 AM CookieBook said:Then what's the point of high speed RAM? It helps with CPU intensive workloads such as video rendering. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources memory speed/capacity compatibility Forum CPU FSB & Memory Speed - Compatibility Forum Question on memory speed reports in cpu-z and compatibility Forum SolvedFixing Memory Speeds in bios Forum SolvedMemory Speed Compatability Forum SolvedMemory speeds problem. Forum SolvedRam memory compatibility with motherboard Forum SolvedMore memory or higher speeds in RAM Forum SolvedASUS MAXIMUS HERO VI memory speeds Forum SolvedMixing memory speeds Forum SolvedWhat memory speeds? and is there any difference in types of ram? Forum SolvedQuestion about Memory Module compatibility on laptops. Forum SolvedMotherboard and Memory compatibility Forum SolvedMemory/ Mobo Compatibility Forum Memory speeds showing wrong. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !