CPU and RAM oc mandatory? Tags: Memory RAM CPUs Last response: January 27, 2013 2:23 AM in Memory Share dasX91 January 27, 2013 12:29:58 AM Hello, I need help with one doubt i have My cpu is an Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4Ghz if i install a memory up to 1600 like a 2133 or 2400 frecuency, do i have to OC my cpu to avoid bottleneck or get better performance of my computer? More about : cpu ram mandatory t53186 January 27, 2013 1:07:12 AM Doubtful, depends on what you intend to do. If you plan on gaming invest in a higher end vid card. k1114 a b } Memory a c 148 à CPUs January 27, 2013 2:23:38 AM Ram speed and cpu speed are separate for you. But ram speed is next to no difference in performance. You will be much better off by putting that money into a better gpu. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources HD 7750 Is 4gb RAM mandatory or 2Gb will be fine ? Forum SolvedGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 Rev. 4.0 - Unable to OC RAM Past 1333MHz - AMD CPU Forum SolvedWanna OC my NB, RAM, CPU and GC any suggestions in latencies or safety please Forum Solvedram at 1333 after cpu oc? Forum SolvedOverclocking RAM for higher CPU OC Forum Solvedcpu oc affects ram? Forum SolvedNeed help OCing CPU with Asus uefi bios. Set ram to 1600 and lost the Auto OC by selecting perfomance mode. Forum SolvedRAM Displays Wrong in Memtest After CPU OC Forum Help with oc ram/cpu Forum SolvedO'C CPU and get RAM or Crossfire 4850? Forum SolvedHigher CPU OC VS Higher RAM OC Forum SolvedReduced RAM speed when OC'ing cpu Forum SolvedHigher ram timing without OC CPU Forum RAM speed dropped when i OC'd my CPU. Fix? Forum Can't get Kingston HyperX RAM stable after CPU OC Forum 2 RAM DIMM VS 4 cpu oc Forum High-quality Intel workstation mATX for (no CPU/GPU/RAM OC) Forum CPU or RAM OC? Forum Changing RAM will effect CPU OC? Forum Need help with more OC of CPU i7 960 & RAM Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !