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 121 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 : ForumExtra 4 pin power input on Maximus V Formula - Mandatory ? ForumIs SLI mandatory for surround gaming? Forum7970 OC vs 680 OC (Review) ForumTickled pink yet confused OC 955 ForumBuilding QX6700 sytems for oc ForumNeed help with more OC of CPU i7 960 & RAM ForumHigh-quality Intel workstation mATX for (no CPU/GPU/RAM OC ) ForumO'C CPU and get RAM or Crossfire 4850? ForumCPU or RAM OC ? ForumChanging RAM will effect CPU OC ? ForumPC wont boot with tested cpu OC after ram frequency adjustment. ForumHigher CPU OC VS Higher RAM OC ForumAdding 4gb of RAM to OC 'd cpu ForumAdding more RAM to an already OC 'd CPU .. ForumHaving trouble OC 'ing RAM (1066 Mhz) and CPU (above 2.5 Ghz) Please he ForumHelp updating BIOS Forum[Solved] Do I need 16gb of RAM? ForumUpgraded Ram ForumMandatory features in Mobo ForumRam or mother board faulty? Debug code 53 on a gigabyte ga-z77x-ud5h More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !