Closed I need to decide which memory to use Tags: Memory G.SKILL Last response: January 31, 2013 2:05 AM in Memory Share yhatz17 January 30, 2013 2:34:11 PM hi, im planing to buy new memory kits for my rig im kinda new to this so forgive me.. my specs are.. Motherboard :ASRock 970DE3/U3S3 CPU: Phenom II x4 955 BE well the real problem is i cant decide which memory to buy im planing to have atleast 8gb of RAM and my options are.. 2 kits of G.SKILL Ripjaws X 4GB (2GBx2) DDR3 1333 Mhz "CL7" or 1 kit of G.SKILL ARES 8GB (4GBx2) DDR3 1333 Mhz "CL9" or 1 kit of G.SKILL ARES 8GB (4GBx2) DDR3 1600 Mhz "CL9" They said that CL7 is faster than CL9 so i want to know which is best for my CPU and MoBo since im not planing to upgrade CPU anytime soon And Btw, the motherboard have 4 slots for RAM and from what i read in some threads i can also use 1600 Mhz Memory in my CPU (phenom II x4 955 BE) More about : decide memory Best solution cin19 a b } Memory January 30, 2013 4:26:34 PM Read the link: (that is for intel, and I am sure it fit for AMD system too) http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/memory/2011/01/11/the-... So come down to the price of the RAM. And get the--G.SKILL ARES 8GB (4GBx2) DDR3 1600 Mhz "CL9" . yhatz17 January 31, 2013 2:05:10 AM Best answer selected by yhatz17. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPlease help decide which memory to choose ForumHey i need help trying to decide on which card to get. ForumNeed help on which MEMORY to use ForumI5 750 CPU Can't decide which graphics card to use . ForumCan't decide which Graphics Card to get ForumFinally need to decide on a Video Card ForumNeed advice to decide which (passive ?) GFX card to pick ForumCant decide which one to get ForumI CANT DECIDE WHICH LAPTOP! HELP! please please please ForumI CANT DECIDE WHICH LAPTOP! HELP! please please please ForumHelp me decide which GPU should i buy? EVGA GTS450 or XFX Radeon 5770 ForumNeed Help deciding which memory ForumCant decide what to use for new build ForumCan't decide on which gpu to buy. please help me ForumNeed to decide which psu to get Forum4890, can't decide which ForumWhich setup would be better overall? Please help me decide . ForumCan't decide which graphics cards to get.... help! Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumMemory speed configuration More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !