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 c 80 } 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" . Share yhatz17 January 31, 2013 2:05:10 AM Best answer selected by yhatz17. Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan you guys help me decide on which speed memory I need for a Haswell i5-4670K? Forum SolvedNeed help deciding which GPU to use with APU Forum SolvedWittled it down to 3 psu's, need help deciding which one to use Forum SolvedHelp! Can't decide which liquid cooler to use! Forum SolvedWhich memory should I go with? Please help me to decide Forum Need help on which MEMORY to use Forum SolvedCant decide on which video card to choose! Need advice. Forum SolvedI am building a PC for the first time, and can't decide which processor to go with. I will be using this PC for gaming only, a Forum SolvedI5 750 CPU Can't decide which graphics card to use. Forum SolvedTrying to decide which memory to get Forum SolvedHelp me decide which motherboard I need Forum Need Help deciding which memory Forum need help to decide which graphic card to buy ! Forum Need to decide which would be best for home network Forum SolvedMemory slots, use all 4 or just 2. Which is best? Forum trying to decide which monitor. Need help. Forum Cant decide which motherboard, and what power supply will I need? Forum SolvedWhich memory to use with my Z87 + core i7-4770k? (1866 1.5V vs. 2133 1.6-1.65V) Forum Cannot decide which monitor to buy, narrowed it down to 3 brands, Dell, Asus, and Benq. I need help! Forum Solvedneed to know which connectors to use for case fans Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !