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 76 } Memory January 30, 2013 4:26:34 PM Share 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 Please help decide which memory to choose Forum Hey i need help trying to decide on which card to get. Forum Need help on which MEMORY to use Forum I5 750 CPU Can't decide which graphics card to use . Forum Can't decide which Graphics Card to get Forum Finally need to decide on a Video Card Forum Need advice to decide which (passive ?) GFX card to pick Forum Cant decide which one to get Forum I CANT DECIDE WHICH LAPTOP! HELP! please please please Forum I CANT DECIDE WHICH LAPTOP! HELP! please please please Forum Help me decide which GPU should i buy? EVGA GTS450 or XFX Radeon 5770 Forum Need Help deciding which memory Forum Cant decide what to use for new build Forum Can't decide on which gpu to buy. please help me Forum Need to decide which psu to get Forum 4890, can't decide which Forum Which setup would be better overall? Please help me decide . Forum Can't decide which graphics cards to get.... help! Forum "Reboot and select Proper boot device" Forum Memory speed configuration Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !