Solved G.Skill Ares Vs Mushkin Blackline Ridgeback Tags: Memory G.SKILL New Build Last response: March 7, 2013 11:42 PM in Memory Share ShadowProject March 7, 2013 2:19:06 AM I am looking at either a 2x4GB or 2x8Gb 1600 Mhz set of ram for my new build. Just want to know if there is really any difference. System basics are: i5 3570K Asrock Z77 extreme 4 Samsung 840 120/250 GB Asus GTX670 DC2T Thanks More about : skill ares mushkin blackline ridgeback Chairman Ray March 7, 2013 2:54:13 AM There's no difference in brands of ram unless you are overclocking it. For most purposes, you don't need to overclock ram, so get whichever is cheaper. m 0 l Best solution Shockeray a b } Memory March 7, 2013 11:08:20 PM I would go with the G.Skill Ares just because of the better feedback, and the lower DOA% (dead on arrival) Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ShadowProject March 7, 2013 11:42:54 PM Best answer selected by ShadowProject. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Question about G.SKILL ram Forum Mushkin Blackline compatable with gigabyte EX58-UD5? Forum G skill ripjaws x solution I7-3770 Z77 Build - G.Skill Ares DDR3 2133 /1866 Forum Mushkin vs corsair vs g skill Forum G,skill ripjaws Forum How to overclock my G-Skill Sniper Ram Forum P5B deluxe with G.Skill Forum G.Skill for DDR2 OC'ing ram Forum G.SKILL ARES RAM and MB Compatibility Questions and Confusion? Forum Overclock Failed g.Skill Ripjaws RAM Forum G.Skill F3-17000CL9Q2-32GBZ Forum G.Skill Ares work with Asrock Extreme3? Forum G.Skill 2GB DDR2 HK - Awesome ram, awesome price Forum Is the G.Skill Ares 1866Mhz memory good? Forum G.Skill Ares CL 9->8, worth $11?? Forum G.SKILL Ram Question for New Build (1090t / ASrock 880g Extreme 3) Forum Is the G. Skill Ares Really 1.25V? Forum Did I buy the wrong memory ? G.Skill Ares PC12800 Forum Are GSkills Ares compatible with my H77 Asrock Mobo? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !