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I doubt you'll see any gains in gaming over what you have already if you have 2x6GB
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post #13 of 32
There is no such thing as "gaming ram". Grab yourself some nice 1600MHz RAM (because it is cheap) and that will pretty much set you. Though 1866 isn't that expensive nowadays, so you could go for that as well.

EDIT: Your board won't really like 1866, so stick with 1600Mhz.
 
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its cheap ram and holds back my oc
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Quote:
Originally Posted by KEITHRH12 View Post


look at the specs of my mobo, I dont think I can use it

see how there are 6 slots in 2 different colors?

 

each color is 1 channel, therefore triple channel since there are 3 of the same colored slots

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Originally Posted by Radmanhs View Post

see how there are 6 slots in 2 different colors?

each color is 1 channel, therefore triple channel since there are 3 of the same colored slots

but I can use 1600mhz on my board
post #17 of 32

yes, get triple channel 1600mhz ram

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Reps to you all!!!
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Originally Posted by KEITHRH12 View Post

whats better for gaming triple or dual

Either, for that purpose there is little-no difference b/t them.

You can get a dual or triple-channel kits; the channels are based on the memory controller.
All you should make sure is that your board can handle the frequency and voltage of whatever kits you're interested in (1600Mhz one would be fine as mentioned).
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post #20 of 32
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i can get this for 75.

http://www.amazon.com/G-skill-Ripjaws-240-pin-Desktop-F3-12800cl9q-16gbxl/dp/B004JPKGY2/ref=sr_1_5?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1360773249&sr=1-5&keywords=ripjaws+ram+16gb+1600

quad channel thou?!?!?
Edited by KEITHRH12 - 3/21/13 at 8:27pm
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