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so for you should i pick a 6400 or a 6500 stock? the differences in game between the two are relevant?
6500 for sure,its clocked @3.2GHz. The higher the clock the better it is for gaming. What GPU and monitor resolution are you going to use?
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so for you should i pick a 6400 or a 6500 stock? the differences in game between the two are relevant?
6500 for sure,its clocked @3.2GHz. The higher the clock the better it is for gaming. What GPU and monitor resolution are you going to use?

Oh ok,thanks, I'm planning to buy a 21 9 2560x1080p screen and the rx480.

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Oh ok,thanks, I'm planning to buy a 21 9 2560x1080p screen and the rx480.

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No prob. Great best bang for the buck GPU. thumb.gif Make sure you get the 8GB version 480 and you get a monitor that has Freesync technology, its a night and day difference with freesync.
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Oh ok,thanks, I'm planning to buy a 21 9 2560x1080p screen and the rx480.

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No prob. Great best bang for the buck GPU. thumb.gif Make sure you get the 8GB version 480 and you get a monitor that has Freesync technology, its a night and day difference with freesync.

OK I will check, I looked on an lg 21:9 but I don't know if it has freesync, what happens if the monitor doesn't have this functions?

For the ram and blck overclock can someone explain me if the 2666mhz are good with the asrock hyper pro4 and 4.5ghz overclock?
Because if not I go with a build without overclock and end of the game =]

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These are the RAM speeds and configurations that ASRock engineers have tested and they work:

http://www.asrock.com/mb/Intel/H170%20Pro4Hyper/?cat=Memory

Notice they have some 2800MT/s sticks which means they were indeed overclocking.

Now will 2666MT/s RAM be enough for a 4.5GHz CPU overclock? No.

4500MHz requires a 140.6MHz base clock on the i5-6500. Using the lowest DDR4 RAM divider (2133MT/s), a base clock of 140.6 makes your DDR4-2133 run at 3000MT/s.

This means you need a kit of DDR4-3000 for your i5-6500 to run at 4.5GHz.

Would you be able to overclock some DDR4-2666? Yes, it's certainly possible. But if you are asking these questions, you probably do not have the skills required to do so. You seem like someone who should just pay extra and do an easy straight multiplier overclock on an unlocked processor and a Z170 board. It takes a long time to properly tune and test, but even longer to research and learn how to do it in the first place. You will need to get familiar with every setting in your BIOS. Ask yourself if you have the patience for this.
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OK I will check, I looked on an lg 21:9 but I don't know if it has freesync, what happens if the monitor doesn't have this functions?

For the ram and blck overclock can someone explain me if the 2666mhz are good with the asrock hyper pro4 and 4.5ghz overclock?
Because if not I go with a build without overclock and end of the game =]

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The gameplay will stutter & tear when fps is below refresh rate if no Freesync.
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I am also interested to buy a i5 6400 and oc it!

I found some used one on ebay and I am tempted to buy one of these babies.

My question is are all of them capable of oc?

I know that the motherboard and the bios version are important so considering that you have an ideally capable mobo, would also any i5 6400 have a 100% overclock ability?
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