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Fast chip ready?

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#1
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Z87-G41 PC Mate Socket LGA 1150 ATX Intel Motherboard
Not sure if it will handle these chips speed
CORSAIR Vengeance Pro 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 2133 Desktop Memory Model CMY8GX3M2A2133C11
How do I tell ?
Clueless
 

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Install the RAM. Go into your bios and set the XMP setting to what the RAM is rated at. Done. :)

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DDR3 2667(OC)/2400(OC)/2133(OC)/1866(OC)/1600/1333/1066
 
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so I take it this board is good with this ram... there was little info at the retailers site for the speeds the board will ahndle and several reviewers noted concerns over fast speed chips and boards bios not accepting them
thanks
 
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It should work fine as long as the XMP profiles are loaded.
 
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#5
man, things have changed in a few years.... XMP... lets get out google and find out what the heck that is...
 
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well lots of info on xmp profiles...
I love the speeds and hate the size, physical size, of these chips... but at around 80$ shipped they are a deal... hummm
 

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man, things have changed in a few years.... XMP... lets get out google and find out what the heck that is...
Memory performance profile basically manufacturers have an extra speed setting saved on the ram that allows a motherboard to simply pull up the settings on everything from voltage to timings.
 
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thanks.. yep... looks like 2133 may be tomorrows 1333
 
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so I take it this board is good with this ram... there was little info at the retailers site for the speeds the board will ahndle and several reviewers noted concerns over fast speed chips and boards bios not accepting them
thanks
Most ram will work but to be safe go to mobo manufacturers website and get approved ram