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Will I be able to utilize the full speed of my RAM?

I'm planning on upgrading some parts for my PC and since the RAM runs at a high frequency, I was wondering if my parts could use the full speed.

CPU:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819117559&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-PCPartPicker,%20LLC-_-na-_-na-_-na&cm_sp=&AID=10446076&PID=3938566&SID=

Motherboard:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128835&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-PCPartPicker,%20LLC-_-na-_-na-_-na&cm_sp=&AID=10446076&PID=3938566&SID=

RAM:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231930&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-PCPartPicker,%20LLC-_-na-_-na-_-na&cm_sp=&AID=10446076&PID=3938566&SID=

The RAM runs at DDR4-3200 mhz and some people have said they can't use its full speed. Will I be able to use it at full speed? I know the motherboard says it can handle it but I also heard something about the CPU playing a part in it as well. Is this true? If so, will it support the full speed as well?
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    Yes, there is no reason at all why those shouldn't run at 3200mhz on that board and using the 6700k. I'm running 3000mhz Trident Z modules at 3200mhz using a 6700k and a Z170x-Gaming 5 board, and your board is better than mine, so it should be a non issue. You will however at minimum need to set the XMP profile in the BIOS and may have to overclock the CPU a tad bit or make a couple of minor voltage adjustments to the memory, but most likely if you simply set the XMP profile it will be fine.
  2. Have you purchased yet? If not take a look at the newer Tri Zs, they have the a 32GB set in 2x16GB 3200/14 - great sticks, tighter CL and less stress on the MC than 4x8GB (I originally had the set you are looking at, now have the 2x16 set and have gotten a couple of the 8GB sticks to play for 48GB total

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820232206
  3. Heck, I might even get some of those once they come down in price a little bit. I can always sell my 2 x8GB set to somebody. I didn't even see that they had released those newer Z modules.
  4. The hot ones ar 2800-3000-3200 in CL14 both 16 and 8 GB sticks - no 4s. Also they have same in some of the RJ V series. Great sticks and have OC headroom with that tight CL
  5. Tradesman1 said:
    Have you purchased yet? If not take a look at the newer Tri Zs, they have the a 32GB set in 2x16GB 3200/14 - great sticks, tighter CL and less stress on the MC than 4x8GB (I originally had the set you are looking at, now have the 2x16 set and have gotten a couple of the 8GB sticks to play for 48GB total

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820232206


    No, I haven't bought them yet. I'll probably buy them around autumn or so. Thanks for the suggestion. I'll take a look at it.
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