With the introduction of Intel`s X79 Express chipset, enthusiasts must now consider quad-channel memory kits, and vendors like Kingston are rushing to assert themselves in this new market. This 1600MHz, 16GB kit runs fairly relaxed timings of 9-9-9-27 and at under $100 represents the lower end of Kingston`s HyperX line of enthusiast memory. Benchmark Reviews tests it against lower-latency 1600MHz kits as well as Kingston`s own ultra-high performance 2133MHz kit in this review."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips