Looking at G.Skill RAM, how do I know which series to get? Ares vs Ripjaws, etc. Here's my planned build, assuming the MOBO matters?

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

Type
Item
Price

CPU
AMD A8-6600K 3.9GHz Quad-Core Processor
$109.99

Motherboard
ASRock FM2A88M-HD+ Micro ATX FM2+ Motherboard
$24.99

Memory
G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory
$79.99 @ Newegg

Storage
Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive
$57.99 @ NCIX US

Case
Fractal Design Define R4 (Black Pearl) ATX Mid Tower Case
$79.99 @ Newegg

Power Supply
Corsair Builder 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply
$29.99 @ Newegg

Optical Drive
Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer
$14.99 @ Newegg

Total

Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.
$397.93

Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-04-04 10:19 EDT-0400

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Backlash27
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get cheaper ram and upgrade your cpu instead.

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leolego2
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