Best RAM for Intel Core i5-10600K in 2022

Intel 10th Gen CPU
Intel 10th Gen CPU (Image credit: Intel)

The Intel Core i5 processor range is always a popular choice for PC builders, thanks to its mid-tier performance and pricing. The Core i5-10600K looks to continue that trend with impressive figures at a solid price. You will need some capable RAM to really enjoy the processor though. This is where our recommendations come into play.

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There's no real wrong choice when shopping for RAM, unless you pick one that's simply not compatible with the Intel Core i5-10600K or buy too little. To make the buying decision a little easier, our shortlist of RAM recommendations are excellent memory solutions for 10th Gen Intel-powered PCs. The best choice goes to the Corsair's Vengeance LPX 16GB Kit (opens in new tab), an excellent option for this CPU.

If you need something that will truly set your PC apart from everyone else's, look no further than the G.SKILL TridentZ kits (opens in new tab). These rather pricey options are more popular today thanks to the sleek design and unique RGB lighting effects. They're also pretty quick too.

Rich Edmonds
Senior Editor, PC Build

Rich Edmonds was formerly a Senior Editor of PC hardware at Windows Central, covering everything related to PC components and NAS. He's been involved in technology for more than a decade and knows a thing or two about the magic inside a PC chassis. You can follow him on Twitter at @RichEdmonds.