If you’re building a new gaming PC or upgrading your old one it’s important to upgrade your RAM alongside your GPU. But, how to be sure that you’re not choosing the wrong one? Because choosing the wrong RAM, might end up as a bottleneck. So, in this article, we’re talking about the best 16GB DDR4 RAM options for your gaming PC (as of June 2019).
Best 16GB DDR4 RAM options
CORSAIR Vengeance LPX (16GB, 2400 MHz)
If you are looking for a cheap but, good option and you don’t need any fancy RGB, the CORSAIR Vengeance LPX is for you. It is selling for 6249 INR at the time of writing this article so, it’s quite affordable. It has a frequency of 2400 MHz & this one should be good for casual to semi-pro gamers.
HyperX Predator Black CL15 (16GB, 3000MHz)
Looking for something faster but still don’t want RGB? The HyperX Predator Black CL15 is for you. At 3000 MHz so, it’s way faster compared to the Vengence LPX & it’s slightly better too. It is selling for 10300 INR at the time of writing this article.
Gskill Trident Z RGB F4-3000C16D-16GTZR (16GB with two 8GB sticks, 3000 MHz)
Want your RAM to light up with RGB? Gskill Trident Z is an excellent option. However, it comes as two 8GB sticks instead of a single 16GB stick. It actually looks pretty cool with RGB on. It is selling for 10690 INR at the time of writing this article. So, it’s only slightly more pricy compared to the HyperX.
Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro (16GB with two 8GB sticks, 3000 MHz)
Don’t want to settle for the Gskill? Check out the Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro. It has the same frequency but, apparently performs better than the Trident Z. It also comes as two 8GB sticks but, you may be able to find a single 16GB stick as well. The Vengeance RGB Pro is selling for 14000 INR at the time of writing this article.
Viper Steel Series PVS416G440C9K (16GB with two 8GB sticks, 4400 MHz)
Want the best of the best recommendation? Viper Steel Series PVS416G440C9K is the one you’re looking for. It has a max frequency of 4400 MHz when XMP 2.0 is enabled. It doesn’t have RGB but, if you’re getting this one you probably don’t care about that anyway. If your system can support this, you can’t get anything better for it as of now. The Viper Steel Series PVS416G440C9K is selling for 26935 INR at the time of writing this article.
Did you find the best 16GB DDR4 RAM for yourself here? Let us know in the comments section below. Also, if you need any other recommendation lists like this one, mention that in the comments too!