MEMORY NEWS

December 21st, 2010, 1:23 PM

MSI P67 Mainboard Showcases 8GB DIMM Compatibility

Intel’s anticipated Sandy Bridge processors and P67 chipset, expected to debut shortly after the New Year, bring a new level of memory support for 8GB DIMMs. The board uses the familiar dual channel, four DIMM slot configuration, initially appeared it may be a step backwards from the large memory potential we had come to enjoy with x58 [...]

December 21st, 2010, 12:30 PM

Elpida Begins Sample Shipments of 30nm Process 4-Gigabyte DDR3 SO-DIMM

Elpida Memory, Inc., Japan’s leading global supplier of Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM), today announced it has begun sample shipments of its newly developed 30nm process 4-gigabyte DDR3 SO-DIMM. The new memory module was built using currently available advanced 30nm process DRAM manufacturing technology and is composed of sixteen 2-gigabit DDR3 SDRAMs. It achieves a [...]

December 14th, 2010, 1:16 PM

Corsair Launches Low Voltage 2133MHz DDR3 DIMMs

Corsair today announced the launch of a new, highly overclocked, low voltage memory kit. This 4GB Dominator GT memory kit, implemented using a matched pair of 2GB DIMMs, is guaranteed to operate at 2133MHz, with latency settings of 9-11-9-27, and at a memory voltage of only 1.5V. “We have seen an increasing number of requests [...]

November 23rd, 2010, 2:48 PM

Mushkin Launches Redline Ridgeback Series

Mushkin announced today the release of ‘Redline Ridgeback’, a new variation on a heatsink that has become a staple in the high-performance and overclocking communities. Because of its aggressive yet sleek design and incredible heat dissipation qualities, enthusiasts the world over have demanded the Ridgeback heatsink for their memory cooling needs. Now, this exciting piece [...]

November 23rd, 2010, 2:33 PM

Corsair Announces Vengeance DDR3 Memory Series

Corsair has launched a brand new lineup of memory, labeled the Vengeance series which is all about 4GB DIMM’s. The memory brings a new heatsink design, but is otherwise is pretty standard, geared more towards the everyday consumer rather than being a value oriented product. Unlike the companies Dominator series, the metal heatsinks appear relatively [...]

November 4th, 2010, 12:33 PM

Patriot Memory Extends Viper Xtreme Series of High-Performance DDR3 Modules

Patriot Memory today expanded the product lineup of their recently announced Viper Xtreme Series of DDR3 memory solutions. New Sector 7 (tri-channel) kits are available in 12GB and 6GB capacities with speeds of 2000MHz and 1600MHz. New Sector 5 (dual-channel) kits are available in 8GB and 4GB capacities with 1600MHz speed. The Viper Xtreme Series [...]

October 29th, 2010, 10:22 AM

Kingston Launching Limited Edition DDR3-1600 HyperX Memory

Kingston is forgoing its typical blue HyperX design to launch a limited edition run of  4GB PC3-12800 memory kit with black heatspreaders. The KHX1600C9D3X1K2/4G features two 2GB modules at speeds of 1600 MHz, CL9 timings at 9-9-9-24 and a DRAM voltage of 1.65v, allowing it to work with both Core i5 & i7 systems.Expected retail [...]

October 20th, 2010, 10:31 AM

Mushkin Announces New Radioactive Series Memory Kits

Mushkin announces the availability of new Radioactive memory kits tailored for the gaming and enthusiast markets. This new Radioactive Series launches with DDR3-1600 CL6 memory kits for Intel’s LGA1366 and LGA1156 platforms, as well as a 2000 MHz 6GB CL8 triple kit. In the near future, more kits with different specifications will be available. “We’re [...]

August 31st, 2010, 11:43 AM

ADATA Introduces XPG Gaming Series DDR3-1333G Low Voltage Memory

ADATA Technology, the worldwide leading manufacturer in high-performance DRAM modules and NAND Flash application products, today introduced its new XPG Gaming Series DDR3-1333G low voltage memory, designed for gaming enthusiasts who adopt Intel X58, P55, H55 and H57 motherboards, and for HTPC applications. The XPG Gaming Series DDR3-1333G low voltage memory offers cooler operation and lower power consumption with [...]

August 24th, 2010, 12:58 PM

Kingston and Overclockers Take Memory to a Whole New Level

Two overclockers at GamesCom 2010 have pushed the limitations of DDR3 memory to new heights, smashing records in the process. Overclockers Benjamin Bioux ‘Benji Tshi’ and Jean-Baptiste Gerard ‘marmott’ pushed a pair of Kingston HyperX KHX2333C9D3T1K3 memory DIMMs, running natively at 2333MHz, past the 3GHz barrier for a final speed of 3068MHz. The system comprised [...]