RAM

February 1st, 2010

Corsair Dominator GTX2 PC3-18000 CL8 Memory Review

In the world of extreme overclocking, the best of the best are always looking for the next big thing which will allow them to push their systems to new heights.  Corsair has recently introduced a new line of modules which are the epitome of their current Dominator series. Dubbed the GTX2, these are geared to [...]


August 11th, 2009

G.Skill Trident 6GB PC3-16000 CL9 DDR3 Memory Kit Review

As the i7 bandwagon marches on, the motherboards and memory associated with the platform have fallen in price to the point where this once-high end option is looking more and more viable for a great many people.  Today we take a look at a value-oriented yet overclocker friendly memory kit from G.Skill:  the Trident 6GB [...]


July 22nd, 2009

OCZ Blade 3x2GB PC3-17000 CL8 Tri Channel Memory Review

With the recent spat of memory recalls from certain manufacturers, some enthusiast products have been brought under close scrutiny.  Luckily, OCZ seems to have been sheltered from the issues and their high end memory kits are still going strong.  In this review we take a look at their highest-clocking tri-channel kit: the OCZ Blade PC3-17000. [...]


June 17th, 2009

OCZ Blade 3x2GB PC3-16000 CL7 DDR3 Tri Channel Memory Review

Memory manufacturers have always pushed the limits and few have done more pushing than OCZ.  Their new Blade PC3-1600 tri channel kit is made to continue their tradition of offering enthusiasts the best of the best.  They have pushed current DDR3 technology to the max but what happens when we push back with some of [...]


May 27th, 2009

Mushkin Redline Ascent 3x2GB XP3-12800 C6 Memory Review

Mushkin hasn’t been seen around these parts for quite some time now but they been nonetheless working on some interesting products.  One of those is their new Redline Ascent 3x2GB XP3-12800 C6 kit for Intel’s i7 processors.  In this review we take these modules to the max with not only our usual suite of benchmarks but [...]


March 15th, 2009

OCZ 6GB PC3-12800 Platinum Triple Channel Memory Kit Review

The months since the Intel Core i7 launch have been filled with ups and down in the component industry but one thing has remained a constant: falling DRAM prices. This has lead to triple channel kits becoming more and more affordable. Today we take a look at a sub-$175 tri-channel 1600Mhz kit from none other [...]


February 23rd, 2009

Corsair Dominator-GT 3x2GB PC3-15000 Review

In the battle for memory supremacy, there are those who try and those who succeed. Corsair is one of those companies who succeed in accomplishing the goal of pushing ram speeds to the limit and they has released their new high-end triple channel kits dubbed the Dominator GT. In this review we put one such [...]


February 4th, 2009

Corsair Dominator 3x2GB PC3-12800 C8 Memory Review

As we continue our series of tri-channel memory reviews, we come to a company which is synonymous with enthusiast products: Corsair. In this review we will be looking at their new PC3-12800 C8 6GB kit. This kit isn’t targeted at high end overclocking but rather at enthusiasts who want some overclocking headroom and don’t want [...]


January 28th, 2009

G.Skill 3x2GB PC3-12800 Triple Channel DDR3 Kit Review

With the advent of the Intel i7, triple channel DDR3 is quickly becoming more and more popular. As such, the prices have gradually been decreasing to the point where a good 6GB kit is retailing for slightly above 4GB DDR3 products. Today we will be taking a look at one G.Skill’s more budget-oriented 6GB PC3-12800 [...]


July 17th, 2008

Mushkin Ascent 2x2GB PC3-12800 Review

It has been a while since we last saw a Mushkin product here at Hardware Canucks but today they return with a bang. Their new Ascent 2x2GB PC3-12800 DDR3 kit has graced our test bench and we put it through its paces and then some. Let’s check out how this new kit performs!