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!

July 2nd, 2008

G.Skill PI 2x2GB PC3-12800 DDR3 Kit Review

DDR3 has recently begun dropping in price and is looking to make its debut into consumers’ everyday component buying mentality. 2x 2GB kits are becoming more and more affordable as well and today we will be looking at one such product: G.Skill’s PI 2x 2GB PC3-12800 kit.

April 29th, 2008

Corsair Dominator 2x1GB DDR3 PC3-14400 Review

Corsair has long been known for producing some high-end memory kits and their Dominator line is as good as it gets. Today we take a look at the Dominator DDR3 1800Mhz kit which (while expensive) promises uncompromising performance for consumers who look for the best.

February 8th, 2008

Patriot Viper 2x1GB DDR3 PC3-15000 Review

Patriot isn’t one of the best-known memory manufacturers around but they have released one of the highest-rated DDR3 kits on the market with their PC3-15000 kit. They have even equipped this kit with their new Viper Fin heat sinks which are one of the more unique cooling solutions we have seen. Can this kit live [...]

January 30th, 2008

G.Skill DDR3 PC3-12800 2x1GB Kit Review

G.Skill is not a name we hear much here in Canada but what we do hear of them speaks of high-performance memory which is second to none. In this review we will be looking at their DDR3 PC3-12800 2x1GB kit which looks to offer tons of overclocking headroom. Read on to find how far we [...]

January 25th, 2008

Super Talent Project X 2x1GB DDR3 PC3-14400 Review

As DDR3 falls in price, speeds have been increasing at and insane rate. In this review we take a long hard look at Super Talent’s PC3-14400 Project X kit and see if it has the potential to back up its stratoshperic price.

November 20th, 2007

OCZ 2x1GB DDR3 PC3-12800 Platinum EB Review

We have high hopes for the future of OCZ considering all of their recent purchases but in this review we will be reviewing something from the roots of OCZ’s heritage: performance memory. DDR3 memory has only begun to make its appearance in the overclocking scene but this kit promises to meet every one of our [...]

September 17th, 2007

Mushkin XP2 PC2-8500 Ram

Are you extreme? Do you want to have the ability to smash world records? Look no further; Mushkin has introduced its new swift kit of memory which is reserved for the most serious of overclockers.

August 8th, 2007

OCZ Platinum Rev.2 PC2-6400 2GB DDR2

Hardware fanatics are seeking top-performing memory, but are held back by a budget. OCZ once again hopes that they have the answer to this problem They say they focus on what is best for consumers, rather than drawing their attention to profits so we will have to see is this memory performs as well as [...]

June 3rd, 2007

Buffalo Firestix PC2-6400 vs. Crucial Ballistix PC2-8000

In this review, we will be comparing the performance of a 2X1GB kit of Crucial Ballistix DDR2 1000 with EPP to a 2X1GB kit of Buffalo Firestix DDR2 800. Despite their different frequency ratings, these two kits both contain Micron D9GMH memory chips and should be expected to perform somewhat similarly.