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Old August 27, 2009, 10:32 AM
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Default Super Talent Develops Green DDR3 Memory

Super Talent Technology, developed a new line of green DDR3 modules that use 38% less PCB material and 47% less packaging material than the company?s standard DDR3 DIMMs. In this product line Super Talent has taken two major steps toward developing more eco-friendly DRAM. Using JEDEC standard schematics Super Talent developed very low profile (VLP)... [ Read full article ]
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Old August 27, 2009, 10:35 AM
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Kingston has been making low-profile ram for months and months and has been putting them (kits of 2 sticks) into packaging originally meant for a single stick (50% less material?)... Nice try at playing catch-up Super Talent... lol.
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Old August 27, 2009, 03:58 PM
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Here's hoping even more manufacturers take an increasingly eco-friendly route. Shame it's limited to this one particular line of RAM at the moment, though.
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Thinner PCB, less Cu, no heatsinks, no marketing packaging?

Translation: They cut costs everywhere possible, to the point where it's no longer competitive with enthusiast offerings, but "Green" can be sold for more than "Budget".
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