Posts Tagged DDR3

G.Skill Announces New Ripjaws Series Memory Kits for Laptops


I never really liked the whole laptop “thing” because I wanted more control over how my PC is configured. Laptops just do not offer a lot of flexibility, upgradeability, or future-proofing; however, G.Skill will be offering a way to do just that with the new Ripjaws series DDR3 SO-DIMM memory kits.

The new Ripjaws DDR3 will be available in a …

ADATA Unleashes New XPG V2 Series For Intel Haswell


It has been quite some time since memory took a step forward or changed in any significant way. This year I have been seeing a trend of DDR3 RAM moving up in clock speed at an astonishing rate. Speeds we thought a few years ago would not be reached until DDR4 became a retail reality. ADATA’s new XPG V2 DRAM …

COMPUTEX 2013 – G.Skill Releases World’s Fastest RAM


DDR3 RAM has been around for over 6 years. The original JEDEC specifications for DDR3 RAM speed was to top out at 2133 MHz with a timing of 11-11-11. By this time, DDR4 RAM was to be introduced with higher speeds. G.Skill seems to have other plans in mind with their new 3000 MHz Extreme Speed DDR3 RAM.

The new …

Patriot Memory Viper III 2133MHz DDR3 Dual Channel Memory Kit Review

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Patriot Memory is one of the staple memory providers in today’s computing market. While they offer flash, SSDs, storage enclosures and even media players, their memory is the foundation of the company. Like most memory companies, they make changes to that product category to support each new processor generation.

Recently, Patriot announced their new Viper III memory line at Computex …

G.SKILL TridentX 2400MHz 8GB DDR3 Dual Channel Memory Kit Review

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It’s been a while since I put a few elite overclocking DDR3 memory kits to work on any these pimped out Intel Sandy Bridge and Ivy Bridge test systems. While overclocking the memory itself won’t give you any gains, overclocking the CPU at the same time is what allows you to use that bandwidth. You have to do both and …

AMD Performance Edition 1600 MHz DDR3 2x4GB Memory Kit Review


It is always a good idea for a company to grow into other markets as it expands. As they say “It’s simple: Overspecialize, and you breed in weakness. It’s slow death.” I will not argue the validity of this statement, but it seems to be true at least for large corporations and AMD is no different. The most recent expansion …