Memory

G.Skill Announces Trident Z Royal Elite Series DDR4 Memory

G.Skill announced the all-new Trident Z Royal Elite Series DDR4 ram. Continuing the legacy of the Trident Z Royal family, the Royal Elite Series will feature the same crystalline light bar with 8 RGB zones, but will now sport a matching crystalline-shaped gold or silver heat spreader. The Royal Elite isn’t just a cosmetic upgrade. As the new premium DDR4 memory, the Royal Elite Series boasts speeds from 3600 MHz all the way up to 5333 Mhz. Availability is slated for May of 2021 but pricing is not listed at this time. Here is the official press release from G.Skill. Read More

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Mushkin Announces Redline Lumina RGB Series DDR4 Memory

Today, Mushkin announced its new Redline Lumina RGB Desktop memory line with capacities up to 64GB and frequencies ranging between 2666MHz to 4133MHz, the new Redline Lumina RGB series should be placed in line with most kits. Each module also features 16 RGB LEDs to help accentuate your rig.  Pricing wasn’t listed, but below are the full specs along with a few words from Mushkin. Read More

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Thermaltake releases TOUGHRAM RGB and TOUGHRAM XG RGB Memory kits

Thermaltake announced today the official release of the TOUGHRAM RGB and TOUGHRAM XG RGB memory kits. The XG variant is the premium option and is available with speeds ranging from 3600 Mhz to 4600 Mhz with 16 GB (2x8GB) capacity while the TOUGHRAM RGB (Non-XG) features a painted aluminum heat spreader painted in either metallic gold or racing red. The RGB for the Non-XG is more subtle with only 10 LEDs and will only be available as a 3600 Mhz 16 GB (2×8 GB) kit. Pricing for the Non-XG kits starts at $155 (links below). Below is the Thermaltake press release. Read More

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CORSAIR Launches New VENGEANCE RGB PRO SL Memory

Corsair just announced the launch of the Vengeance RGB PRO SL line of memory kits. Initial availability will be for frequencies up to 3600Mhz with capacities of up to 128GB (4x32GB). What sets these apart from the existing Vengeance RGB Pro line, is the height. The SL versions will measure 44 mm tall as opposed to 51 mm and should allow for more compatibility with CPU coolers. Available in black or white, the Vengeance RGB PRO SL also features 10 addressable RGB modules. At the time of this writing, pricing was only available for the 3200Mhz 2x8GB kit, it has been set at $104.99. Read More

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Mushkin Launches New ALPHA Series Solid State Drives

Mushkin has just announced the ALPHA series high-performance solid-state drives. Offering both high speeds and large capacity, the ALPHA series drives will be available in huge (for M.2 SSDs) 4TB and 8TB with max sequential speeds of 3300Mb/s read and 3000Mb/s write. Both drives are controlled by a Phison E12S controller, a 3D NAND memory controller, and utilize PCIe Gen 3 x4 NVMe 1.3 interface. Here is the full press release from Mushkin. Read More

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G.SKILL Memory is The Most Used DDR4 For Breaking AMD Vermeer OC Records

Today, G.Skill proudly announced that a whopping 51 AMD Vermeer overclocking records were accomplished (in part) by its TridentZ and Ripjaws DDR4 memory. A few notable records include Lucky_n00b’s 6.123Ghz with a Ryzen 7 5600x, Shar0750’s sub-2sec WPrime32 run with a Ryzen 7 5800X, and Splave’s 118873 score on Geekbench 3 Multi-core with a Ryzen 9 5950X.  Below is the official press release from G.Skill along with all 51 records held at Hwbot. Read More

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G.SKILL Updates Trident Z Neo DDR4 Specs For Ryzen 5000 Series

G.Skill has just updated its Trident Z Neo DDR4 memory for the upcoming Ryzen 5000 series CPUs. Optimized for extreme frequency, low latency, and high capacity, there are three sets to choose from. The high-speed kits are rated for speeds up to DDR4-4000Mhz with timings set to CL16-19-19-39 32GB (16GBx2). For ultra-low latency, there is the DDR4-3800 CL14-16-16-36 32GB (16GBx2)set. If high capacity is your thing, the new Trident Z Neo also offers a DDR4-4000 CL18-22-22-42 64GB (32GBx2) kit. As with all G.Skill memory, these will come with a limited lifetime warranty. Continue reading for more about the updated G.Skill Trident Z Neo. Read More