Kingston Launches 667-MHz DDR2 SO-DIMM Memory
Subject: Memory | October 11, 2005 - 06:15 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Fountain Valley, CA (October 11, 2005), Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced the release of ValueRAM DDR2 667-MHz (PC2-6400) memory modules to support next generation notebook and mobile systems. The new Kingston ValueRAM 667-MHz DDR2 unbuffered SO-DIMM modules are available in 256-MB, 512-MB and 1-GB capacities, shipping immediately in limited quantity.
"Kingston is delivering the next evolution of ValueRAM DDR2 SO-DIMM memory, ready to support the newest notebook designs being prepared for the market," said Mark Tekunoff, senior technology manager, Kingston. "Like all ValueRAM products, the new 667-MHz modules were designed and qualified by careful selection of the best components, then assembled and tested for ultimate performance," continued Tekunoff.
"ATI is thrilled to work with industry leaders like Kingston to ensure the broadest compatibility of high-end memory modules with our Radeon Xpress 200 chipsets," said Reuven Soraya, Director of Marketing, ATI's Chipset Business Unit. "Through our close working relationship with Kingston, consumers will be able to harness the true power of Kingston's ValueRAM 667-MHz DDR2 SO-DIMM modules in Radeon Xpress 200-based notebooks. Moreover, ATI's Radeon Xpress 200M is the only mobile chipset available today with support for DDR2-667 memory."ValueRAM 667-MHz DDR2 SO-DIMM Features:
Tested at 667-Mhz for optimal performance 1.8 Volts operation, reducing power consumption by about 50 percent compared to DDR.
Kingston ValueRAM DDR2 667-MHz SO-DIMM Memory Modules
Part Number Capacity and Features MSRP (U.S. only)
- KVR667D2S5/256 256-MB 667MHz Unbuffered DDR2 SODIMM $58.00
- KVR667D2S5/512 512-MB 667MHz Unbuffered DDR2 SODIMM $87.00
- KVR667D2S5/1G 1-GB 667MHz Unbuffered DDR2 SODIMM $165.00