Memory comes in six packs now
Subject: Memory | December 1, 2008 - 05:30 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
DDR3 has had two big effects on the PC market; the first is famliar, higher timings compared to the latest generation of DDR2. The second has only become apparent with the advent of the Core i7 and X58 chipset, triple channel memory. Guru3D takes the OCZ DDR3 PC3-12800 Gold Low-Voltage Triple Channel kit for a spin, at one point hitting 1800 MHz. If you are setting up a new Core i7 system, these DIMMs are worth some serious consideration.
"Today will test a triple memory kit from none other than OCZ technology, renowned for their speedy part we'll take a look
at their OCZ DDR3 PC3-12800 Gold Low-Voltage Triple Channel memory.
A 6GB kit, memory that is capable of 1600MHz DDR3 CL 8-8-8-24 (CAS-TRCD-TRP-TRAS) and comes with a lifetime warranty.
Doesn't sound too bad eh ? Well it surely isn't. An all new 6 GB kit which we'll test on an 64-bit Windows Vista
environment. Razer sharp an fast stuff for sure .. let's check it out. "
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