Archive for Category: "Memory (RAM)"

Corsair Limited Edition 1.5V 8GB Dominator GT

Corsair Limited Edition 1.5V 8GB Dominator GT

– New 2x4GB kit boasts the most aggressive timing specification in its class – FREMONT, California — July 19th, 2011 — Corsair®, a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, today announced availability in limited quantities of a new 1.5V 8GB Dominator® GT DDR3 memory kit with an aggressive […]

G.Skill F3-1066 DDR3 Laptop RAM

G.Skill F3-1066 DDR3 Laptop RAM

If you have been paying attention to the computer industry, you will know DRAM pricing goes up and down like… well, DRAM pricing. Okay, a better comparison is probably like gas prices. While I am not any credible oil market expert by a long shot, sometimes you can’t just help it to wonder things like, […]

Kingston HyperX X2 4GB Memory

Kingston HyperX X2 4GB Memory

Memory is very much of a muchness, wit the overall style the same and it all does the same job. Of course it’s up to the memory manufacturer if they want to make things stand out and look a bit prettier than the competition and that’s exactly what Kingston have done with the HyperX Genesis […]

Mushkin Ridgeback Redline Enhanced DDR3

Mushkin Ridgeback Redline Enhanced DDR3

Started in 1994 Mushkin Enhanced has been well received for years by enthusiasts for their RAM’s overclocking ability and sharp aesthetics. Mushkin has many different lines ranging from their Essentials for budget conscious consumers all the way to their Redline series which utilizes the cream of the crop integrated circuits to get the fastest speed […]

Dominator GT Equipped System Sets Dual 3DMark World Records

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A-Data Vitesta 2GB DDR2-800 Extreme Edition Memory

A-Data Vitesta 2GB DDR2-800 Extreme Edition Memory

Computer memory has been getting faster and faster the past few years, yet it is still one of the slowest bottlenecks in our systems.  If you’ve purchased a compuer or motherboard within the last few years, then the chipsets require use of DDR2, which range in speeds from 553Mhz to over 1 GHz! RAM has […]

Kingston’s Products at WCG2007

Kingston’s Products at WCG2007

Many PC enthusiasts are already familiar with Kingston, primarially as a source of name-brand “value” memory that doesn’t suck.  Their ValueRAM is only one of their product lines, and Kingston is bringing new RAM and Flash products to the table to compete with the likes of OCZ, Corsair, and Crucial.  Kingston was showing off their […]

OCZ XTC PC2-4200 Gold Dual-Channel DDR2

OCZ XTC PC2-4200 Gold Dual-Channel DDR2

PC gamers have always been on the bleeding edge of technology. As a matter of fact, PC gamers have been the driving economic force creating the need for monster video cards faster processors, and PC evolution in general. DDR2 memory is the latest offspring of the PC evolution, providing more memory bandwidth per cycle than […]

1GB Wintec Amp-X DDR2 PC5400

1GB Wintec Amp-X DDR2 PC5400

Wintec Industries was founded in 1988 and is one of the world’s leading original equipment manufacturers (OEM), of memory modules, and a top supply-chain service supplier for value-added resellers (VARs). They currently have trade association memberships in such organizations as JEDEC (Joint Electron Device Engineering Council), EIA (Electronics Industries Alliances), CFA (Compact Flash Association), SD […]

Crucial Ballistix Tracer PC4000 Memory

Crucial Ballistix Tracer PC4000 Memory

  Recently OCModShop was sent a brand new product from Crucial Technology, a 1Gigabyte kit of its latest Ballistix Tracer PC4000 modules. Crucial, a division of Micron, produces memory products that cross the gamut from the high performance enthusiasts level Ballistix modules to SD flash memory. Crucial has had a line of Ballistix PC4000 on […]

OCZ PC4000EL Gold Edition

OCZ PC4000EL Gold Edition

The competition for the fastest computer has been particularly fierce the past few years, stemming from the rivalry between two industry giants: AMD and Intel. What the industry has found is that the computer is only as good as the memory feeding the processor. Any computer enthusiast knows that if the memory cannot keep up, […]

PMI 512MB PC3200 Dual Channel kit

PMI 512MB PC3200 Dual Channel kit

  Power Memory International has been a RAM manufacturer 1990 however they just merged with PQI memory which was established in 1997. They will continue to sell RAM but from now on will be branded with PQI instead of PMI. This 512MB PC3200 Dual Channel (2x256MB) Platinum 2-3-2-6 kit was sent over for testing. PMI/PQI […]

Corsair TWIN2X1024-5400C4PRO

Corsair TWIN2X1024-5400C4PRO

DDR has been around now for a good number of years and since its birth I started hearing people ask when is DDR2 going to be out? DDR2 has finally emerged and will eventually take over current DDR like SDRAM was taken over by DDR a few years back. Currently there are only a small […]

GeIL Ultra Platinum PC4000 dual channel kit

GeIL Ultra Platinum PC4000 dual channel kit

GeIL has grown to be one of the larger RAM manufactures these days. They mainly cater to overclockers and gamers with their fast memory. They have value RAM, Golden Dragon Series which uses Wafer Level Chip Scale Package chips, and Ultra series which is very high performance RAM. GeIL manufactures SODIMM modules for use in […]

Corsair TWINX1024-3200LL

Corsair TWINX1024-3200LL

Corsair sent me a dual channel memory kit of their PC3200, specifically the TWINX1024-3200LL. This memory kit consists of two CMX512-3200LL 400MHz ultra-low-latency memory modules that have been tested together on an Nforce2-based dual-channel motherboard. Extra low latency settings maximize overall system performance when operating synchronously with the front side bus. Corsair has always been […]

corsair 512MB XMS3200 Memory

corsair 512MB XMS3200 Memory

With the VIA KT400 peaking its head out into the public the need for PC3200 is now here. There are only a few companies that are actually making PC3200 and even less which are making good quality ones. Corsair is a company which is devoted to making high quality, fast, top of the line RAM. […]

Corsair 512MB XMS2700

Corsair 512MB XMS2700

With the emergence of the VIA Apollo KT333 chipset and other DDR333 chipsets 2700 DDR has taken off. Corsair was kind enough to send over a 512MB module of their XMS2700 DDR. XMS, or eXtreme Memory Speed, is the process that Corsair uses to take ICs rated at one speed and verify/guarantee their operation at […]

XtremeDDR PC2700 Memory Review

XtremeDDR PC2700 Memory Review

I recently reviewed a stick of PC3200 from XtremeDDR which PC-PitStop sent me. I was really impressed with the PC3200 from XtremeDDR and gave it the OCModShop Seal of Approval. PC2700 is DDR333 which is what all of the new AMD motherboards are running with using the VIA KT333 chipset. The VIA KT400 is coming […]

XtremeDDR PC3200

XtremeDDR PC3200

With the release of all of the DDR333 motherboards the overclockers have something faster and capable of handling fast quality RAM. DDR333 is classified as 2700, which is rated for 333MHz. If you are a true overclocker and want the faster RAM you can get either 3000, which is rated for 366MHz, or 3200, which […]