Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,984 Reviews & Articles | 38,652 News Posts

G.Skill breaks world record for fastest quad channel DDR3: 4072MHz

G.Skill breaks another world record, overclocks a 4x4GB kit of its TridentX DDR3 past 4GHz

| RAM News | Posted: Sep 18, 2013 5:24 pm

G.Skill has broken yet another world record in the world of high-performance memory. In just a week after the official release of Intel's Ivy Bridge-E processors, G.Skill has managed to push the limits of its quad-channel DDR3 memory to extreme limits never before seen.


TweakTown image news/3/2/32993_1_g_skill_breaks_world_record_for_fastest_quad_channel_ddr3_4072mhz.jpg


G.Skill has managed to overclock a 16GB kit (4x4GB) of its TridentX line of DDR3 to an astronomical clock speed of 4072MHz. The company says this is the first instance of a quad-channel DDR3 memory kit breaking the 4GHz barrier. The amazing feat was accomplished with the aid of an Intel Core i7-4960 CPU and an ASUS Rampage IV Black Edition motherboard. The overclock was achieved with a healthy dose of extreme cooling provided by liquid nitrogen.


TweakTown image news/3/2/32993_2_g_skill_breaks_world_record_for_fastest_quad_channel_ddr3_4072mhz.png


Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more RAM news at our RAM news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this news

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts
Check out TweakTown Polls on LockerDome on LockerDome

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases