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Corsair Dominator® GT breaks World Record with 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ Processor Family


Posted: Feb 11, 2011 4:30 am | RAM Press Releases

DominatorĀ® GT breaks World Record with 2nd Generation IntelĀ® CoreĀ™ Processor Family

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- Extreme overclockers "splmann" and "Mat" Post Record-Breaking 2711.5 Marks in MaxxMem -

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FREMONT, California - February 10th, 2011 - CorsairĀ®, a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, today announced that its DominatorĀ® GT ultra-high performance DDR3 memory was used to set a new world record for the MaxxMem benchmark with the new 2nd generation Intel Core processor family (Sandy Bridge).

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Renowned extreme overclockers "splmann," aka Roger Tanner, and "Mat", aka Matthias Zronek, posted a list-topping score of 2711.5 marks running at 1,148 MHz at CL7-7-6-21 at 1T.

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"We've broken several records with Corsair Dominator GT memory," stated Roger Tanner and Matthias Zronek. "It's truly outstanding. The reliability and headroom are amazing."

The hardware used included an AsusĀ™ P8P67 WS Revolution motherboard, IntelĀ® CoreĀ™ i7-2600K processor, and a pair of Corsair Dominator GT DDR3 memory modules.

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The ranking can be viewed at the HWBOT MaxxMem hall of fame. Additional details and photos of the record-breaking configuration are available here.

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More information about Corsair's high-performance memory products can be found on the Corsair web site.

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About Corsair

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Founded in 1994, Corsair supplies high performance products purchased primarily by PC gaming enthusiasts who build their own PCs or buy pre-assembled customized systems. The company's award-winning products include DRAM modules, USB flash drives, power supply units, solid-state drives, PC headsets and speaker systems, cooling systems and computer cases.

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