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GeIL Taipei Factory Tour - We almost broke an IC Testing Machine

GeIL Taipei Factory Tour - We almost broke an IC Testing Machine

We were exclusively invited to the GeIL Taipei factory to get an up close and personal tour of its facility for testing and producing its memory modules. | May 25, 2012 at 5:39 am CDT

Intel X79 Quad Channel and Z68 Dual Channel Memory Performance Analysis

Intel X79 Quad Channel and Z68 Dual Channel Memory Performance Analysis

We look into the Quad Channel and Dual Channel performance of the new X79 platform and compare it to the well established Z68 one. | Nov 15, 2011 at 10:50 pm CST

AMD A8-3850, Sapphire A75, G.Skill Flare and 2600MHz+ DDR

AMD A8-3850, Sapphire A75, G.Skill Flare and 2600MHz+ DDR

We get super excited about the A75 platform as our Sapphire board clocks the hell out of our G.Skill Flare modules! | Jul 19, 2011 at 12:46 am CDT

P55 vs X58 Memory Performance Analysis w/ OCZ Platinum Series

P55 vs X58 Memory Performance Analysis w/ OCZ Platinum Series

With two PC3-12800 kits lying around from OCZ, we put them to good use and see how Tri-Chan vs. Dual Chan goes on P55 and X58 these days. | Jan 27, 2010 at 5:14 am CST

3GB vs. 6GB Memory Performance Analysis on X58

3GB vs. 6GB Memory Performance Analysis on X58

Today we have a look at a 3GB and 6GB kit of memory and see how the extra memory affects overall system performance. | Feb 10, 2009 at 11:00 pm CST

Intel Core i7 Memory Analysis - Can Dual Channel Cut it?

Intel Core i7 Memory Analysis - Can Dual Channel Cut it?

Taking a break from X58 boards, we have a look at dual vs triple channel memory configurations on the Core i7 platform. | Nov 23, 2008 at 11:00 pm CST

Corsair vs. Super Talent - 1800MHz+ RAM

Corsair vs. Super Talent - 1800MHz+ RAM

Today we crank up some high-end DDR3 memory modules from Corsair and Super Talent to see which comes out on top. | Sep 13, 2007 at 11:00 pm CDT

DDR3 Shootout - Geil, Kingston & OCZ

DDR3 Shootout - Geil, Kingston & OCZ

Tempted to go the way of DDR3? What's in it for you? Let us help you choose wisely! | Aug 2, 2007 at 11:00 pm CDT

DDR-3 Gaming Performance Analysis

DDR-3 Gaming Performance Analysis

DDR-3 memory is starting to become readily available but does it actually offer any performance benefits the gamer? | Jun 25, 2007 at 11:00 pm CDT

4GB of memory, how do you use it all? Mushkin XPS2-8500 Tested

4GB of memory, how do you use it all? Mushkin XPS2-8500 Tested

Get the low-down on how to get the best out of 4GB memory kits as we put the Mushkin XPS2-8500 kit through its paces. | May 8, 2007 at 11:00 pm CDT

TEAM Group Factory Tour - RAM Production from Start to Finish

TEAM Group Factory Tour - RAM Production from Start to Finish

Last week we visited the TEAM Group memory factory here in Taipei, Taiwan. We cover RAM production from start to finish. | Jul 26, 2006 at 11:00 pm CDT

DDR-400 Memory Battle - Crucial vs. Geil vs. Mushkin

DDR-400 Memory Battle - Crucial vs. Geil vs. Mushkin

Today we are comparing DDR-400 enthusiast memory modules from Crucial, Geil and Mushkin which are designed for performance AMD Athlon 64 users. After taking a look at each module and checking their compatibility on a range of DDR based chipsets, we run a bunch of benchmarks to work out which module offers the best performance. | Sep 5, 2005 at 11:00 pm CDT

OCZ DDR Booster - Your aid for real RAM overclocking

OCZ DDR Booster - Your aid for real RAM overclocking

You've just gone and bought a brand new CPU, motherboard and memory. Once you finish setting up your new system you are ready to begin overclocking the system only to find that your motherboard doesn't have enough voltage to supply the memory. OCZ have come to the rescue with an intuitive device called DDR Booster which provides you with extra DIMM voltage up to 3.9 volts and a cleaner power supply to the memory. It's your aid for real RAM overclocking! | Dec 4, 2004 at 11:00 pm CST

Dual Channel DDR-500 Kits Compared - OCZ, Kingmax, Mushkin and TwinMOS

Dual Channel DDR-500 Kits Compared - OCZ, Kingmax, Mushkin and TwinMOS

Today we've taken a look at four different sets of Dual Channel DDR-500 kits from OCZ, Kingmax, Mushkin and TwinMOS. While DDR-II has hit the market it will be a long while yet before it fully takes over regular DDR memory. Read on as we compare the modules at 250MHz and as high as we could overclock them on our Intel test bed platform. | Jun 30, 2004 at 11:00 pm CDT

Three Way DDR-550 Memory Rumble - GeIL, OCZ and ShikaRAM

Three Way DDR-550 Memory Rumble - GeIL, OCZ and ShikaRAM

While companies around the world prepare to introduce DDR-II memory modules to the market place in their various channels, DDR kicks on. We've compared DDR-550 (PC4400) memory modules from GeIL, OCZ and ShikaRAM at their default speeds and overclocked, as far as we could take them, on our ASUS Pentium 4 platform. | Jun 17, 2004 at 11:00 pm CDT

Dual Channel Memory Roundup - Part 2

Dual Channel Memory Roundup - Part 2

It's time for Part 2 of our Dual Channel Memory roundup series where this time we check out new modules from Kingmax, Corsair, Geil, OCZ, Transcend and Crucial - 8 different types of modules all up over a massive 33 pages! | Oct 7, 2003 at 11:00 pm CDT

DDR-400 Dual Channel Memory Roundup - Part 1

DDR-400 Dual Channel Memory Roundup - Part 1

Dual Channel, Dual Channel, Dual Channel - it is one of the key buzzwords taking the IT industry by storm at the moment courtesy of chipsets from nVidia and Intel. Which Dual Channel branded memory kit do you choose? Do you even need actual branded Dual Channel memory? Which overclocks the fastest? Shawn "Toxic" Baker answers all these questions in this 20-page monster roundup comparing memory from Crucial, Mushkin, Kingmax, TwinMOS, Buffalo and Corsair! | Jun 21, 2003 at 11:00 pm CDT

Touring the Memory Giants - Kingmax and Kingpak

Touring the Memory Giants - Kingmax and Kingpak

Each year the always hectic and ever exciting city of Taipei plays host to Computex - The biggest computer trade show in Asia and what is considered by many as one of the most interesting and spicy shows in the world. The trip was broken up into company meetings, company parties and we can't forget factory tours - in particular tours of Kingmax and Kingpak which Cameron "Mr.Tweak" Wilmot tells us about today in his latest article. | Jun 16, 2002 at 11:00 pm CDT

Kingmax PC2100 Compatibility Tests

Kingmax PC2100 Compatibility Tests

With most of the main motherboard makers now manufacturing boards that need DDR SDRAM, we thought it time to see how well the Kingmax DDR Memory could hold up to some high FSB settings. So come join Sov as he shows us what chipsets will handle the aggressive overclocking attempts. | Oct 15, 2001 at 11:00 pm CDT