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Daily News Round #5 for June 30, 2004

Daily News Round #5 news post from TweakTown's online news computing and technology content pages for June 30, 2004
By: Steve Dougherty | Posted: Jul 1, 2004 4:24 am

- Corsair Memory Announces 667 Megahertz XMS2 Modules

Another DDR-II announcement was made today, this one being from Corsair with their new ultra fast XMS2-5300 (667mhz) modules. Coming in four flavours, the modules operate at rated latencies of a lowly 4-4-4-12 which is also quite nice given the roar speeds and technology behind them. More details including the various product packages on offer in Corsair's supporting PR which you can grab here folks.


Fremont, CA, June 30, 2004: Corsair Memory, Inc., a global leader in ultra-performance DDR memory modules for PC gamers and enthusiasts, today announced new XMS2 5300 speed modules at low latencies. Today Corsair introduced four new products in this family of ultra-fast modules. These memory modules offer the incredibly fast speeds of DDR2 5300 and the low latencies of 4-4-4-12.


These come in several density options as well as in matched pairs. Developed specifically for Alderwood and Grantsdale DDR2 platforms, these products range from 256MB to 1GB. These products are based on the new DDR2 technology which increases the memory bandwidth available for memory intensive applications. JEDEC standard latencies at 667 MHz are 5-5-5-15, but Corsair's 5300C4 modules are rated at 4-4-4-12 to deliver exceptional performance.


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