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OCZ 2GB kit PC2-8500/DDR2-1066 Reaper HPC Edition Memory Review

Today, ocinside.de published again an overclocking review of some High-End DDR2 memory modules. The new OCZ PC2-8500 2GB Reaper HPC edition DDR2 RAM looks extraordinarily good and offers high overclocking, thanks to the excellent heatpipe cooling. OCZ permits the users to operate the modules with up to 2.35 V without loosing the OCZ Lifetime Warranty and this Vmem should be enough to achieve very good overclocking results. If you like to know if the memory is also well overclockable with … Continue reading OCZ 2GB kit PC2-8500/DDR2-1066 Reaper HPC Edition Memory Review

Crucial Ballistix Tracer DDR2-1066/PC2-8500 2GB Kit BL2KIT12864AL1065 Memory Review

It is a pleasure to test the new Crucial Ballistix Tracer PC2-8500 memory modules, because memory is not the same as memory. Even if the technical data is equal with some other PC2-8500 modules, at least overclocking separates the wheat from the chaff. The DDR2-1066 memory is available as Ballistix Tracer with integrated LED lighting and as Ballistix without LED’s, so the choice for the additional modding feature is left to the buyer. One thing is certain, the modules would … Continue reading Crucial Ballistix Tracer DDR2-1066/PC2-8500 2GB Kit BL2KIT12864AL1065 Memory Review

Crucial 2GB Kit DDR2-533/PC2-4200 ECC CT2KIT12872AA53E Memory Review

The company Crucial offers high performance PC2-8500, PC2-8000, PC2-6400 and PC2-5300 modules, but they also offer several inexpensive DDR2 alternatives like e.g. the PC2-4200 modules. The high performance series of Crucial has been already reviewed and overclocked on ocinside.de, so it’s time to write an overclocking review about the latest 2GB PC2-4200 kit. This Crucial DDR2-533 memory kit supports the ECC (error correction code) feature, which is particularly very important for servers. In this review you’ll see if and how … Continue reading Crucial 2GB Kit DDR2-533/PC2-4200 ECC CT2KIT12872AA53E Memory Review

G.Skill F2-6400CL4D-2GBPK 2GB Kit DDR2-800/PC2-6400 Memory Review

G.Skill has launched the new F2-6400CL4D-2GBPK 2048MB DDR2-800 memory kit, which already represents a nice eye-catcher with the packing. Because the two 1GB memory modules with the azure heat spreader are delivered in a wooden box and are thus optimally protected against possible damage. But let us see if a complex packing help us to get higher overclocking results … Thanks for the support … Many thanks for the support with the F2-6400CL4D-2GBPK 2GB PC2-6400/DDR2-800 CL4 kit by G.Skill The … Continue reading G.Skill F2-6400CL4D-2GBPK 2GB Kit DDR2-800/PC2-6400 Memory Review

Mushkin XP2-8500 2x1024MB PC2-8500/DDR2-1066 (996535) Memory Review

Mushkin shows with their current XP2-8500 DDR2-1066 memory modules that it’s possible to get high performance for low cost. Because ocinside.de was able to overclock an AMD Athlon 64 3000+ Socket AM2 CPU to approx. 3000 MHz and the enormously high memory overclocking up to 600 MHz (DDR2-1200) was an important factor for these results. If you’re using a DDR2 motherboard with some overclocking options, you shouldn’t miss this Mushkin XP2-8500 Review. Thanks for the support … Many thanks for … Continue reading Mushkin XP2-8500 2x1024MB PC2-8500/DDR2-1066 (996535) Memory Review

Crucial Ballistix 2GB Kit DDR2-1000/PC2-8000 CL4 BL2KIT12864AA1005 Memory Review

Crucial recently brought new Ballistix PC2-8000 memory modules to the market, which are particularly well suitable to overclock a PC or Mac. It was possible to reach excellence results also with default DDR2 voltage and fast timings in the test, so the modules are also well applicable on more inexpensive motherboards with less BIOS settings. The test report shows the performance of the Crucial Ballistix 2 GB DDR2-1000 kit and offers an overclocking comparison to 5 other memory modules. Thanks … Continue reading Crucial Ballistix 2GB Kit DDR2-1000/PC2-8000 CL4 BL2KIT12864AA1005 Memory Review

Crucial Ballistix 1GB Kit DDR2-800/PC2-6400 CL4 BL2KIT6464AA804 Memory Review

Crucial Ballistix 1GB Kit (2x512MB) PC2-6400/DDR2-800 Memory Review Not only Intel PCs are using DDR2 modules, in the meanwhile it is also necessary for AMD PCs to look for DDR2 memory modules. Who like to upgrade for example to a current AMD Socket AM2 system, will find only the newer 240-pin DIMM sockets instead of the usual 184-pin sockets on these motherboards. However, in spite of the higher memory bus range you should expect no miracles. The Crucial Ballistix 1GB … Continue reading Crucial Ballistix 1GB Kit DDR2-800/PC2-6400 CL4 BL2KIT6464AA804 Memory Review

Crucial 10th Anniversary 2GB Kit DDR2-667/PC2-5300 TY2KIT12864AA663 Memory Review

Crucial 10th Anniversary 2GB Kit (2x1024MB) PC2-5300/DDR2-667 Memory Review The company Crucial should be well known by everyone who is interested in PC or Macintosh hardware and already acquired some memory modules. It’s not only because of the high performance of the modules, but also because of the long existence of the company. Crucial recently became 10 years old and they celebrated their 10th anniversary with special chocolate modules (yes, memory modules can be tasty) and with special 10th Anniversary … Continue reading Crucial 10th Anniversary 2GB Kit DDR2-667/PC2-5300 TY2KIT12864AA663 Memory Review

G.Skill F1-3200PHU1-512NT 512MB PC3200 Memory Review

This Review of the G.Skill 512MB PC3200 DDR memory primarily shows if high-quality memory modules can reach higher overclocking results and if inexpensive PC-3200 modules satisfy overclockers even with clearly more than 200 MHz (DDR400). Of course two 512 MB modules were tested in dual channel mode and compared with different timings. Thanks for the support … Many thanks for the support with the F1-3200PHU1-512NT 512MB PC3200 modules by the manufacturer G.Skill One G.Skill F1-3200PHU1-512NT 512MB memory module has a … Continue reading G.Skill F1-3200PHU1-512NT 512MB PC3200 Memory Review

Crucial Ballistix 1GB Kit PC4000 LED BL2KIT6464L505 Memory Review

Memory is an important component of the PC system and with current operating systems e.g. Microsoft Windows XP in combination with current games or DTP applications nowadays 512 MB are by far not enough and should be upgraded to at least 1GB memory. However memory is not like memory and naturally there’re dozens of DDR (double data rate) module types on the market, that the choice isn’t really easy. In order to make the choice somewhat easier, there’s a new … Continue reading Crucial Ballistix 1GB Kit PC4000 LED BL2KIT6464L505 Memory Review