Page 1:Does Faster RAM Improve The Performance Of AMD FX CPUs?
Page 2:Does AMD-Optimized Memory Still Exist?
Page 3:G.Skill Ripjaws X F3-17000CL9D-8GBXM
Page 4:Kingston HyperX KHX2400C11D3K4/8GX
Page 5:Super Talent Quadra Series WQ213UB4G
Page 6:Team Xtreem LV TXD38192M2800HC11RDC-L
Page 7:Test Setup And Benchmarks
Page 8:Overclocking And Under-Latency Results
Page 9:DDR3-1600 Performance
Page 10:DDR3-1866 Performance
Page 11:DDR3-2133 Performance
Page 12:DDR3-2400 Performance
Page 13:Making A Case For High-Speed RAM
Kingston HyperX KHX2400C11D3K4/8GX
Kingston switched its model numbers back to an easily-defined DRAM data rate long ago, making the model number of its quad-DIMM Kingston HyperX DDR3-2400 CAS 11 kit somewhat possible to decipher. We still prefer shorter names, though the oversized box might come in handy.
Our motherboard shows both DDR3-2400 and DDR3-2133 XMP profiles, which both run at relaxed CAS 11 timings. Most AMD motherboards don’t offer the option to select XMP anyway, but these settings can be manually transposed to the correct locations in the motherboard's overclock menu.
Users not willing or otherwise unable to use overclocking techniques to reach these modules' rated performance level will be stuck with automatic settings of DDR3-1333 CAS 9. We would have preferred to see a top JEDEC-compatible setting of DDR3-1600, since an SPD table can contain several basic clock and timing sets.
Available for under $100, Kingston’s DDR3-2400 CAS 11 kit carries the company’s limited lifetime warranty.
- Does Faster RAM Improve The Performance Of AMD FX CPUs?
- Does AMD-Optimized Memory Still Exist?
- G.Skill Ripjaws X F3-17000CL9D-8GBXM
- Kingston HyperX KHX2400C11D3K4/8GX
- Super Talent Quadra Series WQ213UB4G
- Team Xtreem LV TXD38192M2800HC11RDC-L
- Test Setup And Benchmarks
- Overclocking And Under-Latency Results
- DDR3-1600 Performance
- DDR3-1866 Performance
- DDR3-2133 Performance
- DDR3-2400 Performance
- Making A Case For High-Speed RAM