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Kingston Makes Red HyperX Memory for Fashionable Mobos

If color coordination is an important part of your gaming rig, then Kingston has a new option for you. We learned about Kingston's HyperX Red Limited Edition memory modules earlier this month, but we finally got to go eyes-on for the new color. Yes, it's for pure aesthetics, but if you're building a new system and you have a red-themed motherboard -- like the ROG series from Asus -- it's worth a look.

For those who want their memory to match their motherboards, the HyperX Red is a good option that's available in 8GB kits and 4GB single modules at 1600MHz and 1333MHz, in both 1.65v and 1.5v, fully Intel XMP ready.

Kingston HyperX Red Limited Edition Specifications
Part NumberCapacity and FeaturesMSRP (U.S. only)
KHX1600C9D3B1RK2/8GX8GB 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC DIMM @1.65v (kit of 2) XMP CL9-9-9-27$ 54.00
KHX1333C9D3B1RK2/8G8GB 1333MHz DDR3 Non-ECC DIMM @1.5v (kit of 2) CL9-9-9-27$ 54.00
KHX1600C9D3B1R/4G4GB 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC DIMM @1.65v (kit of 2) CL9-9-9-27$ 31.00
KHX1333C9D3B1R/4G4GB 1333MHz DDR3 Non-ECC DIMM @1.5v (kit of 2) CL9-9-9-27$ 31.00
  • jacobdrj
    Why not have an 'add your own colored heatspreader'? I mean, we are freggin BYOC-ers... I think we can handle the application of some RAM heatsinks...

    OR, just do what you do with luggage, and offer different color selections of all types on Newegg...
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  • internetlad
    cool ad, bros.
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  • ashesofempires04
    My first thought was: Looks like crap.
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  • lashabane
    internetladcool ad, bros.I cant believe you like money too. We should hang out
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  • zorky9
    coming soon - Hello Kitty RAM kits
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  • Kryan
    zorky9coming soon - Hello Kitty RAM kitsI'd buy that shizniz for the lulz
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  • chickenhoagie
    Not even as cool as the blue hyperX heatsinks:/
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  • __-_-_-__
    most expensive red paint in the world.
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  • __-_-_-__
    it looks like just a sticker glued to the copper heatspreader O_o
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  • HansVonOhain
    lol
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