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A-DATA Launches New DDR2-1066 XPG Gaming Dual-Channel Kits

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  1. malware New Member

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    Although DDR2 memory slightly going out of fashion, in favour of DDR3, A-DATA recently said it is releasing new DDR2-1066 memory kits under the company's XPG Gaming DRAM line. New dual-channel kits comprised of two 2 GB or 1 GB DDR2-1066 MHz modules will be made available. Both memory kits will work with CL6-6-6-18 timings at 2.0±0.1 V. Like most high-performance memory products, the new XPG kits will come with a lifetime warrany.

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    Source: A-DATA
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    Those timings are horrendous. How can they even call these high-performance?
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    6-6-6-18 at 2.0V what the hell is this crap?
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    wtf and its a 2gb kit too? these wouldnt even be that good in 2006 LOL
    they must oc to ddr2-1200.. MINIMUM. if not, then why buy them?
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    Actual source.

    I fail to see how this is newsworthy (particularly since this press release came out nearly a month ago), unless these modules are setting a new standard of sh**tiness for "performance". Hell, it's possible to find generic DDR2-800 that can clock to DDR2-1066 @ 5-5-5-15, why would I want these modules? WTF indeed.
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    agree, my value rams do better
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    they even call it as their "gaming series" memory kits ... :shadedshu
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    A-DATA...:slap: I think I will stick with Patriot, G-Skill or Crucials. LMAO. 2GB @ 6/6/6/18 2.1v??? :wtf: XPG Gaming, WTF?? I would take OCZ Platinums over this crap.
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    My 41$ Crucial Ballistix kit does 5-5-5-15 1066 at 2.0v... This is a pretty lame kit honestly.
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    Glad I wasn't the only one getting ready to bash these haha
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    these should be elpidia based and clock to 1300 CL6 @stock voltage
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    If they don't clock then WTF....

    I have a value 800Mhz OCZ stick of 1Gb that runs 1110Mhz at CL6-6-6-15 at 1.83v, what's this ?
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    dam you guys have nice clocking ram, my ddr2 800 4x1gb only do 1066@5-5-5-18 2.1v lmfao i thought my sticks were poor, but A-Data just made me all fuzzy inside :D :laugh:
    JATownes says thanks.
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    If this is A-DATA's idea of "high-performance", I'd hate to see the specs for their low-end crap....
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    :roll::laugh::roll: Thanks...I needed that.
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    My two year old A-Data extreme 800+ kit is better than this cr*p. At least it has micron D9 chips...
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    A little too late for this market and horrible timings make this one a must not have. Unless 2gb stick sell for $10 a pop then sure, I'll buy it for client :)
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    Yeah, not loving these sticks, though if at stock voltage they hit 1300mhz with those timings, that isnt bad at all.
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    Damn that memory sucks, i've got some el cheapo $15 1gb kingmax sticks that will run at 1066 5-5-5-12 at 1.9v
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    LOLZ
    my generic ram has tighter times compared to this!!

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