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Patriot Releases 4GB DDR3 PC3-16000 Viper Kit

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  1. btarunr

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    Patriot Memory, a global provider of premium quality memory module and flash memory solutions, today unveiled their 4GB DDR3 2000MHz low latency Viper series memory kit. The newest addition to Patriot's Viper series, the 2000MHz kit boasts both high-density and high-frequency, enhancing overclocking capabilities for gamers and PC enthusiasts alike on today's latest DDR3 platforms.

    "Patriot's DDR3 2000MHz memory kits are perfect for PC gamers and enthusiasts," said Les Henry, Technical Director of Patriot Memory. "Capable of handling the demands that high-bandwidth multimedia programs and PC games require, the 4GB PC3-16000 2000MHz memory has the perfect combination of density and speed to push systems beyond what is currently imaginable."

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    Patriot's DDR3 PC3-16000 2000MHz Viper Series modules also feature EPP2.0 (Enhanced Performance Profiles) which will boot at the rated specifications on the NVIDIA 790i Ultra SLI MCP's. EPP2.0 eliminates the need for any manual configuration, allowing uncomplicated overclocking capabilities for consumers looking to maximize the performance of their systems.

    Rated timings at 9-9-9-24 at 2.0V, Patriot's DDR3 PC3-16000 2000MHz Viper Series are available in 4GB and 2GB kits. For more information on Patriot's DDR3 PC3-16000 2000MHz Viper Series product or other memory module and flash memory solutions, please contact your Patriot Memory Sales Representative or visit our website.
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    oh god the voltage
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    just a question why doesnt anyone use Ghz with memory?
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    Nubs might find it confusing? It looks faster in MHz?

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    i want teraherts not megaherts XD
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    probualy because for ddr2 it would be pointless to use ghz and ddr3 is still not yet the standard of ram. also theres stuff like 1333 ram which would be 1.333ghz.
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    I second the voltage comment. DDR3s only advantage presently is bandwidth, if that.
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    I expect to see these modules at 1.6 to 1.7v if anything.
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    well for ddr3 its pointless as well i mean its double pumped just like DDR2 so even their zomg 1800mhz sticks are really only running at like 900mhz. the only ram you could use it on is like 2000mhz DDR3 because then its running at 1Ghz
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    Why do they make their fast Viper kits ugly as hell?
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    +1 id like to see the system that those would actually match in
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    One with a Gigabyte board :D
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    looks like they're rated at 2.0v . . . that's DDR2 territory :ohwell:

    most DDR3, though, isn't rated over 1.85-1.95v; average is 1.8-1.9v, depending on manufacturer and rated speed.

    it's kinda a gimick, though - even though DDR3 is rated at lower voltage requirements over that of DDR2 and especially DDR, DDR3 with it's higher clocks, faster access speeds, increased bandwidth, etc. tends to pull more juice than DDR2 per clock cycle.
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    I dont see the big deal? My DDR right now is pulling 2.8v so i dont see whats wrong with something 3x faster than mine pulling 2.0v :laugh:

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