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Corsair Launches High Density DDR3 Memory With New American Racing Blue DHX+ Fins

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Corsair, a worldwide leader in high-performance computer memory, power supplies and flash memory products, including solid-state drives, today announced a new set of high density products for Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processors. These DIMMs are available in dual and triple channel configurations and are specifically tuned for Intel CPUs.

The 8GB and 12GB module kits feature Corsair’s DHX+ cooling technology, and sport new American Racing Blue fins and highlights. The dual channel configuration, part number CMD8GX3M4A1600C8, consists of four matched 2GB modules, optimized for P55 motherboards. The triple channel configuration, part number CMD12GX3M6A1600C8, consists of six matched 2GB modules, and is optimized for X58 motherboards. Both sets of modules have XMP profiles set at 1600MHz, with CAS latency settings of 8-8-8-24. An Airflow fan with matching blue highlights is included with both the dual and triple channel configurations.

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#2
Very nice looking.

Dominator GT-R :laugh:
 

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no offence but, because its blue all of a sudden its AMERICAN RACING BLUE!!! :O:O

Why not New Zealand blue, they have blue in their flag, if not more!
 

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lol !

one word -> marketing!!!
 
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The guys and gals at Corsair know full well, that colour is the main deciding factor in our DDR3 purchases... Under what name will those be sold outside of the "New World"?
 
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Yeah! More crap ram by Corsair! They should stick to PSUs. Anyway sorry for the negativity. Thanks for the news Bta. Keep up the good work man! :toast:

no offence but, because its blue all of a sudden its AMERICAN RACING BLUE!!! :O:O

Why not New Zealand blue, they have blue in their flag, if not more!
Because everyone knows America fucking rocks!
 
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who saves the world in teh movies? america! egverybody else bickers with themselves :)
 
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The color aside, since when is a stick of 2GB DDR3 considered "high density"? If it was a 4GB DIMM then yes, I would consider it "medium density"... 2GB is "low density" all day long...
 
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#13
Would have looked better with British racing green tbh ;)

What's next? Custom paint jobs on the ram? I want flames on mine! Or how about some racing stripes? It's all a bit silly IMO
 
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Not 6 x 4GB... but still pretty sweet. Might look at this kit if I go P6T7.
 

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look UK always saves the day.

We have a queen, your scared we know it.

She has a dog, it bites... thats bout all we need.

We also founded your country, bow down plz. :respect::laugh:
 

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I really like the Blue on this ram. I wish they did make an AM3 optimized set. Not everyone can go i7 and triple channel.
 
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nor does everyone want too...
 

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The next off topic post will result in discipline. Swift, precise and merciless, the iron hand will strike those who wish to post off topic garbage. This goes for everyone, and this is your only warning.
 

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They should make these for DDR2, i would totally get them.:)

And maybe throw out some more colors just for the hell of it.:)
 
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patriot blue.. commie red :p
 
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Marketing gone helorios!!!!:roll:. we got black, red, and blue dominator gt ram. They also maid am3 kits to (basicly for lga 775). What they should have dam done is release all the colors and serios, and freqz at once. lmao party
 

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yeah AMD is catching up though. I almost snagged the OCZ GOLD AMD Edition :)
 

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#25
actually, the Dominator GT is a fine RAM. the red one that is. using an earlier version of Elpida Hyper chips

When Corsair launches Dominator GTs intended for AMD platform, I'm sure they will paint it Racing Green :roll: