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Muskin Intros New Low-Latency DDR3-1600 MHz Memory Kits


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Mushkin Enhanced (Mushkin) released two new DDR3-1600 MHz (PC3-12800) memory kits bearing the company's Radioactive-themed FrostByte heatspreaders. The release includes a 4 GB (2x 2 GB) dual-channel kit best suited for socket LGA1156 systems, and a 6 GB (3x 2 GB) triple-channel kit, best suited for LGA1366 systems. The modules operate at 1600 MHz with timings of 7-9-7-24, with module voltage of 1.65V. Backed by a lifetime warranty, the 4 GB kit is priced at US $67.49, and the 6 GB one at $101.49.

Source: TechConnect Magazine
May 13, 2006
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Yea after I already got my new memory.


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not really what i call low latency
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I'd say about average latency. Nice pricing though.
Aug 9, 2008
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i def agree on the pricing.... very affordable :D
Jul 20, 2007
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good thing i havent built me next pc yet, i may just grab the 4gb kit of these.
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Hah! Low latency? I'll continue enjoying my two year old Mushkin 996601 -- 2x2GB 1600mhz 7-7-6-18 stock speed.
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I must admit when i saw the title "new low latency DDR3" for a moment i hoped for some CAS 5 DDR3.... guess i was hoping for too much :laugh:
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If you want cheap and high performance RAM, take a look at Exceleram. Guys at OC-Lab Slovenia like their stuff a lot.


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My Gskill ripjaws does 7-7-7-24 at 1600Mhz @ 1.65V.
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Mushkin could've called this the Muskin Low-Latency DDR3-1600 MHz 'S.T.A.L.K.E.R edition' Memory kits