| ||Thread Tools|
|15th March 2013, 07:14||#1|
Join Date: May 2010
Corsair Unleashes Vengeance Extreme, the World's Fastest Rated PC Memory Kits
– New Corsair Vengeance Extreme Memory Kits, The World's First Rated at 3000MHz –
FREMONT, California — March 14, 2013 — Corsair®, a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC hardware market, today announced new Vengeance® Extreme 8GB dual-channel DDR3 memory kits rated at 3000MHz, the world's fastest rated production PC memory kits. Fitted with low profile "racing red" heat spreaders, the new 2x4GB memory kits operate at 3000MHz air-cooled, with latency settings of 12-14-14-36, at 1.65V. A Kingpin Cooling memory cooler is included for overclockers who want to use LN2 (liquid nitrogen) to reach memory speeds well beyond 3000MHz.
The extreme-speed 3000MHz rating of the Vengeance Extreme memory kits is the result of a rigorous internal four-stage hand-screening process performed by Corsair engineers. This process is passed by fewer than one in 50 memory ICs. Performance qualification is performed on select Intel® Z77 based motherboards, including the ASUS P8Z77-I DELUXE and ASRock Z77 OC Formula. To hit their rated speeds, the modules require a 3rd Generation Intel Core™ unlocked processor with an Integrated Memory Controller capable of running 3000MHz.
“We are focused on helping enthusiasts and overclockers push the boundaries of PC performance," said Thi La, Senior VP and GM of Memory and Enthusiast Component Products at Corsair. “Our engineering team's hard work has led to new performance optimization techniques for memory, which we are pleased to debut in our new Vengeance Extreme memory."
Pricing and Availability
The Vengeance Extreme 3000MHz 8GB memory kits are priced at $749.99 USD and will be available exclusively from Corsair.com in March. Quantities of these hand-built modules will be extremely limited.
For more information on Corsair Vengeance memory, please visit:
Founded in 1994, Corsair supplies high performance products purchased primarily by PC gaming enthusiasts who build their own PCs or buy pre-assembled customized systems. The company's award-winning products include DDR3 memory upgrades, USB flash drives, power supply units, solid-state drives, PC speakers, gaming headsets, gaming keyboards, laser gaming mice, system monitoring and control devices, PC cooling products, and computer cases.
Copyright © 2013 Corsair Components, Inc. All rights reserved. Corsair, the sails logo, Dominator, and Vengeance are registered trademarks and Air Series, Force Series, Carbide Series, GS Series, CX Series, and Hydro Series are trademarks of Corsair in the United States and/or other countries. All other company and/or product names may be trade names, trademarks, and/or registered trademarks of the respective owners with which they are associated. Features, pricing, availability, and specifications are subject to change without notice.
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Corsair unleashes second gen Vengeance gaming peripherals at CES||Stefan Mileschin||WebNews||0||9th January 2013 08:54|
|Corsair Announces World's Fastest Production 8GB PC Memory Kit||jmke||WebNews||0||6th June 2011 13:35|
|Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600MHz 12GB Kits Review||jmke||WebNews||0||15th December 2010 15:00|
|Corsair Intros Vengeance Series of DDR3 Memory Kits||jmke||WebNews||0||24th November 2010 09:28|
|G.Skill releases the world's fastest memory, DDR3 2500 MHz dual-channel memory kit||jmke||WebNews||0||17th April 2010 11:41|
|Corsair Unleashes the TWIN2X2048-9136C5D DOMINATOR 2GB Kits||jmke||WebNews||0||8th November 2006 21:52|
|Super Talent Announces World's Fastest 2GB DDR2 Kits||jmke||WebNews||0||14th February 2006 12:42|
|Corsair Unleashes XMS2 6400, Industry's First DDR2 Memory Rated at Scorching Fast 800||Sidney||WebNews||0||8th April 2005 03:04|
|Corsair Demonstrates Industry Leadership by Introducing World's Fastest DDR2 Memory||jmke||WebNews||0||7th April 2005 08:17|
|NVIDIA Unleashes World's Fastest Mobile GPU||Sidney||WebNews||0||25th February 2005 00:45|