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Corsair, Crucial, G,Skill & OCZ Announced Fastest DDR3 Memories

Corsair, Crucial, G.Skill and OCZ separately announced their fastest DDR3
memories today. Cosair announced DOMINATOR and XMS DHX 2GB kit pre-loaded with
EPP2 while Crucial announced Ballistix PC3-16000 (DDR3-2000MHz) high-performance
memory modules with EPP2 and latency timings of 9-9-9-28 at 1.9V, available in
1GB modules and 2GB kits. G.Skill announced their new DDR3-1800 CL7 equipped
with the Antazone RamMod cooler to improve module stability and performance
while operating under extreme overclocking conditions. Lastly, OCZ unveiled
blistering fast PC3-16000 DDR3 modules with EPP2 at an aggressive timings of

Corsair® http://www.corsair.com, a worldwide leader in enthusiast computer
and flash memory products, announced today their NVIDIA 790i Ultra SLI
high-performance DDR3 partner memory offerings, including a record-breaking 2GHz

After extensive partnership efforts between NVIDIA and Corsair, the NVIDIA 790i
Ultra SLI platform was found to exhibit extreme overclocking capabilities with
the latest in DDR3 memory architectures. All Corsair SLI-ready partner memory is
pre-loaded with EPP2, the latest in memory performance specifications. EPP2 is
designed to deliver an automatic memory performance boost for enthusiasts when
used with the 790i Ultra SLI platform.

Corsair and NVIDIA have worked closely on next-generation gaming platforms using
the latest DDR3 memory technologies. The EPP2 SPD memory specification, combined
with the NVIDIA 790i Ultra SLI platform have allowed us to reach new
overclocking performance levels from the 2GHz range and above, said Jack
Peterson, VP of Corporate Marketing at Corsair. As the recognized leader in
high-performance enthusiast memory, we are excited about this new line of NVIDIA
SLI-Certified memory modules, continued Peterson.

Available immediately through Corsairs worldwide authorized dealer channel,
consumers can choose from the following EPP2-enabled DDR3 product offerings:

2GB Kit
2GB Kit
2GB Kit

Like other Corsair DDR2 products, DDR3 DOMINATOR and XMS3 DHX modules feature
Corsairs patent-pending DHX technology, an innovative quad-layer heat sink
design that optimizes memory performance and reliability by maximizing thermal
dissipation. With DHX Technology, heat is removed via two paths: the leads of
the BGA chips into the PCB (convective cooling) and the back of the BGA packages
into the custom designed extruded aluminum heat sinks (conductive cooling).

All products are backed by a Lifetime Limited Warranty complete with customer
support via telephone, email, forum and TechSupport Xpress troubleshooting
guide. For more information on Corsair products and technology, please visit

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