G.SKILL, a leading extreme performance memory and gaming peripherals maker, has announced that its Trident Z is the world’s first DDR4 memory to have hit the 5GHz mark.
The DDR4-5000 frequency record was set using G.SKILL Trident Z Series DDR4 memory with Samsung ICs and the MSI Z170I GAMING PRO AC motherboard. With the latest record, G.SKILL now holds the world’s top 7 memory frequency records.
The record was set by Taiwanese overclocking legent Toppc, using liquid nitrogen cooling. As you can see in the screenshots below, the record has been validated by HWBOT and CPU-Z.
Tequila Huang, Corporate Vice President and Director of R&D at G.SKILL said, “We are extremely excited to achieve this great milestone together with Samsung components and MSI motherboard, we will continually push hardware performance to the limits and provide enthusiasts with even more advanced products.”