Loading recent posts...

Apr 5, 2012

3,000 MHz Broken on Four DDR3 Memory Modules

Some folks at Coolaler got busy this week and tried to see if they could set a new overclocking record. 

Rather than pushing a CPU beyond its limits though, they chose to test the limits of a quad-module memory kit. 

It was G.Skill that provided the RAM (four 4G DDR3-2600 modules), while a Gigabyte Z77X-UD5H motherboard ran an Intel Core i7-3770K “Ivy Bridge” CPU. 

The speed achieved was 3,077 MHz and things get even more interesting when considering that the entire setup was air-cooled. 

This is the second record that G.Skill memory is used for in the past two months. 

Back at the beginning of March, an overclocker managed to drive a dual-channel kit to 3736MHz

We are fairly certain that this is not the last we hear about overclocking feats accomplished on or with Intel Ivy Bridge central processing units.


Post a Comment

Twitter Delicious Facebook Digg Stumbleupon Favorites More

Design by Free WordPress Themes | Bloggerized by Lasantha - Premium Blogger Themes | coupon codes