Ryzen 7000 CPU release could sort out DDR5 memory price stalemate
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Company expects prices to fall

When AMD revealed its Ryzen 7000 CPUs at Computex 2022 there were questions from the floor about how it expects to sell when DDR5 costs about as much as a gold-plated Bugatti Veyron.

G.Skill goes low-latency with tnew DDR5-5600 CL28 memory kits
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Under the Trident Z5 RGB, Trident Z5, and Ripjaws S5 series

G.Skill has announced its latest extremely low-latency DDR5 memory kit, running at DDR5-5600 CL28.

G.Skill announces Ripjaws DDR5 SO-DIMM memory kits
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DDR5 SO-DIMM gets Ripjaws treatment

G.Skill has announced its first Ripjaws DDR5 SO-DIMM memory kits, aimed at high-performance laptops and SFF PCs. The new Ripjaws DDR5 SO-DIMM series will be available in up to 32GB and 64GB kits and DDR5-5200 and DDR5-4800 frequency.

AMD moving to dual-chiplets
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Monday, 25 April 2022 11:21

AMD moving to dual-chiplets


But users will be stuck with DDR5

AMD is moving to "dual-chiplets" to design its upcoming 600-series chipsets on next-gen Socket AM5.

Supply issues blight DDR5
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Friday, 24 December 2021 11:28

Supply issues blight DDR5


The problem is the non-memory components.

During a recent earnings call to discuss its quarterly earnings, Micron explained that the reason DDR5 demand is "significantly exceeding supply" is because suppliers are having a rough time sourcing non-memory component.

Corsair Dominator Platinum RGB DDR5 hits 6500MHz
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Available in 2x16GB 6200 and 6400 kits

Corsair has announced its latest Dominator Platinum RGB DDR5 memory kits that will be available in 2x16GB capacity, running at 6,400MHz and 6,200MHz frequency.

G.Skill Trident Z5 breaks the world record at DDR5-8704
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Running on Asus ROG Maximus Z690 APEX with Core i7-12700KF

G.Skill's Trident Z5 memory has claimed yet another world record, hitting 3570MHz on ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 motherboard with Intel Core i7-12700KF.

G.Skill hits DDR5-7000 CL40 with Trident Z5 series
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DDR5-6666 CL40 is currently the fastest on Intel XMP 3.0 list

G.Skill has announced that its Trident Z5 2x16GB kit has managed to pass the Memtest stability test at DDR5-7000 frequency.

G.Skill Trident Z5 hits DDR5-6800 on Intel Z690 motherboard
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Running at 6800MHz with tight CL38 latency

Following the announcement of Intel's 12th gen Core Alder Lake CPUs and Z690 motherboards, coming on November 4th, G.Skill has revealed what its new Trident Z5 DDR5 memory is capable of achieving on that platform, hitting DDR5-6800 at CL38.

G.Skill announces its Trident Z5 series DDR5 memory kits
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32GB (2x16GB) DDR5-6600 at CL36

G.Skill has announced its and the world's fastest DDR5 memory kit, running at DDR5-6600 frequency with tight CL36 latency.