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PCR's guide to the latest memory components

We take a look at some of the best memory modules available
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As one of the most affordable and easiest ways to upgrade a computer, RAM is still a very popular component – and one that resellers can use to upsell to customers.

PCR takes a look at some of the best memory modules available.

CRUCIAL BALLISTIX SPORT LT DDR4
Distributors: CMS Distribution, M2M, Northamber, Tech Data
Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 memory delivers fast speeds and increased bandwidth, and comes in 4GB, 8GB and 16GB densities. Sport LT red modules feature a covert digital camo design and integrated heat spreader.
Specs: 4GB, 8GB and 16GB densities, speeds of 2400 MT/s.
SRP: From £19.19 to £85.19

ADATA DRAM
Distributor: Entatech
Premier Series DDR3L 1600 memory modules are designed to support rigorous requirements of enthusiasts and professionals. The high 8GB density overcomes situations where there are only a few DRAM slots available.
Specs: 8GB density, DDR3L 1600.
SRP: £29.99

CRUCIAL 8GB DDR4
Distributor: CMS Distribution
Crucial DDR4 server memory promises to be up to 40 per cent more energy efficient, twice as fast and twice as large as DDR3.
Specs: 8GB density, DDR4 UDIMM.
SRP: £29.99

CRUCIAL BALLISTIX 16GB KIT
Distributor: CMS Distribution
This set of two 8GB sticks is designed for entry-level and mainstream PC users. Each stick of RAM boasts heat spreaders for thermal performance, along with standard timings and voltages.
Specs: 2x8GB sticks, DDR4.
SRP: £69.99

HYPERX FURY DDR4 MEMORY (pictured)
Contact: HyperX
FURY DDR4 is available in 4GB, 8GB and 16GB capacities and 8GB to 64GB kits. Its low-profile heat spreader with signature FURY design lets gamers show off their rig in style.
Specs: 4GB to 16GB capacities, 8GB to 64GB kits.
SRP: Varies

HYPERX SAVAGE DDR4 MEMORY
Contact: HyperX
HyperX Savage DDR4 memory offers a combination of fast speeds and aggressive timings to complement Intel’s 2, 4, 6 or 8 core processors. It has speeds of up to 3000MHz and latencies of CL12–CL15.
Specs: Capacities up to 128GB.
SRP: Varies

CORSAIR DOMINATOR PLATINUM KITS
Contact: Corsair
Dominator Platinum memory kits are built using only select memory ICs, highly screened for performance and stability, and feature Corsair’s patented DHX cooling technology so you can push them to the limit.
Specs: Capacities from 2x4GB DDR3 sticks to 8x8GB DDR4 sticks.
SRP: £69.99 to £1,378.98

G.SKILL TRIDENT Z MEMORY
Distributor: G.Skill
Building on the strong success of G.Skill Trident series, Trident Z represents one of the world’s highest performance DDR4 memory. It’s designed for the latest 6th generation Intel Core processor on the Z170 series chipset.
Specs: 16GB capacity (8GB x2), DDR4.
SRP: Around £125

CONTACT

CMS Distribution: ....... 01423 704 700
Corsair: ........ www.corsair.com/en-gb
Entatech: .....................0333 101 1000
G.Skill:...................... sales@gskill.com
Northamber: ............... 020 8296 7000
Kingston/HyperX: ........ 01932 738888
Tech Data: ................... 01256 788 000
M2M Direct:.................020 8676 6067

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