Over the past couple of months Corsair and G.Skill have introduced multiple 32 GB enthusiast-grade SO-DIMM memory kits for ASRock’s X299E-ITX/ac motherboard, gradually increasing the data transfer rates from industry-standard DDR4-2400/2667 to 3800 MT/s and then to 4000 MT/s. Apparently it’s time to speed up 64 GB kits too in order to address small form-factor systems that need a lot of fast DDR4 memory. G.Skill’s latest quad-channel Ripjaws DDR4 SO-DIMM kit consists of four 16 GB memory modules rated for DDR4-3466 mode with CL17 17-17-37 timings at 1.35 V. These SO-DIMMs are based on pre-binned Samsung’s 8 Gb B-die chips that power other enthusiast-class modules, and come with XMP 2.0 profiles tailored for Skylake-X processors. G.Skill validates the quad-channel kit for operation only on ASRock’s...
Keeping it Quick: G.Skill Launches a 32 GB Quad-Channel DDR4-4000 SO-DIMM Kit at CL18
ASRock’s X299E-ITX/ac is the only Mini-ITX motherboard for Intel’s latest Core i7/Core i9 processors, and also the only consumer motherboard that requires enthusiast-class quad-channel SO-DIMM kits. The appeal of...3 by Anton Shilov on 12/21/2017
The ASRock X299E-ITX/ac Motherboard Review: An 18-core No-Compromise Mini-ITX
Our next X299 motherboard review shrinks down from the large ATX and E-ATX sized motherboards to the sole Mini-ITX offering for the X299 platform. The ASRock X299E-ITX/ac is a...24 by Joe Shields on 12/4/2017
G.Skill Announces DDR4 SO-DIMM Kits up to DDR4-3800: Ripjaws for SFF
G.Skill has announced its new family of Ripjaws DDR4 SO-DIMM kits designed specifically for Intel’s Core X processors. The current number of consumer motherboards supporting SO-DIMMs is limited: only...7 by Anton Shilov on 10/23/2017