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Old 14-11-08, 11:10 AM
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Kingston HyperX line gets new heat spreaders

Kingston redesigns heat-spreaders for enthusiast-class memory modules.

Details in the press release

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Old 14-11-08, 11:30 AM
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They look pretty slick tbh
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Old 14-11-08, 11:48 AM
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They look well smart! Would look even better with a black/blue PCB imo
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Old 14-11-08, 11:54 AM
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Wc people aint gonna care too much about this, but even tho I like the looks of these sticks, the higher the profile, the lesser the options for cpu fan options.

It`s difficult enough having a high bridge cooler, the pwm cooler, then some ram profiles that are darn tall b4 u even put a fan on them. It can lead u to 3 sides of a cpu-tower cooler not being accessible.

Not necessarily the ram manufacturers fault 100%, but they are at the disadvantage of having dimm slots directly to the rear of the cpu area. So if u want to blow across ur cpu and out the rear - ur knackered.

Have seen an Intel i7 mobo where they`ve moved the dimm array to above the cpu and parallel to pci slots, which could be interesting - atleast in this fashion, the air cooling techiques can attempt to flow 1 way.

Probably great ram outside of the rant tho
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