Thermaltake announces TOUGHRAM RGB 16GB 4600MHz DDR4 Gaming Memory for under £200

Thermaltake has officially released its high-speed memory – Thermaltake TOUGHRAM RGB DDR4 4600MHz gaming memory 16GB (2x8GB) with timings of CL19, and Available in black and white. Cheapest 4600MHz DDR4 on the market The important thing to highlight about this announcement is the price of the RAM. From my limited research I can find any … Read more

Thermaltake Toughram 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4 4000Mhz C19 Memory Review

Thermaltake don’t just make cases and CPU coolers, they have been making desktop memory for a while now, and in typical Thermaltake fashion, they do things a little more elaborately than the rest. The Toughram range sits in their mainstream range of memory, though it looks anything but mainstream with the huge heavy heatsinks. You … Read more

Kingston HyperX Fury 32GB 3600MHz DDR4 RAM Review – HX436C17FB3K2/32

Following on from my review of the HyperX laptop RAM, I have also been checking out the latest 3600MHz DDR4 DIMM Ram for my desktop. While the laptop RAM offered a massive capacity upgrade, this RAM provides high speeds at a reasonably affordable price point. Specification SKU HX436C17FB3K2/32 Error Check Non-ECC Intel XMP-Ready Profiles Yes … Read more

Kingston HyperX Impact 64GB DDR4-2400 SODIMM Memory Review – HX424C15FBK2/64

Kingston HyperX launched a range of new memory modules at CES 2020 and this includes new 32 GB unbuffered DIMMs and SO-DIMMs to its Fury and Impact families. I have recently been sent the HyperX Impact 64GB DDR4-2400 SODIMM memory to review, which includes two 32GB DDR4 memory modules with a latency of CL15. These … Read more

ZADAK 32GB Consumer DDR4 UDIMM RAM arrives using double height module

Considering the price of DDR4 RAM I don’t think there is a huge demand for 32GB modules but I thought ZADAK’s new 32GB double height UDIMM RAM was interesting enough to post about. Currently when you buy RAM the sticks cap out at 16GB for consumer boards, allowing Ryzen and Socket 1151 boards with 4 slots to achieve 64GB … Read more

DRAM / DDR4 Ram makers could be fined Billions in antitrust fines for price fixing

I have posted numerous times about the rising prices of DDR4, the cause being attributed to the massive increase in demand from the switch to DDR4 for desktops and laptops but and LP-DDR4 found in mobiles.  That hasn’t stopped many people on Reddit claiming that the big manufacturers are price fixes. It turns out that the Reddit users … Read more

DRAM demand slowdowns are potentially lowering DDR4 prices & GPU prices.

The demand for DRAM declined in April, creating an oversupply in the market in Japan and elsewhere. It is possible if this trend continues along with new production that we have previously reported on, we may actually see a drop in DDR4 prices this year. DRAM demand comes primarily from the smartphone market, data centres … Read more

DDR4 Prices to be Investigated Following Price Surges

As we have previously blogged about the price of DDR4 increased by over 200% in many cases during 2018. The official reason for the massive spike in prices is due to the exponential growth in demand for DDR4. All modern PCs shifted to it following the launch of Intel Skylake back in 2015(technically Skylake worked … Read more

DRAM supply to increase by 22.5% in 2018 – Possible reduction in DDR4 prices?

**Update The Chinese NDRC are actively keeping an eye on this DDR4 price surge to make sure no price fixing is happening ** If like me, you have had your heart set on a PC upgrade this year, you will no doubt be extremely frustrated at the price of DDR4. Corsair Vengeance LPX 16 GB (2×8 GB) … Read more