Kingston ships ultra low latency HyperX DDR3 notebook memory

Dec 4, 2008
Kingston ships ultra low latency HyperX DDR3 notebook memory

Here’s another candidate for the likes of notebook gamers look to expand its memory-boundaries beyond stock. Kingston has announced the immediate release of an ultra-low latency HyperX DDR3 gaming SO-DIMMs for performance laptop. According to the manufacturer, the imminent roll-out of HyperX 2GB DDR3 1066MHz SO-DIMMs is the first of its kind with low latency setting at CL5-5-5-15.

The high-performance HyperX comes pre-installed with a metal heatspreader that maximizes thermal conduction when users take their system to the extreme. The package comes with a pair of 2GB kit (4GB total) (KHX8500S3ULK2/4G), it has a retail price of $228.

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. --(Business Wire)-- Dec 04, 2008 Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced it is first to market with ultra-low latency HyperX® DDR3 gaming SO-DIMMs. The new DDR3 1066MHz notebook memory modules are pre-programmed to high-performance, ultra-low latency values and built with a new metal heatspreader that further helps promote thermal conduction for added performance.

“Computer makers are releasing more DDR3-based notebook computers into the marketplace and Kingston is pleased to be first to ship ultra-low latency SO-DIMMs to meet the increased performance these laptops can offer,” said Mark Tekunoff, senior technology manager, Kingston®. “Our HyperX DDR3 notebook modules with metal heatspreaders represent new technology for gamers who want every competitive edge possible when pushing system performance.”

Kingston’s new HyperX DDR3 SO-DIMM (Kingston part #: KHX8500S3ULK2/4G) joins a family of previously released HyperX DDR2 notebook modules in 800- and 667MHz frequencies. Kingston HyperX is backed by a lifetime warranty and free 24/7 technical support. For more detailed information please visit the Kingston Web site at

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