Corsair Memory Vengeance Red 8GB DDR3 1600 MHz CAS 9 XMP Dual Channel Desktop Sandybridge

8GB (2x4GB) Corsair DDR3 Vengeance Racing Red, PC3-12800 (1600), Non-ECC, CAS 9-9-9-24, XMP, 1.5V

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Scan code: LN40259 Manufacturer code: CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9R Request call
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Product Overview Great Looking, Great Overclocking Memory at a Great Price
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 memory modules are designed with overclockers in mind. Vengeance DIMMs are built using RAM specially selected for their high-performance potential. Aluminum heat spreaders help dissipate heat, and provide the aggressive look that you want in your gaming rig. As a bonus, the attractive low price of Vengeance memory will also leave lots of room in your system build budget.

Optimized for Compatibility with the Latest CPUs and Motherboards
Vengeance memory is designed specifically for the latest CPUs. Vengeance modules run at 1.5V for maximum compatibility with all Intel® Core™ i3, i5 and i7 processors, as well as the 2nd generation Intel processor family. Vengeance DDR3 memory is available in single modules, and two or three module kits, making it easy for you to match the DIMM population requirements of your motherboard.

Next-Generation Density for the Ultimate Power User
Most Vengeance DIMMs are built with two gigabit RAM ICs. These extra-dense memory chips allow you to have 8GB of memory using only two DIMMs, or to populate your triple channel system with up to an insanely large 24GB of system memory for extreme multitasking performance.

Features Maximize your system memory capacity for ultimate performance
Specially selected RAMs for overclocked performance
1.5 V VDIMM spec ensures compatibility with 2nd generation (Sandy Bridge) Intel Core processor family
Includes XMP performance profile
Guaranteed to work on all dual channel Intel platforms
Aggressive Look you want
Attractively low price
World famous Corsair reliability and performance
Racing Red heatsink
Specifications
Specifications
Size 8GB (2x4GB)
Memory Model Vengeance Racing Red
Memory Channel Dual
Memory Type DDR3
Memory Type (ECC) Non-ECC
Memory Type (R/U) Unbuffered
Memory Speed PC3-12800 (1600)
Pins 240
CAS Latency 9-9-9-24
Voltage 1.5 V
Cooler
  • Heat Sink
  • Heat Spreader
Features XMP
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
999 months
Type:
Return to base
DOA Period:
999 days
RTB Period:
999 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
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Telephone:
0871 472 4747
TekSpek Guides
DDR3
DDR3
Date Issued: 17th Nov 2008

This TekSpek explains what DDR3 is, how it works, where you’ll find it, and what it means to the consumer.

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System Buses & Bandwidth
System Buses & Bandwidth
Date Issued: 21st Oct 2008

In computing terms, system buses are used to connect various components to the motherboard’s core logic and, often, to each other. Modern PCs run with a multitude of high-speed buses ranging from the interconnects between, say, the chipset and the CPU, graphics card, memory, and peripherals.

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DC Ram
DC Ram
Date Issued: 3rd Aug 2006

The amount of RAM (Random Access Memory) in a system is an important factor in its overall performance. So to is that RAM’s speed and latency. Whether the RAM is operating in single- or dual-channel mode is also important. So what is dual-channel?

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Gigabytes and Gibibytes
Gigabytes and Gibibytes
Date Issued: 23rd Aug 2005

If you've used a computer for any duration of time you'll have come across the terms “kilobyte, megabyte, gigabyte” and so on. Then there's “kilobit, megabit and gigabit” to add a bit of confusion and to top it all off you've maybe heard or read terms like “gibibyte” on occasion.

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Reviews
Rated 4.6 out of 5 by 12 reviewers.
Rated 3 out of 5 by corsair vengence red i give this ram the average becase of 2 things the main is it is wrongly avertised as 1600 HRz when it atualy runs at defult 1333 HRz witch brings me to the second reson unless u go into the bios enable the xmp witch means overclocking the ram and if u are not confident in playing in ya bios then this ram IS NOT FOR YOU but the looks of the ram are outstanding the pictures on the scan website do it no justise thay look mint (i will say at the stock speed of 1333 MHz thay run just fine and u carnt tell the differnce between the 1600 and the 1333 at 1600 thay have slight problems thay not stable the MHz are up and down all the time ) other than that yea good ram 08 January 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great RAM Great looking Ram, the perfect amount of RAM for playing any of today's games, and Looks great 05 December 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Bought as a gift Bought as a gift for my son. I know nothing about computers internal workings, but he is very happy and has used this product before and recommends the Scan website. I think the insurance is well worth purchasing as last time he bent the pins and had to return for a replacement - free under the insurance. 02 January 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Perfect memory set that doesn't break the bank Love the colour as it matches my budget gaming rig. No problems after a few months and very happy with it's performance! 29 November 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Very Quick All Working too As RAM goes it works. My PC is performing well, very well. So all good. 06 October 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Good purchase Good, standard RAM. One thing to note is that the heat spreaders are very tall indeed, so that is something to take in to account when thinking about CPU coolers. Price has gone up from the £40(!) I bought my first set at, out of Scan's control I'm sure. 06 September 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great Performance at a great price. These RAM look great with the performance I've come to expect from Corsair. The height might make them awkward for smaller cases. 14 March 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Excellent 'good value for speed' They are a good pair of RAM, solid quality and really make the computer effective, regarding the speed factor! 10/10 13 February 2014
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Will this work with an Intel Core i5 3570k (IvyBridge)?

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Yes this should be fine with a Ivy Bridge Processor.

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Yes, The Intel Core i5 3570k supports DDR3 1333, And 1600 RAM, This RAM Being 1600
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thay should wether your mobo has xmp that u can enable u wount get the advertised speeds of 1600 you will only get 1333 but still a nice ram and u carnt tell the differnce in the speeds realy
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Am only an amateur builder but this should be ok as long as it matches your mobo. Call/email scan technical support for guidance.
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