G,Skill Ripjaws X 2133MHz 8GB Kit Review

CineBench, wPrime and PC Mark Vantage

G,Skill Ripjaws X 8GB Kit Review


Rendering always stresses the entire system very hard indeed. The Ripjaws X 8GB kit is certainly up to the task though, just shy of the Kingston Genesis.



Whilst the 32M test is almost over before it's begun, and therefore less demonstrative of performance inequality, the 1 Billion place test really highlights and slender gains that are to be had and the G.Skill Ripjaws X just edges to the top of our graph.

PC Mark Vantage

Finally the Memory suite in PC Mark Vantage has the Ripjaws X just shaded by the Genesis, but by no means disgraced at all.


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Most Recent Comments

19-05-2011, 09:46:15

Nice performance and price

I don't like the new style of the Ripjaws I think the original style looked better, still good RAM though.Quote

19-05-2011, 10:54:46

Damn I do like the colour, I can imagine it in a Iron Man themed case, good timings as well, good honest thorogh review as always, many thanks Quote

19-05-2011, 11:23:12

I can't find them anywhere to buy. How much are they gonna cost?Quote

19-05-2011, 11:38:51

Originally Posted by B0GiE View Post

I can't find them anywhere to buy. How much are they gonna cost?
It says £150 in the conclusion, they probably aren't out yet but Ebuyer and Overclockers usually stock the Ripjaw RAM so keep an eye on those.Quote

19-05-2011, 12:04:40

Cheers i missed that.

I just bought the 4 Gb Kingston Hyper-X 2133Mhz Genesis off the back of OC3D review. Benchies seem pretty similar to these. No need to send them back!Quote

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