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Patriot Viper Steel DDR4 16GB 2 x 8GB 3000MHz Kit w Gunmetal Grey heatshield

Last Updated: September 29, 2019 (Refresh Now)
7.1
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/10
Total Reviews
65
Old Reviews
9
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 16
memory, fast, samsung, b, 4133mhz
+88%
-13%
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" ...  No RGB colors needed, snaps into the system board, great for those wanting no frills light show and just want fast memory.  ...  "
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" ...  Fast ram with tight timings at an affordable price.  ...  "
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" ...  This memory is Samsung B die, nuff said. ... Best price on fast memory with Samsung B die period.  ...  "
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" ...  This is Hynix memory.  ...  "
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" ...  I had to increase memory voltage to 1.405v and relax some less common timmings to be memtest and benchmarks stable.  ...  "
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" ...  I want to preface this review by saying that the motherboard I use is a very bad memory overclocker (but a reasonably good cpu oc-er) and you will need to hit silicon lottery to manage four 4133mhz DIMMs in parallel using 8700K, which mine just couldn't keep up. ... This ram comes with 2 XMP profiles: 4133mhz@19-21-21-42 and 4000mhz@19-19-19-39.  ...  "
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" ...  To be clear, the ram looks nice and fast and al, which is fine, but the heatsink is poorly made and feels like it will fall off at anytime.  ...  "
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" ...  I am using evga z370 micro and I can use this ram 4133 cl17-18-18-350 2t 1.4v without any problem. ... If you use high grade mothet board, you maybe use this ram with very high clock, low timing.  ...  "
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Overall performance
 13
mhz, 3200, cpu, xmp, v
+85%
-15%
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" ...  Used DRAM calc with safe settings and for the past day it appears stable at 3733 with better timings.  ...  "
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" ...  After that update, I got the rated 3200 speeds without errors. ... I will test again when I eventually upgrade, but I am waiting to see the next gen cpu's.  ...  "
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" ...  Works well at the rated speeds and latency just by enabling XMP on my MSI B450 Gaming Pro Carbon board + Ryzen R7 3700x.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall impressed with price/performance.  ...  "
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" ...  Works flawlessly, very pleased with this purchase.  ...  "
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" ...  the price for the speed is the best one on the market. ... for intel users, i could make this kit run at 4400mhz CL18 without problems.  ...  "
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" ...  The XMP profile 1 is completely stable on my Ryzen 2700x system at 3200 Mhz.  ...  "
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" ...  Excelent modules, I put them with ryzen 2700x and msi x470. ... They are working at 3200 mhz.  ...  "
Price
 6
performance, one, best
+83%
-17%
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" ...  In summation, I'm very satisfied with this kit given its cost and performance.  ...  "
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" ...  the price for the speed is the best one on the market.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall impressed with price/performance.  ...  "
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" ...  One of the best kits I saw for the price.  ...  "
Gaming
 5
works, b450, z370, xmp, ryzen
+60%
-40%
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" ...  Works well at the rated speeds and latency just by enabling XMP on my MSI B450 Gaming Pro Carbon board + Ryzen R7 3700x.  ...  "
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" ...  It perfect works at 3400Mhz on my Asrock Fatal1ty b450 Gaming K4.  ...  "
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" ...  This was for a ga-x370-gaming-k7 motherboard.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 5
2, tm5, failed, detect, 18
+80%
-20%
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" ...  2 months in and no issues!  ...  "
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" ...  They're in my desktop for over a month now and working fine  ...  "
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" ...  No errors in membench.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall, I'm satisfied with this purchase and hopefully I can continue to use them when I switch to Zen 2 this year (which is not a given, sadly).  ...  "

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