The Patriot Viper Extreme family of speedy operation storage modules was declared October 19th, 2010. Planned utilizing a custom heatspreader which utilizes copper for amended efficiency, the first 4GB and 8GB kits were planned to function at 2000MHz on the Intel P55 (LGA1156) platform.
Fewer than a month after Patriot bolstered the new Viper Extreme serial with four novel products. After on December 29th, 2010 the Viper Extreme Division 2 serials was declared along with the new G2 (Gamer 2) serial.
Placed at velocities up to 2133 MHz, the Patriot Viper extreme Division 2 serial storage kits are Intel certified and planned to furnish maximum over clocking headroom for Sandy Bridge processors. Since much the Viper extreme Division 2 serial is construct of dual-channel kits providing capacity of 4GigaByte and 8GigaByte.
The G2 serial, the replacement to the popular G serial, arrives in a broad kind of speeds placing from 1333MHz to 1600MHz. However, its relaxed timings create this budget familiarized storage, which is great value for gamers when equated to the more valuable low-latency Viper extreme Division 2 serial.
Recently the Viper extreme Division 2 “PXD38G1866ELK” kit is bids the similar 8GB capacity as the Patriot Gamer 2 “PG238G1600ELKA” storage, it price almost 80% more. Even, it acts guarantee a higher functioning frequency with harder timings, and for over clockers that's valuable paying a price superior for. With that told, let’s choose a closer see at every kit.
The Patriot Viper extreme Division 2 serials is component of the Extreme Performance (EP) line. Engineered for “extreme enthusiasts” the Viper extreme examples use Patriot’s custom heat shield plan, with an extruded aluminum external heat broadcaster make around a copper core, to furnish developed cooling.