As memory prices have been falling, manufacturers have jumped on the “more is better” bandwagon and are releasing kits with absolutely massive capacities. In this review we take a look at OCZ’s new Flex EX series which features the best of both worlds: two 4GB modules and a speed rating of PC3-17000 or DDR3-2133 in layman’s terms.
FULL STORY @ HARDWARECANUCKS (http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum/hardware-canucks-reviews/37820-ocz-flex-ex-pc3-17000-8gb-cl10-memory-review.html)
The performance was definitely good and when you compare it to a stock heatsink that allows the CPU to reach the boiling point of water it seems even better. I found it unbelievable that our Core i7 860 hit 99°C with the stock cooler and I'm glad to see the Silent 1156 shave off 27°C (50°F) from the stock temps. . .
FULL STORY @ BCCHARDWARE (http://www.bcchardware.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=8398&Itemid=40)