Kingston Technology First With Fastest 1.2 GHz Memory

High Frequency PC9200, PC9600 HyperX Modules Take Performance Computing to

New Levels

Dec 06, 2006, 00:00 ET from Kingston Technology Company, Inc.

    FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Kingston(R) Technology
 Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today
 announced the immediate availability of 1.150 GHz and 1.200 GHz DDR2 HyperX
 memory modules. To the delight of gaming and computing enthusiasts
 worldwide, Kingston is first to bring 100% production tested PC9600 HyperX
 memory to market and is concurrently bringing new high frequency PC9200
 modules to market.
     "Kingston HyperX memory is 100 percent production tested at full
 frequency specifications," said Mark Tekunoff, senior technology manager,
 Kingston. "Add in a high-end gaming motherboard, AMD CPU, a proper power
 supply, proper cooling capabilities and overclocking skills -- that's when
 great gaming and benchmarking can be achieved," continued Tekunoff.
     "Achieving the highest performance possible has always been the goal of
 both enthusiast gamers and AMD," said Reuven Soraya, director, chipset
 marketing, AMD. "Kingston's new high frequency HyperX DDR2 9600's (1.200
 GHz) and 9200's (1.150 GHz), in combination with AMD processors and
 chipsets take gaming to new levels of performance."
     "The testing for Kingston's new HyperX modules was done on ASUS
 motherboards with ATI Radeon chipsets, nForce 600 chipsets, and i965
 chipsets," said Raymond Chen, Vice President of Marketing, ASUS Computer
 International. "It is clear that these modules, paired with high
 performance ASUS motherboards, bring the ultimate in high frequency gaming
 memory to PC enthusiasts."
     The new Kingston HyperX 1.1 GHz and 1.2 GHz modules are available in
 512 MB and 1 GB capacities and 1- and 2-GB kits to support the latest in
 high- performance computing. Each module completes 24 hours of burn-in
 reliability testing, extensive dynamic testing and visual inspection.
 HyperX DDR2 memory comes with a lifetime warranty and 24/7 technical
     HyperX 1.200 GHz and 1.150 GHz DIMM Features:
       *  DDR2-1200 CL5-5-5-15 @2.3-2.35V
       *  CAS Latency: 5
       *  DDR2-1150 CL5-5-5-15 @2.3-2.35V
       *  CAS Latency: 5
     Kingston PC9200 and PC9600 HyperX DIMM Memory Modules
     Part Number          Capacity and Features              MSRP (U.S. only)
     KHX9200D2K2/2G       2-GB 1.150 GHz DDR2 HyperX DIMM Kit   $ 518.00
     KHX9200D2/1G         1-GB 1.150 GHz DDR2 HyperX DIMM       $ 259.00
     KHX9200D2K2/1G       1-GB 1.150 GHz DDR2 HyperX DIMM Kit   $ 273.00
     KHX9200D2/512        512-MB 1.150 GHz DDR2 HyperX DIMM     $ 137.00
     KHX9600D2K2/2G       2-GB 1.200 GHz DDR2 HyperX DIMM       $ 525.00
     KHX9600D2/1G         1-GB 1.200 GHz DDR2 HyperX DIMM       $ 263.00
     KHX9600D2K2/1G       1-GB 1.200 GHz DDR2 HyperX DIMM       $ 278.00
     KHX9600D2/512        512-MB 1.200 GHz DDR2 HyperX DIMM     $ 139.00
     For more detailed information on Kingston memory products, please call
 800-337-8410 or visit the Kingston Web site at:
     About Kingston Technology Company, Inc.
     Kingston Technology Company, Inc. is the world's largest independent
 manufacturer of memory products. Kingston designs, manufactures and
 distributes memory products for desktops, laptops, servers, printers, and
 Flash memory products for PDAs, mobile phones, digital cameras, and MP3
 players. Kingston has manufacturing facilities in California, Malaysia,
 Taiwan, China and sales offices in the United States, United Kingdom,
 Europe, Russia, Australia, Taiwan, China, and Latin America. For more
 information, please call (800) 337-8410 or visit
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