Kingston to Market HyperX 1GB DDR400 Registered
Memory Module Kits to System Builders and PC Enthusiasts
Supporting the AMD Athlon™ 64 FX Processor
400MHz Registered DDR Memory Modules Available for Systems Based on the AMD Athlon™ 64 FX processors
Fountain Valley, CA --
Kingston Technology Company, Inc. today announced the limited availability of DDR400 (PC3200) registered memory modules for system builders and PC enthusiasts. The Kingston® HyperX® DDR400 registered DIMMs are designed for use on motherboards supporting AMD Athlon™ 64 FX processors.
“Kingston is leading the market by supporting system builders, gamers, and other PC enthusiasts by introducing DDR400 registered memory modules to Kingston’s already comprehensive line of HyperX memory products,” said Kevin Wu, vice president of ValueRAM sales and new business development, Kingston. “Kingston has been working diligently with AMD in developing our plans to provide the enthusiast market with registered DDR400 modules in support of the AMD Athlon 64 FX processor launch.”
“AMD has been collaborating with Kingston because of its market strength and expansive global distribution network,” said Tim Wright, director, desktop marketing, AMD’s Computation Products Group. “Kingston's HyperX line of memory modules is geared for the gaming and enthusiast audience and we are excited to have HyperX support for the AMD Athlon 64 FX processor. The combination will deliver to our shared customers the compatibility of the AMD64 architecture as well as some of the most extreme PC performance available.”
As with all its products, Kingston has undergone multiple levels of rigorous testing to launch the DDR400 registered memory modules. The memory modules have also been tested on currently available platforms such as the ASUS® SK8N motherboard, which features full support of DDR400 registered memory technology. As a result, Kingston has begun shipping limited quantities of 1GB memory kits to prepare system builders for their shipments of AMD Athlon 64 processor-based FX systems.
Kingston part numbers, specifications and MSRP:
- Part number: KRX3200K2/1G
- 1GB registered 400MHz DDR DIMM kit (two 512MB modules)
- AS Latency 3
- Timings: 3-3-3-8-1
- MSRP $450.00
For more information on availability, please contact Kingston ValueRAM™ sales team at
(877) 435-VRAM or visit the Kingston website at www.kingston.com
About Kingston Technology Company, Inc.
Kingston Technology Company, Inc. is the world’s largest independent manufacturer of memory products. Kingston operates manufacturing facilities in Malaysia, Taiwan, China, and Fountain Valley, Calif., including Payton Technology Corp., Kingston’s back-end processing facility supporting memory packaging, test and logistics. With the advent of Payton, Kingston supports all memory processing functions from receipt of wafer to completed module. Kingston serves a network of distributors, OEMs, and retail customers in more than 3,000 locations worldwide. For more information on Kingston, call (800) 337-8410, or go to www.kingston.com
For additional information, evaluation units or executive interviews, please contact Heather Jardim, Kingston Technology Company, Inc. 17600 Newhope Street, Fountain Valley, CA USA 92708, (714) 438-1817.
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