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    News - Kingston's 24GB HyperX DDR3 memory kit hits retail

    Could be yours for a little over £1,000.
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    Re: News - Kingston's 24GB HyperX DDR3 memory kit hits retail

    To be honest, I sense a lot less urgency of going beyond 4GB compared to 512 >-1024 -> 2048MB. I suppose that it may have to do with the fact that there are more desktop running 32bit OS than 64bit if I am not mistaken.

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    Re: News - Kingston's 24GB HyperX DDR3 memory kit hits retail

    yes but in the market of the HyperX brand are there more 32bit? I'd hope not!

    However I think this is really the ultimate in epeen waving, but there are probably some who are doing something which requires that much RAM...... Thou for the life of me, I can't think what.
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    Re: News - Kingston's 24GB HyperX DDR3 memory kit hits retail

    Quote Originally Posted by TheAnimus View Post
    yes but in the market of the HyperX brand are there more 32bit? I'd hope not!

    However I think this is really the ultimate in epeen waving, but there are probably some who are doing something which requires that much RAM...... Thou for the life of me, I can't think what.
    I do 3D simulations for work, some CPU, some CUDA. This would help on the CPU front

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    Re: News - Kingston's 24GB HyperX DDR3 memory kit hits retail

    this stuff is pushing 50 quid per GB. ok it's high performance but i don't like this trend of ever more expensive memory products. Anyone know if we'll see samsung's 3x nm chips in retail any time this year?

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    Re: News - Kingston's 24GB HyperX DDR3 memory kit hits retail

    Why is the latency so crappy?
    9-9-9-27 is awful!
    8-8-8-24 is the "norm" for this sort of speed.

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    Re: News - Kingston's 24GB HyperX DDR3 memory kit hits retail

    Quote Originally Posted by matty-hodgson View Post
    Why is the latency so crappy?
    9-9-9-27 is awful!
    8-8-8-24 is the "norm" for this sort of speed.
    At that density?

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    Re: News - Kingston's 24GB HyperX DDR3 memory kit hits retail

    Quote Originally Posted by kalniel View Post
    At that density?
    but at that price?

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    Re: News - Kingston's 24GB HyperX DDR3 memory kit hits retail

    Talk about overkill! There needs to be a push to make 64bit OSes the standard, and it's advancements like this that are helping to do so.

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