G.Skill Sniper 1866 MHz DDR3 CL9 8 GB Review

Introduction:

G.Skill, established in 1989, is one of the most popular memory manufacturers in the world. Their main aim is to provide superior memory products with excellent after-sales services to keep pace with ever growing needs of enthusiasts. All of their memory products need to pass rigorous tests and strict quality control procedures to make their way to the consumers. In addition to that hand tested in G.SKILL labs to ensure the highest product quality.

G.Skill is currently providing high quality desktop memory, notebook memory and solid state drives.

Today, we’ll be having a look at G.SKILL’s Sniper Memory Series. Memory kits with a rather unique gun styled heat spreader; best in-class stability and reliability are specifically designed for PC gamers and modding enthusiasts.

G.Skill’s Sniper series of which we will be looking at the 1866Mhz F3-14900CL9D-8GBSR kit providing users above average speeds with relatively tight 9-10-9-28 timings. Benchmark Reviews will determine if this RAM is worth its price.

The main feature of the Sniper series is the high capacity kits with slightly low voltage i.e. lower than normal 1.50v for 8GB kits and targeted at the 2nd Generation Sandy bridge series. These kits can save up to 10% electric power which will simultaneously allow gamers to enjoy smooth gaming without any overheat problems and meet energy efficiency requirements. They are compatible with almost every DDR3 enabled platform. You can easily max out the memory by increasing the voltage all the way to 1.65v if you are that of an energy saver.

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