Patriot’s fastest DDR4 memory kit has just been announced, the Viper Steel Series DDR4 which runs at an impressive 4400MHz. The kit comes in a 2x8GB configuration and is compatible with both Intel and AMD platforms. These particular modules will be targeted at gamers and high end system builders who want to push their systems to the limit.
“The Viper Steel is made to ensure rock solid performance even when using the most taxing applications. Built from the highest quality Build of Materials, Patriot’s Viper Steel Series memory modules are hand tested and validated for system compatibility.“
When these memory modules are paired with an Intel XMP 2.0 enabled motherboard, achieving 4400MHz is easy and can be achieved by changing a single setting on the motherboard. Each memory module is hand selected to ensure that stability is achieved at such high speeds.
In addition to the 4400MHz varient of the Viper Steel series DDR4, Patriot offers other speeds at different price ranges. These include 3200MHz, 4000MHz, 4133MHz. At the time of writing this article MSRP for the memory kits has not been officially announced. More information can be found on Patriot’s product page.
Patriot Viper Steel DDR4 Memory Specifications
|Product Name||Extreme Performance / Viper Steel|
|Patriot Part Number||PVS416G440C9K|
|Capacity||16GB (2 x 8GB)|
|Base Frequency||PC4-17000 (2133MHz)|
|Tested Frequency Profile 1||PC4-35200 (4400MHz)|
|Tested Frequency Profile 2||PC4-34100 (4266MHz)|
|Tested Voltage for Profile 1||1.45V|
|Tested Voltage for Profile 2||.35V|
|Format||NON-ECC Unbuffered DIMM|