Kingston Hyper-X 2133MHz Dual Channel Review

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Kingston Hyper-X 2133MHz Dual Channel Review

Packaging and Heat-Spreader

Unlike many of the products that pass through our offices here at OC3D, RAM is always a bit short on things to discuss. It's blatantly obvious what it looks like and without any dip-switches or cooling to talk about it's more for the fun of looking.

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Thankfully the Kingston Hyper-X T1 is definitely fun to look at. It's just gorgeous. The quality of the milling on the heat-spreader is exceptional. The whole thing is anodised in a lovely electric blue with a clear and crisp Kingston logo and Hyper-X branding underneath the main fins.

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At 55mm high these are very tall and so if you've got an absolute beast of a cooler that's also strangely designed, you might need to double check. We've tested with the truly enormous Noctua NH-D14 and only needed to mount the front fan higher than normal. Standard 120mm tower coolers present no problem at all.

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09-09-2010, 19:10:20

AMDFTW
linkage?Quote

10-09-2010, 07:50:12

VonBlade
Patience. Links take a little time to get together. It is possible to go to the frontpage and find articles.Quote

10-09-2010, 08:52:47

silenthill
Another amazing product from KINGSTON but the only worry I have is that the heat sink is too long so you can’t use a NH-D14 cooler with this kit.

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10-09-2010, 10:08:19

VonBlade



At 55mm high these are very tall and so if you've got an absolute beast of a cooler that's also strangely designed, you might need to double check. We've tested with the truly enormous Noctua NH-D14 and only needed to mount the front fan higher than normal.





It helps to read every page and not just the conclusion Quote

10-09-2010, 11:20:04

silenthill
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Originally Posted by VonBlade View Post

It helps to read every page and not just the conclusion
Can you show us a picture of the NH-D14 with the fan mounted higher because it seems to me to be a shabby job and I think that’s why you didn’t show us a photo in the first place.

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