[July 12, 2007]

Kingston Technology Unveils First Ultra Low-Latency DDR3 Memory Modules

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. --(Business Wire)-- Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced it is first to market with ultra low-latency PC3 1375MHz DDR3 HyperX memory modules, driving memory benchmarking and gaming further and faster than ever before.


"Our new HyperX DDR3 ultra low-latency modules give early adopters and performance enthusiasts the opportunity to push their DDR3 motherboards as far as current memory technology will allow," said Mark Tekunoff, senior technology manager, Kingston. "With new chipsets on the horizon, Kingston is positioning HyperX to be the go-to memory for all DDR3 needs--for gaming and mainstream systems."

In its second foray into the DDR3 overclocking market, Kingston's ultra low-latency 1375MHz, CL5 product is the first production DDR3 module to achieve CL5 at PC11000 frequencies (1375MHz)--giving the performance-conscious consumer another option when building their next gaming rig.

"Lower CAS latencies deliver better performance without driving thermal conditions that would require extra cooling in a system," noted Tekunoff. "As a high-volume production company, Kingston's goal is to launch true production memory that can run at full speed in normal dual channel, dual module configurations."

Kingston achieved the highest gains in its new DDR3 without overclocking memory bus frequencies. The ultra low-latency HyperX is shipping in 1GB modules and 2GB memory kits. All Kingston memory comes with a lifetime warranty and 24/7 technical support.

Kingston Ultra Low-Latency DDR3 DIMM Specifications
Part Number    Capacity and Features       MSRP (U.S. only)
KHX11000D3UL/1G  1GB 1375MHz DDR3 Ultra Low-Latency
          HyperX DIMM                $400.00
KHX11000D3ULK2/2G 2GB 1375MHz DDR3 Ultra Low-Latency
          HyperX DIMM (Kit of 2)           $800.00



For more detailed information on Kingston memory products, please call 800-337-8410 or visit the Kingston Web site at: www.kingston.com.

About Kingston Technology Company, Inc.

Kingston Technology Company, Inc. is the world's largest independent manufacturer of memory products. Kingston designs, manufactures and distributes memory products for desktops, laptops, servers, printers, and Flash memory products for PDAs, mobile phones, digital cameras, and MP3 players. Through its global network of subsidiaries and affiliates, Kingston has manufacturing facilities in California, Malaysia, Taiwan, China and sales representatives in the United States, Europe, Russia, Australia, New Zealand, India, Taiwan, China, and Latin America. For more information, please call (800) 337-8410 or visit www.kingston.com.

Editor's Note: For additional information, evaluation units or executive interviews, please contact David Leong, Kingston Technology Company, Inc. 17600 Newhope Street, Fountain Valley, CA USA 92708, 714-438-1817 (voice). Press images can be found in Kingston's press room at kingston.com/press/default.asp

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