Kingston Releases 4-GB ValueRAM DDR2 DIMMs

Kingston Technology Company, today announced the release of 4-GB 533 MHz and 667 MHz ValueRAM DDR2 registered ECC DIMM memory modules. The new Kingston 4-GB 533 and 667 MHz DDR2 DIMMs are designed to support the growing need for high-density memory in AMD Opteron processor-based servers. The advent of new larger capacity, high-performance memory, combined with AMD Opteron processors, the latest in processor technology, and cutting-edge TYAN motherboards meets the critical performance demands of high-end computing and server applications. Kingston ValueRAM DDR2 Registered ECC memory modules are available in 256 MB, 512 MB, 1 GB, 2 GB and now 4 GB configurations to support high-end computing.

Each module completes 24 hours of burn-in reliability testing, extensive dynamic testing and visual inspection. The new 4-GB 667 MHz modules are available immediately while the 533-MHz modules will be available beginning of December. The 4-GB 667 MHz ValueRAM DDR2 registered ECC DIMM costs approximately $ 1,690, while 4-GB 533 MHz memory $ 1,270.