Reviews > Memory > DDR3 > Kingston Hyper-X 2GB DDR3-1625 Kit > Introduction & specifications


Besides their ValueRAM series, Kingston offers modules for the performance orientated users: HyperX. With a mid-range kit in todays review, we widen the overview of available DDR3-modules another bit. This Kingston kit runs at effective 812.5 MHz clock speed and therefore belongs to the better performing DDR3 kits on the market.



This kit is aimed at the connoisseur, clock speeds, latencies and voltage need to be configured manually. The same kit with XMP (x-treme memory profile) feature is available, but you will need an Intel-based motherboard with XMP-support if you are an beginner, and you do not know, what all this is about. These XMP kits are more expensive, of course.


  • 533 MHz 7-7-7-20  (CL-RCD-RP-RAS) / 27-59-4-8-4-4  (RC-RFC-RRD-WR-WTR-RTP)
  • 457 MHz 6-6-6-18  (CL-RCD-RP-RAS) / 24-51-4-7-4-4  (RC-RFC-RRD-WR-WTR-RTP)