Summary: Purchased to upgrade an old hand-me-down machine running an EVGA P55 SLI, i5-660 and a GTX 780.
Pros: Product arrived working with no damage, no errors or boot issues and the bios instantly recognized both modules Ram runs at advertised speeds and 10-10-10-27 timings Installed easy, no issue with them getting in the way of other components on my setup Heat spreaders fit the black and red motherbo...
Cons: Tall heat spreaders. May be an issue for some.
Summary: Initially I purchase just one 8GB stick of RAM (this product). However, come to find out shortly, it would be nice to use dual channel functionality. I would recommend getting two of these at least (you could get more of course). Get 16GB and make use of the memory balancing.
Pros: - FAST. - Attractive. - A lot of memory in one stick.
Summary: I understand nothing is perfect. But when you a buy a product with a prominent brand like Corsair you expect quality not junk in a box. So now my customer goes with out his pc until a replacement arrives and I have to pay for return shipping on a junky set of ram sticks. Not good business.
Cons: Doesnt work, Multiple BSOD issues, Did a memory test it failed on all test. Worst part, i'm a Premier Member with Newegg. I actually paid for this additional service out of pocket. Newegg sends me junky ram i have to pay the shipping back. How much sense does that make? Other vendors i deal with ...