High-performance SFF and UCFF desktops as well as gaming notebooks are getting more popular among gamers these days, so it is inevitable that makers of PC components are starting to offer high-end parts designed for such systems. One of these companies is Team Group, which will be rolling out its T-Force Vulcan SO-DIMMs at Computex next week. The T-Force Vulcan lineup of DDR4 SO-DIMMs will be aimed primarily at gaming laptops, as well as various Intel NUC and similar systems. The family will include dual-channel memory kits with up to 32 GB capacity (2 × 16 GB) rated for up to DDR4-3600 speeds, so while Team Group is aiming at high-performance machines, they're notable not aiming at niche high-end desktops based on ASRock’s X299E-ITX-ac, which...
Corsair on Wednesday introduced its new quad-channel 32 GB DDR4-4000 SO-DIMM kit designed specifically for ASRock’s X299E-ITX/ac platform and Intel’s latest Core i7/Core i9 processors. The kit hits the...12 by Anton Shilov on 12/16/2017
G.Skill has announced its new family of Ripjaws DDR4 SO-DIMM kits designed specifically for Intel’s Core X processors. The current number of consumer motherboards supporting SO-DIMMs is limited: only...7 by Anton Shilov on 10/23/2017
Transcend last week introduced a family of DDR4 SO-DIMMs that can operate in extreme temperature conditions. The modules are designed for industrial computers, special-purpose PCs, POS, ATM and other...8 by Anton Shilov on 11/28/2016
Patriot Memory has introduced its first enthusiast-class DDR4 SO-DIMMs for high-performance-notebooks and small form-factor PCs. The new Patriot Viper modules will combine fairly high clock-rates with decent capacities, thus...6 by Anton Shilov on 6/2/2016
This week Crucial is introducing its first DDR4 SO-DIMMs for enthusiasts, designed for high-performance notebooks and small form-factor PCs. The Crucial Ballistix Sport LT PC4-19200 SO-DIMMs are available in...9 by Anton Shilov on 5/18/2016
The topic of SO-DIMM memory is an interesting one. As it currently stands, almost all laptops with interchangeable memory slots have SO-DIMM slots, as well as a few...12 by Ian Cutress on 4/22/2014
One of the many issues presented with a SO-DIMM capable system, whether laptop or desktop, is one of performance. In our recent Haswell memory scaling article using regular...10 by Ian Cutress on 2/21/2014