Pros: SOLID construction, inrticate design, great performance.
Cons: Label shows on AMD boards.
I have been loyal to Corsair from the very beginning of my PC building days. But after a I had two different sets fail memtest on me I decided to give GSkill a try. After looking at several different sticks, I decided to go with the Trident series. They come simply, but nicely packaged in a clear plastic case, with a decent looking product card as a backer. The sticks themselves feel very heavy in your hand (for RAM), and the feel of them gives you the sense of quality. The heatsinks are perfectly machined with no visible defects. The coating is uniform and smooth. The red upper part of the HS is coated in a somewhat matte finish, while the lower black part of the HS is nearly a...(read more)