G.Skill RAM hits 6666Mhz with Intel's new Comet Lake, setting a world record

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G.Skill RAM hits 6666Mhz with Intel's new Comet Lake, setting a world record

Had you asked me last year if I DDR4 RAM had a chance of hitting a speed as fast as 7GHz before DDR5 entered the mainstream market, I would have said probably not. At the time, overclockers and memory makers were still in a protracted race to make it to 6GHz. G.Skill won that race in September, and now eight months later, it owns a new memory frequency record at DDR4-6666. Now I'd be surprised if it didn't hit 7GHz by the end of the year.

Valorant is launching on June 2

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Valorant is launching on June 2

Valorant's immensely popular closed beta is coming to an end, leaving everyone watching on Twitch—a number that soared to almost 2 million on its first day—with a lot more free time. It's concluding on May 28, but the full release won't be far behind. It's launching on June 2.