Corsair Dominator Platinum 2133Mhz 16GB Reviewccokeman - October 3, 2012
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At stock speeds the Corsair Dominator Platinum modules compare well with the Mushkin 993997 2133Mhz modules used in our test beds. When compared to other 2133Mhz kits with different densities the performance deltas are small but enough to allow the Dominator modules to perform close to, if not at the top of the results for each test. Overclocking results have the Dominator Platinum modules delivering the highest performance in 60% of the tests.