G.Skill Trident Z 16GB DDR4-3000 CL14 Memory Kit Review

At the end of last year we had a chance to test G.Skill Trident Z 16GB DDR4-3200 memory kit which received great reviews. Today we will present one more memory kit from Trident Z series but this time 2x8GB DDR4-3000 dual channel kit based on a new, higher density Samsung memory chips.

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I guess that many enthusiasts are interested what this memory has to offer. Trident Z 16GB DDR4-3000 memory kit looks great but that we already know as it shares the same design as other Trident Z kits. What we don’t know is how it performs and how high overclocking potential it has.

I already know answers to above questions but all of you have to pass couple of pages of this review, which I hope will be worth to read.

Let’s move forward to take a closer look at the specifications and features of the Trident Z 16GB DDR4-3000 memory kit.


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Newest Generation of Extreme Performance DDR4 is Here!

Building on the strong success of G.SKILL Trident series, Trident Z series represents one of the world’s highest performance DDR4 memory designed for the latest 6th generation Intel® Core™ processor on the Z170 series chipset. Using only the best-in-class components and featuring dual-color construction aluminum heat-spreaders, Trident Z series is the state-of-the-art DDR4 solution that combines performance and beauty for PC enthusiasts and extreme overclockers to build an ultra-fast PC or achieve new overclocking records.

The New Level of Ultimate Performance

Designed for PC enthusiasts, overclockers, and extreme gamers, the Trident Z series DDR4 is built with specially screened ICs qualified under the legendary G.SKILL selection process, and rigorously tested for reliability, compatibility, and performance across a wide range of Z170 motherboards.


First DDR4 Memory to Reach 4000MHz XMP Speed

With wide range of available specs starting from DDR4-2800MHz all the way up to an extreme frequency of DDR4-4000MHz on first launch, Trident Z provides the fastest overclocking speed the world has ever seen.

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Feel the Luxury

Trident Z series maintains the aggressive fin design for highly efficient heat dissipation, while introducing an innovative dual-color heatspreader construction and a luxurious hair-line finish. Look no further for a memory that combines performance and beauty for building a stylish, modern PC!


Developed for the Ultimate Compatibility and Reliability

All Trident Z DDR4 memory kits are tested with G.SKILL’s rigorous validation process on major performance motherboard brands to ensure the best-in-class reliability and compatibility across the widest selection of motherboards.


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Bartosz Waluk aka Woomack is from Poland. He's been interested in computer hardware and extreme overclocking for over 15 years. Bartosz has also over 12 years experience in IT what includes sales, technical support and computer building ... but not only. He joined the Funky Kit team in January 2013.