Patriot Viper Elite 5 DDR5-6000 48GB Memory Kit Review

System Overview & Testing

We installed the Viper Elite 5 in our Z790 test system which is made up of the following components.

Processor: Intel Core i9-13900K
Graphics Card: MSI GeForce RTX 3080 Gaming X Trio
Motherboard: ASRock Z790 Taichi
Memory: 48GB Viper Elite 5
Storage: Mushkin Gamma 2TB
Power: Corsair AX860i
Cooling: be quiet! Pure Loop 360mm
Case: Open PC Test Bench

Taking a look at CPU-Z we can see this memory is running at its XMP speeds of 6000 MHz with timings of 42-42-42-82. We can also see that the kit has both Intel XMP and AMD EXPO timings.

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For testing we will run the memory at these settings using the below benchmarking software. Below is a list of benchmarking software that we use.

– SiSoftware Overall Benchmark
– SiSoftware Sandra Memory Bandwidth Benchmark
– AIDA64 Cache & Memory Benchmark
– 3DMark Fire Strike
– 3DMark Time Spy

And we will be comparing the kit to the following DDR5 memory kits…

ADATA XPG Lancer RGB DDR5-6000 32GB
Crucial DDR5-4800 32GB
Kingston Fury Beast DDR5-5200 32GB
Lexar ARES DDR5-5200 32GB
Lexar ARES RGB DDR5-6000 32GB
Patriot Viper Venom DDR5-6200 32GB
Patriot Viper Venom DDR5-7200 32GB
Sabrent Rocket DDR5-4800 32GB
V-Color Manta XPrism DDR5-6200 32GB
V-Color Manta XSky DDR5-6600 32GB

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