CES 2018: HyperX Unveils World’s First Infrared Synchronized DDR4 RGB Memory

Innovative HyperX Predator DDR4 RGB Memory Leverages IR Technology to
Synchronize RGB Lighting Across Multiple Modules for Enhanced Display

LAS VEGAS–#CESHyperX®the gaming division of Kingston®
Technology Company, Inc.
, today announced the industry’s first
memory modules featuring synchronized RGB lighting with IR (infrared)
technology – the HyperX® Predator DDR4 RGB. HyperX has
designed IR communication channels onto each memory module, allowing
multiple modules to sync LED lighting and produce an exceptional color
and pattern display. Powered directly from the motherboard, this
patent-pending technology provides an enhanced visual experience of RGB
memory for gaming, overclocking PCs and DIY system builds. A video demo
of the HyperX IR technology is here.

“As a leader in performance and overclocked memory for 15 years, HyperX

is excited to bring this unique RGB memory innovation to CES 2018 and
the market,” said Kristy Ernt, business manager, HyperX. “Synchronizing
HyperX Predator DDR4 RGB memory using IR technology creates a new way to
experience RGB lighting on a PC and enables gamers and overclockers to
further personalize their gaming experience.”

In addition to IR synchronized RGB lighting control, the Predator DDR4
RGB modules also support multiple lighting profiles when plugged into
motherboards with compatible RGB control software. HyperX is working
with motherboard partners to test and qualify the HyperX Predator DDR4
RGB memory with their control software, including ASUS Aura Sync,
Gigabyte RGB Fusion and MSI Mystic Light Sync. In addition, chassis
vendors like In-Win are also adding features to support RGB lighting and

HyperX will demonstrate the new LED lighting management and expanded
color and pattern display features on the Predator DDR4 RGB at CES, Jan
8-11, 2018 in Las Vegas at the Venetian Hotel, Tower Suite # 30-335.
HyperX will also be showing an expanded line of gaming gear including:

  • HyperX Cloud FlightTM Wireless Gaming
    Headset, HyperX’s first wireless gaming headset, with 30 hours battery
    life1, the longest battery life available in the gaming
  • HyperX Alloy Elite RGBTM
    keyboard is HyperX’s first full-featured RGB keyboard. Customize your
    keyboard or individual keys by simply using the HyperX NGenuity®
  • HyperX Pulsefire SurgeTM gaming mouse is
    HyperX’s first RGB mouse with Dynamic 360° RGB lighting effects. The
    Pulsefire Surge uses a Pixart 3389 sensor with support up to 16,000


The Predator RGB Memory is scheduled to ship in Q2. Additional
information regarding pricing, memory compatibility and kit
configurations will be available at shipping timeframe.

As a leading supporter of traditional and esports communities, HyperX
continues to expand partnerships with NBA and esports teams, most
recently the Dallas Mavericks and its NBA2K team – Mavs Gaming.
Additional NBA influencers and esports teams include the Philadelphia
76ers and esports team – Team Dignitas, Gordon Hayward of the Boston
Celtics, De’Aaron Fox of the Sacramento Kings, Echo Fox eSports team
owner Rick Fox, and Jonas Jerebko of the Utah Jazz and Detroit Renegades
owner. More information on upcoming esports tournaments, announcements
and activities is available at https://www.hyperxgaming.com/.

1Tested with LEDs off, at 50% headphone volume.

About HyperX

is the gaming division of Kingston
Technology Company, Inc.
, the world’s largest independent memory
manufacturer, with the goal of providing gamers, PC builders, and power
users with high-performance components. For 15 years, the HyperX mission
has been to develop gaming products for gamers – high-speed memory,
solid state drives, headsets, keyboards, mice, USB flash drives, and
mouse pads – to the gaming community and beyond. The award-winning
HyperX brand has carved its name atop the leaderboard by consistently
delivering products that deliver superior comfort, aesthetics,
performance, and reliability. HyperX gear is the choice of pro gamers,
tech enthusiasts, and overclockers worldwide because it meets the most
stringent product specifications and is built with best-in-class
components. HyperX has shipped over 3 million headsets worldwide.

Join the global #HyperXFamily at facebook.com/hyperxcommunity,
and learn how HyperX products can enhance your console experience and
boost performance for both you and your PC at hyperxgaming.com.
Whatever your skill level, whatever genres you play, we embrace all
gaming enthusiasts everywhere with our core belief — We’re All Gamers.

Website: http://www.hyperxgaming.com/

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