You’ve probably heard about HyperX a couple of times, but the company’s been around for 17 years now. Considered as Kingston Technology’s enthusiast arm, HyperX was able to establish an array of products ranging from mice, storage, headsets, keyboards, audio, as well as memory.
The company extends to enthusiast memory, with the sub-brands Fury and Predator for their desktop DDR4s. What’s great about these is that the ranges are both available with & without RGB lights.
The HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 aims for a more value-driven approach by utilizing regular profile modules. Also, it is a 32GB [2 x 16GB packs] pack of DDR4, which makes it better.
Today, we’re going to focus on the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 to see how good it is, what it’s all about, and what features it has in store for us. But before anything else, let’s take a look at what’s inside the box.
HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 Review – What’s in the Box?
The HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 that we received came in a subtle-looking container which is the standard retail packaging of the company. It is generally a little clamshell container that holds the HyperX Fury RGB memory inside. When you take a look at the box’s exterior, you will find all the necessary information about the HyperX Fury RGB kit.
Removing the product from the box will give you a total of four memory modules. Other than the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200, you will receive a warranty guide, one small HyperX sticker, plus the installation guide.
HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 Review
Like every other DDR4 kit around, the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 comes with two different kinds of memory modules. This kit that we have is the 2x 16GB versions, so the modules are 8GB each.
The kit also comes with attractive and sleek black heat spreaders that feature the quality of Kingston that we expect.
The Heat Spreaders
The heat spreaders alone have a rugged yet appealing look to them. On one side, you will find the Fury logo, while the other portion features the HyperX logo and a smaller DDR4 logo. The heat spreader’s opposite side has a minimalistic look. However, it features a sticker to let you know all the details you need about the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200.
Looking at the top part of the heat spreader, you will notice the HyperX logo on them. So, if you happen to have a case window, you’ll get to see them immediately. The aluminum heat spreaders still sport the distinct flares and cutouts that are generally more for aesthetics than for actual cooling uses. However, the twin modules hardly become warm even after prolonged use.
When it comes to the height of the heat spreaders, these are highly receptive to more significant air cooling solutions that can possibly overhang the DIMM slot areas.
We liked that the company made use of a black PCB since it goes perfectly with the heat spreaders. Its asymmetrical heat spreaders appear well-constructed and have an adequate ventilation area on top to allow the proper escape of heat. Overall, it is well-designed, has a good build, and it looks great too.
The HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 is XMP ready, and this specific version has a CAS latency of 17 cycles, 1.2 Volts. It is a single DDR4 memory that comes with dual & quad-channel kits, as well as black PCB and heat spreaders. The HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 is a fairly-sized DDR4 memory and measures 41.24 millimeters.
The HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 is compatible with the ASUS Aura, ASRock, Gigabyte RGB Fusion, as well as the MSI Mystic Light Sync. Plus, the DDR4 memory is HyperX Infrared Sync Technology-enabled. The HyperX Fury RGB, just as its name states, has an RGB illumination with motherboard / HyperX Ngenuity software controls.
It’s also great that the company included a lifetime warranty for their HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200.
Aggressive Style and Customizable RGB Lights
The updated design of the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200’s heat spreaders allows you to give your battle station a stylish and more aggressive look. It also has stunning RGB lights that you can customize to create your very own personalized rig.
HyperX Infrared Sync Technology
With the patent-pending infrared sync technology of HyperX, the RGB effects of your devices including the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200, remain synchronized.
Ready for Intel XMP
The engineers behind the creation of HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 have designed Intel Extreme Memory Profiles for the memory modules to deliver maximum performance. Its speed can reach up to 3466MHz.
Plug n Play for Automatic Overclocking
The HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 comes with a Plug n Play feature that allows it to overclock to the highest speed allowed in BIOS.
Using the Product
If you’re worried about having difficulties installing memory such as the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200, you shouldn’t. Installing any form of memory is easy, and this is no exception. You also don’t need to have increased technical knowledge to do this.
The first thing you have to do is open the memory slots in the system. Once you’ve done this, you can insert the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 then lock it in place. Remember that this DDR4 memory is a quad-channel memory, so you should make sure that you have it inserted in the correct slots. But of course, that depends on what specific motherboard you’re using.
As we mentioned previously, the Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 isn’t too tall or lengthy, so we didn’t have any issues getting them installed. When we installed it, we saw that the modules matched perfectly with our motherboard and that was cool.
When it comes to setting the memory to the right timings, you’ll need to get into the BIOS. Here, you’ll get to enable the XMP profile, and once done with that, then you’re all set.
Opening CPU-Z, you will see all the necessary information about the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200.
Let’s take a look at the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200’s overclocking performance. In order to overclock the RAM we altered the frequency in BIOS and also modified the timings to receive the good overclocking performance. It is a matter of playing with the settings and seeing what does and doesn’t work then tweaking accordingly.
We were able to successfully boost the memory while also keeping the system nice and stable. The HyperX Fury RGB as a great performer.
These sticks are only 7-millimeters, not leaving a lot of room to bulk up on RGB bars but the available lightbar did an excellent job of giving us vibrant, punchy, and attractive colors that are constant across the diffuser. When we compared the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 to other similar products, its RGB lighting appeared brighter yet comfortable to the eyes. So for the RGB lights, we don’t have any complaints about it.
Overall, the HyperX Fury RGB performed remarkably, and it was on par with what we expected from this kind of kit. Also, the HyperX Fury RGB is most notable for its overclocking potential, which is far better than other similar memory sticks in the market.
We tried coming up with other random tests to find something negative about the memory, but there wasn’t anything to nitpick. The HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 was reliable and stable throughout the tests, displayed outstanding performance on stock speed, and its overclocking potential is perfect. The only thing we can say is that Kingston did an exceptional job with their HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200, so we’re giving this a thumbs up for it.
So whether you’re aiming to overclock for a higher MHz or decreased timings, the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200 is ready to give you the best.
If you want to make changes in the lighting of the HypeX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200, you will need to utilize the NGenuity app that HyperX provides. It’s a powerful and user-friendly software that gives you full control over all your HyperX devices.
The HyperX NGenuity is not only for your DDR4 modules, but it’s also for peripherals such as your mice, keyboard, and other products. This software is where you assign colors, monitor battery life, and configure other settings such as macros for the keyboard. NGenuity support also keeps you updated with the latest features and compatible devices in the future.
The layout of the HyperX NGenuity is clean and straightforward. It has several submenus consisting of multiple options. Integrated tutorial screens are also available, making these extremely helpful since the screens can be brought up anytime when you click on the icons at the top of the interface.
HyperX NGenuity comes with a wide range of presets for the most popular games. With that, you can quickly select one to install and jump straight into your game to experience real action.
Features of the HyperX NGenuity Software
Create and Save Various Configurations
Through the HyperX NGenuity, you can set commands for particular keys of a keyboard or buttons of a mouse, and for the mice, you can customize the DPI for precision. You can easily manage and set up the lighting and synchronization of devices through this software.
Personalized Game Mode
You can disable specific keys of your peripherals by utilizing the Game Mode button.
Profile Presets Library
Select lighting setups for every compatible device. For the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200, you can select from eight profiles, which include Solid, Breathing, Heartbeat, Blink, Comet, Bounce, Rainbow, and Cycle.
Tooltips for Tutorial
In-Depth assistance is a single click away if you need additional help while doing your configurations.
Monitor Battery Life
If you own a HyperX device that is battery-powered, you can monitor its status here to know when recharging is necessary.
With the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200, HyperX has brought another product that appeals to a lot of enthusiasts. It has a standard profile form factor that will work in most of the PC platforms available today, including the newest AMD Ryzen and Intel Core platforms.
Aside from its stylish looks, we appreciate that it’s easy to run and overclock this memory kit on any PC platform. The XMP timings work immediately on the first try, and it maintains stable with solid timings. Even the RGB lights work well; the modules were able to emit bright and even colors. For an entry-level RGB memory kit, it performs well, and it exceeded our expectations.
Another thing we liked is the HyperX NGenuity software since we were able to easily configure the RGB and other settings of the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200. With its user-friendly interface, anyone will be able to set their devices with ease. Also, you can use the HyperX NGenuity to configure other compatible products and sync your memory kit’s RGB lights with these.
Overall, this memory kit is one of the best that we have tried. If you’re looking for aesthetics, performance, and user-friendly in a single package, we highly recommend the HyperX Fury RGB 32GB DDR4-3200.