KOZ/KIZ for Enthusiast Motherboard, Cooling, & DRAM

ISOOC proposes a set of Keep-Out-Zone (KOZ) and Keep-In-Zone (KIZ) guidelines for enthusiast motherboard, cooling, and DRAM to simplify compatibility .

Identified Problem

Overclocking focused motherboard trend is 2x DIMM as close as possible to CPU socket

DRAM and cooling vendors continue innovating with heatsink design and size

Prone to result in clearance issues


Proposed Solution

Different spec types … TBA

Proposed Standard