Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,519 Reviews & Articles | 43,878 News Posts
TweakTown's Computex Taipei 2015 Coverage direct from Taipei, Taiwan - ALL STORIES!

Crucial shows new DDR4 RAM product at Computex 2014

Crucial provides a look at the coming DDR4 RAM products (NASDAQ:MU)

| RAM News | Posted: Jun 6, 2014 7:12 am

Computex 2014 Crucial revealed their new Ballistix Elite DDR4 RAM modules during a briefing this week. The Crucial Ballistix Elite will run at 2666 and 3000MHz in the initial release products, but expect speeds to ramp up quickly.

 

crucial_shows_new_ddr4_ram_product_at_computex_2014_01

 

The new RAM modules will come in capacities of 4 and 8GB for early product, and then ramp up to 32GB sticks. The clean design of the modules are designed to allow wide compatibility with CPU cooling solutions.

 

crucial_shows_new_ddr4_ram_product_at_computex_2014_02

 

The modules are very hefty and have a substantial weight to them. The heavy shroud allows for efficient cooling. DDR4 features a lower power draw of 1.2V, a significant reduction from 1.5V DDR3. This should ease cooling requirements a bit, as less power creates less heat. Once the DDR4-enabled X99 chipsets hit the streets in Q3 we expect rapid uptake of DDR4.

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more RAM news at our RAM news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Got an opinion on this news? Post a comment below!

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Or Scroll Down