Crucial PC2-5300 DDR2-667 Ballistix Memory Review :: Introduction

08-08-2005 · Category: Hardware - Memory

By Tulatin

With such a strong reputation in the world of gamers and overclockers, founded on the superb DDR1 lineup of Ballistix, it's not surprising to see Crucial carrying the line into DDR2. While these modules look the same on the surface as their forefathers, there are a few distinct differences about them - with higher clocks, lower volts and cooler operation being the most apparent. Today we're taking a look at Crucial's PC2-5300 Ballistix, a low latency high speed offering with a low voltage requirement. What remains to be seen however, is if these modules can live up to the legacy and the standard set forth by the DDR1 modules. Read on to find out how they compare.