Battle of the 16GB SODIMM - Crucial PC3-10600 vs. Ballistix PC-14900 - Features, Specifications and Setup

Article Index
Battle of the 16GB SODIMM - Crucial PC3-10600 vs. Ballistix PC-14900
Features, Specifications and Setup
Test Setup and System Information
Let the Benchmarking Begin!
Real-World Benchmarks Continued
Final Thoughts

Features:

The follow list of features and specifications have been pulled from the Crucial site and posted below for your convenience. Please check here for all the detailed information for the DDR3-1333 kit and here for the DDR3-1866 kit. Please make sure to check back with the manufacturer’s site for all the updated information including compatibility.

 

DDR3 PC3-10600 Memory Module Specs:

  • Part Number: CT2KIT102464BF1339
  • Module Size: 16GB kit (8GBx2)
  • Package: 204-pin SODIMM
  • Feature: DDR3 PC3-10600
  • Specs: DDR3 PC3-10600 • CL=9 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR3-1333 • 1.35V • 1024Meg x 64

 

DDR3 PC3-14900 Memory Module Specs:

  • Part Number: BLS2K8G3N18AES4
  • Module Size: 16GB kit (8GBx2)
  • Package: Ballistix 204-pin SODIMM
  • Feature: DDR3 PC3-14900
  • Specs: DDR3 PC3-14900 • 10-10-10-30 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR3-1866 • 1.35V • 1024Meg x 64

 

On the next page, we’ll start plugging these kits into our test machine as we continue on with the performance part of the review.