Lexar Launches Crucial Ballistix Memory with Thermal Sensor
Lexar has launched its latest Crucial product, a Crucial Ballistix memory kit with a thermal sensor. The thermal sensor coupled with a monitoring utility allow users to view memory module temperatures instantly, helping with overclocking. The new kit also features a redesigned heat spreader with 32 fins for better cooling performance, up to 30% over the current Ballistix design according to Crucial. The new Ballistix memory is only available in a DDR3-1600 4GB (2x2GB) kit. The Crucial Ballistix memory kit with thermal sensor (Product number: BL2KIT25664FN1608) is available exclusively from Newegg for $119.99, with more retailers getting it next month. The temperature-monitoring utility is available free of charge for purchasers of the kit from crucial.com.