In Pictures: Meet the future of computing - 10 killer hardware advancements from Computex 2014

From new chips to super-fast storage and amazing connectivity improvements, the future of computing was unveiled at Computex.

Crucial's Ballistix Elite DDR4 memory It's finally coming. The next-generation of RAM is due with Intel's Haswell-E enthusiast processors later this year—or, more specifically, its new X99 chipset—and memory makers are ready to hit the ground running. This week, Crucial announced its Ballistix Elite DDR4 memory modules, with twice the bandwidth and up to 40 percent power savings over today's DDR3 modules. (This being enthusiast RAM, the Ballistix Elite modules will also feature fancy custom heat spreaders nonetheless.) The first modules will ship at a whopping 2666MHz and 3000MHz, according to AnandTech.

Look for Crucial's DD4 to hit the streets in August in 8GB, 16GB, and 32GB kits, and don't be surprised if plenty of other memory makers announce competing DDR4 kits in the coming weeks.

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