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I'm guessing just better overclocking potential with the black ones and a snazzier heatsink. Definitely not worth almost double the price.
 

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difference is (i think) they just havent dropped the price on the PIs for some weird reason its not worth $100 more
 

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The DIMMs you will receive if you order the Black edition kit will have more overclocking potential than the normal kit.

G.Skill bins their RAM very high meaning there's little-to-no OC headroom, but I assume because the Blacks are the performance series that they are binned so that there is more OC headroom, hence the price markup.

Is it worth the extra $$?

That's up to you!
 

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The PIs have heat spreaders so can likely be overclocked higher... still that doesn't justify an extra $100 on the price tag.

They both use the exact same heat spreaders.....just different color.
 

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Its a newegg pricing error.
They were within 10$ of each other the other day.

if so .. quickly get the 109$ modules!
 
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