Crucial enters the enthusiast memory market@ 2004/07/14
MERIDIAN, Idaho, Jul 14, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Crucial Technology, a division of Micron and one of the world's largest direct memory upgrade providers, today introduces the Crucial(R) Ballistix(TM) high-performance memory line, designed specifically for computer gamers and power users seeking maximum system performance and stability at a competitive price-point. The Ballistix line features both DDR and DDR2 memory with advanced speed grades, low latencies, and integrated aluminum heat spreaders.
Crucial's Ballistix line includes the following high-performance modules in densities of 256MB and 512MB:
-- Crucial Ballistix PC-3200 (DDR-400), CL2-2-2-6, currently
priced at US$74.99 for 256MB, and US$138.99 for 512MB
-- Crucial Ballistix PC-4000 (DDR-500), CL2.5-4-4-8, currently
priced at US$77.99 for 256MB, and US$144.99 for 512MB
-- Crucial Ballistix PC2-4200 (DDR2-533), CL3-3-3-10, currently
priced at US$118.99 for 256MB, and US$228.99 for 512MB
-- Crucial Ballistix PC2-5300 (DDR2-667), CL4-4-4-10, currently
priced at US$124.99 for 256MB, and US$238.99 for 512MB
"Crucial has long been known for providing stable, quality memory upgrades for the mainstream computer user," said Fred Waddel, Crucial General Manager. "With the addition of Crucial's Ballistix memory line, now computer enthusiasts can get the Crucial stability and quality they trust in a high-performance module."
Every Crucial Ballistix module comes with a custom-designed aluminum heat spreader, dome decal case badge, decorative sticker, limited-lifetime warranty, multi-lingual user guide, Crucial's award-winning customer support, free technical support, and free shipping (for a limited time) on qualified orders within the contiguous United States.