CRUCIAL TECHNOLOGY(R) LAUNCHES HIGH-POWERED VIDEO CARD LINEUP
card line features the much-anticipated Crucial(R) RADEON(TM) X800 Pro
Meridian, Idaho, July 6, 2004 -- Crucial Technology(R), a division of
Micron Semiconductor Products, Inc. which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Micron Technology, Inc. and one of the world's largest
direct memory upgrade providers, today announces immediate availability of the
Crucial(R) RADEON(TM) X800 Pro 256MB video card, the flagship graphics card for
Crucial's new graphics card line.
The Crucial RADEON X800 Pro utilizes a 256-bit quad-channel
GDDR3 memory interface, and introduces 3Dc(TM), an image enhancement
technology which defines a new High-Definition gaming
experience by providing greater image detail at higher resolutions. The pixel
shader engine utilizes 12 pixel pipelines and six programmable vertex shader
pipelines. The Crucial RADEON X800 Pro offers the latest DirectX(R) 9.0 and
OpenGL(R) 2.0 shader support, necessary for getting the most out of upcoming
"Leading edge graphics enthusiasts will seek to quickly
upgrade to this next generation video card," said John Shumate, Crucial Product
Marketing Manager. "The Crucial RADEON X800 Pro brings graphics performance to a
new level and provides a distinct advantage over existing graphics technology."
The new Crucial video card line includes the following:
RADEON(TM) 9200 SE 128MB currently priced at US$59.99
9600 SE 128MB currently priced at US$99.99
Crucial(R) RADEON(TM) 9600 XT
128MB currently priced at US$199.99
Crucial(R) RADEON(TM) 9800 Pro 128MB
currently priced at US$269.99
RADEON(TM) X800 Pro 256MB currently priced at US$489.99
Visit www.crucial.com/media for more information about the
entire Crucial video card line, including specification details and images.
Crucial Technology is a division of Micron Semiconductor
Products, Inc., which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Micron Technology, Inc.
Crucial provides high-quality memory upgrades, video cards, flash memory, and a
host of products to enhance the entire computing experience on its Web site at www.crucial.com.
Crucial offers over 110,000 upgrades for more than 20,000 desktops, notebooks,
servers, routers, printers, and electronic devices.
Micron Technology, Inc., is one of the world's leading
providers of advanced semiconductor solutions. Through its worldwide operations,
Micron manufactures and markets DRAMs, Flash memory, CMOS image sensors, other
semiconductor components and memory modules for use in leading-edge computing,
consumer, networking, and mobile products. Micron's common stock is traded on
the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under
the MU symbol. To learn more about Micron Technology, Inc., visit its Web site