CRUCIAL TECHNOLOGY INTRODUCES RADEON(TM) X850 XT GRAPHICS
Meridian, Idaho, March 9, 2005 - Crucial Technology, a division of
Micron and one of the world's largest direct memory-upgrade providers, today
announces immediate availability of the Crucial(R) RADEON(TM) X850 XT 256MB PCI
Express(TM) graphics card powered by ATi(R). This leading-edge graphics card
delivers an unparalleled gaming experience, featuring:
- PCI Express 16X technology with 16 parallel pixel pipeline utilization
- 256-bit quad-channel GDDR3 memory interface
technology for cooler running temperature
"We're in the midst of what could be described as a high-end PC revolution,"
said Mike Sanor, Crucial Technical Support Manager. "If you combine the latest
hardware options, such as DDR2-based LGA 775 motherboards, Serial ATA
architecture for increased hard drive throughput and powerful PCI Express
graphics cards like the Crucial RADEON X850 XT, you can remove the data-transfer
bottlenecks that have traditionally held back gaming-system performance. You can
create a speedy, revolutionary gaming PC."
Crucial now offers gamers immediate access to two of these cutting-edge
components: high-performance Crucial Ballistix(TM) DDR2 memory and the Crucial
RADEON X850 XT. The Crucial RADEON X850 XT is currently priced at US$599.99. All
Crucial graphics cards can be purchased directly from Crucial's Web site at www.crucial.com and come with a limited
one-year warranty, multilingual user guide, Crucial's award-winning customer
support, free technical support, and free shipping (for a limited time) on
orders within the contiguous United States.
Visit www.crucial.com/media for
more information about the new Crucial RADEON X850 XT.
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, graphics 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 at www.micron.com.