Released by Crucial Technology Europe:
Crucial Technology Europe Launches High-Powered Graphics Card Lineup
New graphics card line features the much-anticipated Crucial(TM) RADEON(TM) X800 Pro
Glasgow, UK, 7 July, 2004 -- Crucial Technology Europe, a division of Micron Europe Limited 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(TM)
RADEON(TM) X800 Pro 256MB graphics card, the flagship graphics card for Crucialís 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(TM) 9.0 and OpenGL(TM) 2.0 shader support, necessary for getting the most out of upcoming game titles.
"Leading edge graphics enthusiasts will seek to quickly upgrade to this next generation video card," said Stefanie Summerfield, Crucial General 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:
Crucial(TM) RADEON(TM) 9200 SE 128MB currently priced at 33.99GBP and
Crucial(TM) RADEON(TM) 9600 SE 128MB currently priced at 55.99GBP and
Crucial(TM) RADEON(TM) 9600 XT 128MB currently priced at 110.99GBP and
Crucial(TM) RADEON(TM) 9800 Pro 128MB currently priced at 148.99GBP and
Crucial(TM) RADEON(TM) X800 Pro 256MB currently priced at 269.99GBP and
Visit www.crucial.com/uk/media or www.crucial.com/eu/media for more information about the entire Crucial graphics card line, including specification details and images.
Crucial Technology Europe is a division of Micron Europe Limited, 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/uk and www.crucial.com/eu. 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.