The high performance range
Micron at CES announced a revolution in its range of gaming memories Crucial Ballistix. In fact, two great new families of high-performance memories have been presented that will replace the current "Sport" "Tactical" and "Elite" from February 4 of this year (here our review of the Ballistix Tactical Tracer RGB) : We are talking about Crucial Ballistix e Crucial Ballistix Max, expressly intended, respectively, to gamer ed overclocking enthusiasts.
The new memories were designed using technologies Micron die and present a completely new design compared to what we are used to. If you want to know more, however, we refer you to the press release below where you can also find the images of the new high-performance memory modules
Micron Announces Next Generation of Crucial Ballistix Gaming Memory
All new Crucial Ballistix portfolios enhance Tuned Micron Die performance
for high speed and latency
- A totally redesigned portfolio takes Crucial Ballistix to a new level
- Tuned Micron® die sets the standard for high performance and extreme performance memory
- The newly designed heat diffuser improves thermal management and aesthetics
- The RGB options feature 8 areas with 16 bright LEDs
CES, Las Vegas - January 7, 2020 - Crucial, Micron Technology's leading memory and storage brand, today announces the next generation of high-performance Crucial Ballistix memory for gamers who are passionate about overclocking. Engineered using Micron die technologies and a completely new design, the portfolio includes two new lines: Crucial Ballistix and Crucial Ballistix MAX.
Crucial Ballistix Memories
The new Ballistix line offers speeds from 2400MHz to 3600MHz and density from 4GB to 32GB, and features a modern aluminum heat spreader available in black, red and white. RGB options include 8 areas with 16 customizable LEDs that can be controlled via the RGB software. The Crucial Ballistix lineup is available for desktop (DIMM) or laptop (SODIMM) and comes with a lifetime warranty.
Crucial Ballistix MAX
Ballistix MAX memory is the most important within the new portfolio, featuring speeds from 4000MHz to 4400MHz and a density of 8GB and 16GB. Ballistix MAX DIMM modules, featuring a high quality black extruded aluminum heat spreader for heat dissipation, have a built-in precision thermal sensor to monitor temperature in real time. RGB options include 8 areas with 16 LEDs, customizable and controllable with support for ASUS Aura, Gigabyte RGB Fusion and MSI Mystic Light software. The lightbar is removable and can be replaced with a 3D printed version for further customization. Crucial Ballistix Max memory is available in desktop format (DIMM) and comes with a limited lifetime warranty.
“Our new Crucial Ballistix portfolio provides maximum performance for gaming memory,” he comments Dinesh Bahal, vice president and general manager of Micron Consumer Products Group. “Winning is important for us. That's why we've meticulously designed our new line that delivers high speed, low latency, and world-class performance that meets the needs and expectations of every gamer, entrepreneur and overlocker. "
The new Crucial Ballistix and Ballistix Max lines replace Micron's Ballistix Sport, Tactical and Elite products and will be available from February 4, 2020, on crucial.com and through select channel partners.
"Crucial Ballistix, with hundreds of awards, numerous eSports leagues and several overlocking world records, has been the memory of choice for over ten years," he says. Teresa Kelley, vice president and general manager of Micron Consumer Products Group. "With this new lineup, we are redoubling our commitment to offer gamers the quality and support they need to compete and win."
All Crucial Ballistix memories are compatible with the latest Intel and AMD platforms. Learn more at www.crucial.com/gaming.
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