Fremont, CA and Glasgow, UK, March 18, 2008 — Lexar Media, a leading global
provider of memory products for digital media, today announced immediate
availability of Crucial Ballistix® PC3-16000 (DDR3-2000MHz) high-performance
memory modules — some of the world’s highest speed-rated DDR3 products to date.
Crucial Ballistix DDR3-2000MHz memory modules feature Enhanced Performance
Profiles (EPP) 2.0 and are SLI-Ready certified to work with new motherboards
utilizing the new NVIDIA nForce 790i Ultra SLI™ platform. The NVIDIA nForce 790i
Ultra SLI platform was designed and tested using Crucial Ballistix DDR3-2000MHz
high-performance memory. For complete product information, visit:, or

"With Crucial Ballistix SLI-Ready DDR3-2000MHz memory, gaming enthusiasts can
take full advantage of the extreme overclocking potential offered by the NVIDIA
nForce 790i Ultra SLI platform," said Jeremy Mortenson, Lexar Media’s senior
DRAM product marketing manager.

"We’re very pleased with the results of our collaborative efforts with Lexar
Media and the Crucial Ballistix memory brand to enhance the nForce 790i Ultra
SLI-based ecosystem. By utilizing Crucial Ballistix SLI-Ready DDR3-2000MHz
modules for testing and validation, our new enthusiast platform provides gamers
with the ultimate gaming experience available today," stated Tom Petersen,
Director of Technical Marketing for MCP Business Unit at NVIDIA.

By combining Crucial Ballistix DDR3-2000MHz memory with the latest NVIDIA
platform, enthusiasts and gamers alike will achieve unprecedented speeds and
system performance. Crucial Ballistix DDR3-2000MHz memory modules have latency
timings of 9-9-9-28 at 1.9V, and are available in 1GB modules and 2GB kits at, or