Crucial Ballistix MAX RGB 16GB Kit (2 x 8GB) DDR4-4000 Desktop Gaming Memory

Next generation gaming memory from Crucial.

In 2021 Crucial has updated it's Ballistix RAM range with a new series called MAX.

It features Micron’s leading-edge die as well as an all-new look. The MAX is outstanding with a black extruded aluminum look.

The Max series is 100 percent compatible with both AMD and Ryzen motherboards, as well as with XMP 2.0. In short, the new Crucial Ballistix portfolio is the evolution of the award-winning line of gaming DRAM that recently scored several overclocking world records.

Why buy the MAX?

The black extruded aluminum heat spreaders give you maximum heat dissipation.  All modules feature integrated precision thermal sensors for real-time temperature monitoring.


This is the RGB RAM so...

RGB options show off 8 zones with 16 LEDs, which can be customized and controlled with support from ASUS Aura, Gigabyte RGB Fusion, and MSI Mystic Light software. A removable lightbar adds ultimate personalization.

Product Overview

This black 16GB Kit (2 x 8GB) DDR4-4000 Desktop Gaming Memory kit with black heat spreaders from Ballistix is for use in DDR4 compatible systems and operates at 4000 MT/s with an overall transfer rate of PC4-32000.


Extreme Domination

Designed for extreme overclocking2 enthusiasts to get that extra edge in game, or to blow away world-record speeds.

Ultimate Mod

Create your own custom light bar with a 3D printer and provided 3D files. Control light pattern and brightness via software utilities.

Engineered Design

High-quality aluminum heat spreaders provide max heat dissipation while precision temp sensors monitor thermals as you push performance thresholds.

Extensive Compatibility

Our engineers work with AMD and Intel, as well as motherboard designers and system builders, to ensure our memory is optimized for high performance.

Precision Parts

As the manufacturer of memory components, we do more than bin parts. We optimize performance at the die level.

Technical Specifications
Part No. BLM2K8G40C18U4BL
Capacity 16GB (2x 8GB)
Brand Crucial
Speed DDR4- 4000 MT/s - PC4-32000
Voltage 1.35V
Technology DDR4
Series Ballistix
Signal Processing Unbuffered
Form Factor 288-pin UDIMM
CAS Latency CL18
Pieces in Kit 2
Extended Timings 18-19-19-39