Nvidia Launch Personal Cinema FX 5700
NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in visual processing
solutions, today announced that NVIDIA Personal Cinema™ FX 5700 series is now
shipping. The newest product addition to the NVIDIA Personal Cinema
product family provides consumers with an easy and affordable way to transform
their desktop PCs into digital entertainment centers by combining full digital
video recorder (DVR) functionality and video editing software with the power and
performance of the award-winning NVIDIA® GeForce™ FX 5700 graphics processing
A complete multimedia hardware and software solution, NVIDIA Personal Cinema
includes an integrated TV tuner/graphics card with support for digital (DVI) and
analog (VGA) monitors, a multifunction remote control (with USB receiver), a
media hub that allows for easy connectivity of audio/video peripherals, and the
new NVIDIA® ForceWare™ Multimedia software application. The addition of
the GeForce FX 5700 model to the Personal Cinema family also features
component-out video support for both high definition (HD) and progressive
scan/standard definition (SD) TV formats.
“The PC has evolved into a multifunctional device. Consumers today want to
use their PCs to watch TV and DVDs, create videos, listen to music, play games,
and more. NVIDIA Personal Cinema empowers them to do all of that and more,” said
Ujesh Desai, general manager of desktop products at NVIDIA. “The addition
of ForceWare Multimedia to the product line is a definite value-add and makes it
easier than ever for consumers to watch, edit, play and burn content with one,
With NVIDIA Personal Cinema consumers can:
• Watch TV, DVDs, and digital photo slideshows on their PC. Channel
surf, record, and “timeshift” live TV. Find programs quickly and easily
with the free Gemstar GUIDE Plus+™/G-GUIDE™ system electronic program guide
(EPG). Experience smooth playback of DVDs and create slideshows for digital
photos to showcase on large displays.
• Edit home movies and video content with ease. NVIDIA Personal Cinema
includes full versions of Ulead® DVD MovieFactory™ 2.5 and Ulead® VideoStudio®
7.1SE software for easy video capture and editing.
• Burn TV, home movies or any video source directly to DVD, CD, or hard
drive. Real-time authoring and simultaneous watch-and-record capabilities give
consumers added flexibility over where and when they watch their favorite TV
programs and videos.
• Listen to FM radio with an on-board radio tuner that also allows for
recording and timeshifting of radio content.
• Play the latest 3D games with NVIDIA® GeForce™ FX graphics. The
award-winning GeForce FX graphics delivers a full support for the latest
Microsoft® DirectX® 9.0-based applications and games and supercharges any gaming
experience with blazing-fast performance. NVIDIA ForceWare graphics drivers
deliver rock-solid stability and reliability and compatibility for hassle-free
gaming, the way it’s meant to be played.
Now shipping in North America from add-in card vendor eVGA.com (www.evga.com), NVIDIA Personal Cinema FX 5700
joins a product family offered by the Company, which also includes product
bundles based on the GeForce FX 5200 and 5600 models. The NVIDIA Personal Cinema
FX series is also available in Europe and Asia. For a complete list of
partners, or additional information about the product, please visit the NVIDIA
Web site at http://www.nvidia.com.