PNY Technologies Unveils its Latest Nvidia Geforce 8 Series Videocard
PNY Technologies, Inc. today announced the addition of
three new Verto(TM) graphics cards based on the NVIDIA GeForce 8 Series of GPUs.
The Verto GeForce 8600 GTS, Verto GeForce 8600 GT and Verto GeForce 8500 GT were
built for Microsoft Windows Vista Premium and fully support Microsoft DirectX 9
(DX9) and DirectX 10 (DX10) for current and next-generation PC gaming. Each
model is HDCP capable to allow playback of encrypted HD content such as Blu-ray
Disc and HD-DVD movies when connected to HDCP-compliant displays.
"Our latest additions to PNY's Verto lineup offer all the benefits of
NVIDIA's GeForce 8 Series architecture without sacrificing performance at an
attractive price point," said Nicholas Mauro, senior marketing manager for PNY
Technologies consumer graphics cards and memory. "A wider range of casual
gamers and home PC users can now play the latest DX9 and future DX10 games or
watch the latest blockbuster movies in full 1080p high-definition-right at their
. Verto GeForce 8600 GTS 256MB PCIe by PNY Technologies - Features 256MB of
high-speed GDDR3 frame buffer memory and a 675 MHz core clock. Outputs
include two dual link DVI-I connectors + HDTV/S-Video. The card is
available now from e-tailers and retailers for an MSRP of $199.99 and $249.99,
. Verto GeForce 8600 GT 256MB PCIe by PNY Technologies - Features 256MB of
high-speed GDDR3 frame buffer memory and a 540 MHz core clock. Outputs
include two dual link DVI-I connectors + HDTV/S-Video. The card will be
available from e-tailers and retailers on or before May 1 for an MSRP of $149.99
and $179.99, respectively.
. Verto GeForce 8500 GT 512MB PCIe by PNY Technologies - Features 512MB of
high-speed DDR2 frame buffer memory and a 450 MHz core clock. Outputs
include DVI-I + VGA + HDTV/S-Video. The card will be available from
e-tailers and retailers on or before May 1 for an MSRP of $119.99 and $149.99,
All of PNY's newest additions to its GeForce 8 Series of graphics cards are
designed to run with the PCI Express bus architecture and support NVIDIA
SLI(TM) technology for up to 2x the performance of a single graphics card.
Other features include:
. NVIDIA unified architecture with GigaThread(TM)
. Full Microsoft DirectX 10 Shader Model 4.0 support
. True 128-bit floating point high dynamic-range
. NVIDIA Quantum Effects(TM) physics processing technology
. NVIDIA PureVideo(TM) HD technology*
. OpenGL 2.0 support
NVIDIA ForceWare Unified Driver Architecture (UDA)
. Dual-link DVI-I
outputs support 2560x1600 resolution displays (at 60Hz)
PNY offers a three-year warranty (one year standard with two-year upgrade
upon completion of registration form on PNY Web site) and toll free tech support
PNY Technologies also offers hi-speed XLR8 memory upgrade modules for
gaming. For more information on product bundles, technical product
support, FAQs and the latest up-to-date drivers, please visit PNY's Web site at
* Feature requires
supported video software. Currently only available on Microsoft Windows Vista.
Visit www.nvidia.com for upcoming Windows XP
ABOUT PNY TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Established in 1985, PNY Technologies, Inc.
is a leading supplier and marketer of NVIDIA Quadro by PNY Technologies
professional graphics boards and XLR8(TM) and Verto(TM)-brand consumer graphics
cards. The company also offers a full line of high-end memory upgrade modules,
flash media, USB flash drives, portable hard drives and flash peripherals.
Headquartered in Parsippany, N.J., PNY maintains facilities in North America
(Santa Clara and Orange County, Calif., Miami, Fla. and Parsippany, N.J.),
Europe (Benelux, France, Germany, Italy, Norway, Spain, United Kingdom,) and
Asia (Taiwan and China). For more information, please visit http://www.pny.com
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