PNY TECHNOLOGIES PLUGS IN THE POWER OF THE XLR8 GEFORCE 8800 ULTRA
OVERCLOCKED AND 8800 ULTRA STANDARD
PARSIPPANY, N.J. - May 24, 2007 - PNY Technologies®, Inc. today announced the
addition of two, new XLR8(TM) graphics cards based on the NVIDIA® GeForce® 8
Series of GPUs. The XLR8 GeForce 8800 Ultra and 8800 Ultra OC
(Overclocked) round out PNY's graphics card line up, so gamers have more choices
to select a high-end card based on their particular needs and budget.
"These cards push the limits of graphics performance featuring the
best-in-class technological advancements from NVIDIA," said Nicholas Mauro, senior marketing manager for PNY Technologies consumer graphics cards and
memory. "As new GPUs are introduced, PNY will continue to offer a breadth
of product families to meet all levels of gamers no matter how extreme that may
XLR8 GeForce 8800 Ultra by PNY Technologies - Features 768MB of high-speed
GDDR3 frame buffer memory and a 612 MHz core clock. The card also offers a
shader clock of 1500 MHz; a memory frequency of 2.16 GHz providing a memory
bandwidth of 103.7 GB/sec.; and a fill rate of 39.2 billion pixels/sec. The card
is available now from PNY.com and from online retailers beginning in June for an
MSRP of $799.99.
XLR8 GeForce 8800 Ultra OC by PNY Technologies - Features 768MB of high-speed
GDDR3 frame buffer memory and a 648 MHz core clock. The card also offers a
shader clock of 1512 MHz; a memory frequency of 2.24 GHz providing a memory
bandwidth of 107.4 GB/sec.; and a fill rate of 41.4 billion pixels/sec.
The card will be available in June from online retailers for an MSRP of $849.99
and from PNY.com.
As with previous XLR8 8800 models, the cards fully support Microsoft®
DirectX® 9 (DX9) and DirectX 10 (DX10) for current and next-generation PC
gaming. PNY's XLR8 GeForce 8800 Ultra and 8800 Ultra OC run with the PCI
Express® bus architecture and supports NVIDIA SLI(TM) technology for up to 2x
the performance of a single graphics card. Outputs include two dual link
DVI-I connectors + HDTV/S-Video.
Other features that come with all of PNY's GeForce 8 series of graphics cards
. NVIDIA® unified architecture with GigaThread(TM) technology
Full Microsoft® DirectX® 10 Shader Model 4.0 support
. 16x full-screen
. True 128-bit floating point high dynamic-range (HDR)
. NVIDIA® Quantum Effects(TM) physics processing technology
. NVIDIA® PureVideo(TM) HD technology*
. OpenGL® 2.0
. NVIDIA® ForceWare® Unified Driver Architecture (UDA)
DVI-I outputs support 2560x1600 resolution displays (at 60Hz)
. Built for
Microsoft Windows Vista(TM) Premium
PNY offers a five-year warranty
(three year standard with two-year upgrade upon completion of registration form
on PNY Web site within 6 months from original date of purchase) and toll free
tech support at 1-888-316-1193.
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 driver
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
The PNY logo is a registered trademark of PNY Technologies, Inc. All
other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Copyright © 2007
PNY Technologies, Inc. All rights reserved.