Sunday, December 04, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Apple Sent Letter NHTSA Asking About Autonomous Vehicle Guidelines
Apple Blames Battery For Random iPhone 6s Shutdowns
Microsoft Stores Reveal Xbox Discounts And Offers
Researcher Bypasses The iOS Activation Lock
Facebook To Offer $20 million To Improve Silicon Valley Communities
Xiaomi Launches Voice -controller Mi Wi-Fi Speaker
Xiaomi "Denies" Mi MIX Nano Existence
Nokia D1C Specs Leak
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Graphics Cards > NVIDIA ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, August 12, 2004
NVIDIA Introduces the GeForce 6600 GPU - A Gamer's Dream for DOOM 3


NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in visual processing solutions, today introduced the GeForce 6600 GT and GeForce 6600, the latest additions to its GeForce 6 Series of graphics processing units (GPUs).

These new products bring the feature set of NVIDIA's flagship GeForce 6800 GPU, including support for Microsoft DirectX 9.0 Shader Model 3.0 and NVIDIA's revolutionary UltraShadow II technology, to the mainstream market. The GeForce 6600 GT rips through DOOM 3 at a stunning 42 frames per second at high quality, high-resolution (1600x1200x32) settings .

"NVIDIA's latest generation of chipsets gives exceptional performance and feature gains across the entire line, from the consumer cards to the specialty cards. I use a GeForce 6800 class card in my primary workstation, which is the best endorsement I can give," said John Carmack, president and technical director of id Software.?

The GeForce 6600 GPUs will be featured in live demonstrations starting today at QuakeCon, which is being held August 12-15 at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas.

"Critics have called the GeForce 6 architecture the most advanced in the industry, and GeForce 6600 GPUs mean the cost of that bleeding-edge graphics technology just got cut in half for gamers," said Dan Vivoli executive vice president of marketing for NVIDIA. "DOOM 3, the most anticipated game of the year, and the mind blowing price/performance ratio of GeForce 6600 GPUs that is what gamers dreams are made of."

As an extension of the award-winning GeForce 6 Series, these two new graphics processors are the first mainstream GPUs to support Microsoft DirectX 9.0 Shader Model 3.0, and a superscalar architecture for unprecedented performance. GeForce 6600 GPUs also feature a dedicated on-chip video processor that brings consumer electronics-quality video to the personal computer. In addition, the GeForce 6600 GT brings the innovative NVIDIA SLI multi-GPU technology to the mainstream market, which could enable millions of users to experience the power of two GPUs in their system.

Backed by the NVIDIA ForceWare software suite and Unified Driver Architecture (UDA), the GeForce 6600 GPUs ensure industry-renowned compatibility and reliability for a great user experience.

The newest additions to the GeForce 6 Series of GPUs include:

The GeForce 6600 GT: The NVIDIA GeForce 6600 GT has an eight pipe superscalar design, supports 128MB of GDDR3 graphics memory, includes NVIDIA SLI multi-GPU technology, and has a suggested street price of $199.

The GeForce 6600: The GeForce 6600 GPU also has an eight pipe superscalar design and supports 128MB of DDR graphics memory.

The GeForce 6600 and GeForce 6600 GT GPUs are expected to be available in late-September from the world?s leading add-in-card manufacturers, including:

-Albatron Technology, Co. Ltd
-Anextek
-AOpen
-ASUS Computer International
-BFG Technologies, Inc.
-Biostar
-Chaintech Computer Co. Ltd.
-ELSA Japan
-eVGA.com Corporation
-Gainward Co., Ltd.
-Gigabyte Technology, Co., Ltd.
-InsideTNC
-Leadtek Research, Inc.
-Micro-Star International
-Palit Microsystems, Inc.
-Pine, XFX, a Division of Pine
-PNY Technologies
-Prolink Computer Inc
-Sigmacomm
-Sparkle


Previous
Next
Plasmon: Global support for UDO grows        All News        Microsoft puts the brakes on XP SP2 auto-update
ATI Ships One Millionth PCI Express Graphics Card     Graphics Cards News      OpenGL 2.0 is born

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Nvidia GTX 1050 And 1050 Ti Graphics Coming To Laptops Next Year
Free Game Bundles For GeForce and Radeon Graphics Cards
Nvidia Was The Sole GPU Maker That Increased Its GPU Shipments In Q3 2016
IBM and NVIDIA Team Up on New Platform For Deep Learning
Nvidia Reports Strong Revenue
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Unveiled To Challenge AMD With A $110 Price
NVIDIA Launches New AI Technology At Third Regional GPU Tech Conference
Nvidia GPUs Could Return To Apple Macs
Gears of War 4 GeForce GTX Bundle Includes A Full-Game Download For PC
Nvidia Tesla P4, P40 Accelerators Focus On Deep Learning, Palm-sized DRIVE PX 2 Computer To Power Baidu car
GeForce Experience 3.0 Released
Baidu and NVIDIA Team Up on Map-to-Car Platform for Self-Driving Cars

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .