NVIDIA puts out another GeForce7
8/11/2005 5:47:00 PM
If the GeForce 7800 GTX was too expensive for you, why not try the GT version? NVIDIA has released a new line in their 7800 series and you'll be able to purchase a GeForce 7800 GT
right now. ATI's starting to fall behind here with the two recent NVIDIA releases so let's hope they do something to catch up.
NVIDIA Extends Award-Winning GeForce 7 Technology Leadership into Performance Segment
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
QUAKECON 2005â€”DALLAS, TXâ€”AUGUST 11, 2005â€”NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), a worldwide leader in graphics and digital media processing, today introduced and announced immediate availability of the Companyâ€™s new NVIDIA GeForce 7800 GT graphics processing unit (GPU). Based on the award-winning GeForce 7800 GTX architecture, this new GPU brings support for next-generation gaming technologiesâ€”including Shader Model 3.0, high-dynamic range (HDR) lighting, and NVIDIA Scalable Link Interface (SLI) multi-GPU technologyâ€”to lower price points.
â€œGeForce 7-based products have won over 50 awards and industry experts have praised NVIDIA for pioneering Shader Model 3.0, HDR lighting, and SLI technologyâ€”validating the GeForce 7 architecture as the must-have graphics technology for today and tomorrowâ€™s PC gaming,â€ stated Ujesh Desai, general manager of desktop GPUs at NVIDIA. â€œBy leveraging this highly scalable architecture, we are able to bring these new features to new price points and reach a wider audience.â€
NVIDIA GeForce 7800 GT GPU-based graphics cards are available immediately for a suggested retail price of $449 from the worldâ€™s leading add-in card makers, including: Albatron, Aopen Inc., ASUS Computer International, Biostar, BFG Technologies, Inc., Chaintech Computer Co. Ltd., Citygate/Triple D, Elsa, Epsco, Evertop, eVGA.com Corporation, Gainward Co. Ltd., Galaxy, Geniman, GIGA-BYTE Technology Co., Ltd., Innovision, Leadtek Research Inc., MICRO-STAR International Co., Ltd., MSI Computer Corporation, Palit Microsystems, Inc., PNY Technologies, Inc., Point of View, Restech, Sigmacom, Sparkle Computer Co. Ltd., and XFX. GeForce 7800 GT-based add-in cards are available today from major online retailers worldwide and are also powering systems from over 50 of the worldâ€™s leading systems builders.
The GeForce 7 Series, including the GeForce 7800 GT, will be featured starting today at QuakeCon, which is being held August 11-14th at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas.
For more information on these new products, please visit www.nvidia.com. For a complete list of e-tailers with immediate availability of GeForce 7800 GT based add-in cards and system builders with GeForce 7800 GT-powered systems, please visit www.nvidia.com/BuyGeForce7800GT.