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NVIDIA Mobile GPU Powers Acer Aspire 1710


GeForce FX Go5700 Delivers Consumer Entertainment to Notebooks

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Diane Vanasse 
NVIDIA Corporation 
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Hazel Heng
NVIDIA Asia Pacific
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TAIPEI, TAIWAN—MARCH 29, 2004—NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in visual processing solutions, today announced that the GeForce™ FX Go5700 has been selected for the Acer Aspire 1710.  Featuring industry-leading graphics performance, NVIDIA world-class video quality, and the unsurpassed software features and reliability that are the hallmark of all NVIDIA® products, the GeForce FX Go5700 powers the industry’s most complete feature set for mobile consumer entertainment.

“By choosing the GeForce FX Go5700, Acer is ensuring that the Aspire 1710 will meet the demands of the most discriminating consumer,” said Jerry Kao, Acer.  “With a 17-inch display, an AMD Athlon 64-bit CPU and NVIDIA’s flagship mobile GPU GeForce FX Go5700, we are able to design a product that will provide gamers and PC enthusiasts cutting-edge features and leading performance.”

“Partnering with Acer strengthens NVIDIA’s leadership position in the performance notebook segment,” said Jeff Fisher, Executive Vice President of Sales at NVIDIA.  “Acer is one of the world’s leading OEMs and we are extremely pleased to provide the graphics solution for a multimedia powerhouse like the Aspire 1710.”

Acer is one of the top three laptops manufacturers in Taiwan. Its business units include desktops, laptops, and desktop replacement; tablet PC, servers and storage, handhelds and peripherals. Acer has always been dedicated to provide consumers products with superior quality and performance.

About the GeForce FX Go5700
The GeForce FX Go5700 offers industry leading quality, performance & features to the Performance Notebook segment. Offering full Microsoft DirectX 9.0 hardware support, the GeForce FX Go5700 is designed to deliver cinematic-quality special effects and studio-quality color, enabling 3D worlds and characters to come alive like never before. Combined with world-class HD-video playback, the latest Powermizer power-saving technology and rock-solid Forceware software compatibility, reliability, and stability, the GeForce FX Go5700 is changing the way the most demanding users use notebook PCs.

NVIDIA Corporation is a market leader in visual computing technology dedicated to creating products that enhance the interactive experience on consumer and professional computing platforms.  Its graphics and communications processors have broad market reach and are incorporated into a wide variety of computing platforms, including consumer digital-media PCs, enterprise PCs, professional workstations, digital content creation systems, notebook PCs, military navigation systems and video games consoles.  NVIDIA is headquartered in Santa Clara, California and employs more than 1,400 people worldwide.  For more information, visit the company’s Web site at

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