NVIDIA GeForce Titanium Series of GPUs Selected by Top PC and Add-in-Card OEMs
Next-Generation Graphics Processing Units Will Be Available Beginning October 12th
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SANTA CLARA, CA - OCTOBER 1, 2001 - NVIDIA® Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA) announced today that its GeForce(TM) Titanium series of graphics processing units (GPUs) has secured design wins with the industry's top suppliers. Starting October 12th, products based on these new NVIDIA GPUs will be introduced by the following add-in card companies in the next 45 days, including: ASUStek Computer, Inc., Creative Technology Ltd., ELSA, Leadtek Research, Inc., Gainward Co. Ltd., Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd., MSI, PNY Technologies, and Visiontek, Inc.
In addition, the top global PC OEMs will be shipping GeForce Titanium Series PCs. Manufacturers include Compaq Computer Corporation, Fujitsu-Siemens Computers, Hewlett-Packard Company, MicronPC, and NEC Corporation. Other OEMs and partners will be announced in the coming months.
"With the new GeForce3 Titanium series, NVIDIA is able to deliver a DirectX 8-based graphics solution well beyond the enthusiast market," said Jeff Fisher, executive vice president of worldwide sales at NVIDIA. "With these new GPUs, we've clearly accelerated our growing lead in the graphics market, and maintained our position as the technology leader for all of our partners."
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