NVIDIA GeForce3 Ti GPU Selected to Power IBM High Performance Desktop Line
GeForce3 Ti 500 Offered in IBM NetVista A and M Series of Desktop Systems
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SANTA CLARA, CA — OCTOBER 15, 2001 — NVIDIA® Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA) announced today that its GeForce3TM Ti 500 Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) will be available in the IBM® NetVista A and M series of desktop computer systems. NetVista systems represent IBM’s most powerful personal computer systems and are configured with cutting-edge technologies for maximum performance. IBM NetVista systems configured with the GeForce3 Ti 500 GPU can be purchased at http://www.ibm.com.
“IBM recognizes the difference the GPU makes in overall system performance and relies on NVIDIA because we are the performance and technology leaders in 3D graphics,” said Jeff Fisher, vice president of worldwide sales at NVIDIA. “By including the GeForce3 Ti 500, IBM is equipping its customers with an elite graphics subsystem, complete with a full DirectX® 8.1 feature set and optimizations for Windows® XP.”
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