NVIDIA GeForce4 Ti 4600 GPU Powers MicronPC High Performance Systems
Revolutionary GeForce4 Ti 4600 Graphics Processor Chosen for MicronPC Millennia Desktop PCs
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SANTA CLARA, CA — MARCH 6, 2002 — Continuing the landslide support for its revolutionary new GeForce4(TM) family of Graphics Processing Units (GPUs), NVIDIA(R) Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA) today announced that MicronPC(R) will feature the GeForce4 Ti 4600 GPU as part of its Millennia(TM) line of desktop PCs. The GeForce4 Ti 4600 GPU, the fastest and most powerful GPU in the world, combines the industry’s best graphics technology with a robust set of new features to provide consumers with the power and performance needed to unleash today’s most popular multimedia applications. Beginning today, MicronPC systems featuring the NVIDIA GeForce4 Ti 4600 GPU can be purchased online at http://www.micronpc.com.
“NVIDIA has consistently delivered products that enable unmatched 3D graphics performance,” said Paul Petersen, vice president of product marketing and development for MicronPC. “With the GeForce4 Ti 4600 they have not only taken a giant leap forward in graphics quality, but added innovative new features that we’re sure our technology enthusiast and power user customers will enthusiastically embrace.”
The GeForce4 family of GPUs introduces revolutionary new technologies, including high-speed graphics performance up to four times faster over previous GeForce generations; and the new and innovative Accuview Antialiasing™ technology, enabling immersive graphical environments, complete with visual effects and the most realistic, life-like images. With its advanced nFiniteFX™ II engine, the GeForce4 Ti 4600 is the first consumer GPU capable of driving complex geometrics and character animations and features.
“MicronPC has a long history of providing award-winning PCs and we’re proud to be working with them again to deliver our GeForce4 technology,” said Jeff Fisher, executive vice president of worldwide sales at NVIDIA. “No graphics solution can match the horsepower and state-of-the-art features that the GeForce4 Ti 4600 will provide to the next-generation Millennia systems.”
NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq - NVDA), located in Santa Clara, CA, is the global leader in advanced graphics and multimedia processing technology for the consumer and professional computing markets. Its 2D, 3D, video and multimedia capabilities make NVIDIA one of the premier semiconductor companies in the world. NVIDIA offers a wide range of products and services, delivering superior performance and crisp visual quality for PC-based applications such as manufacturing, science, e-business, entertainment and education.
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