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NVIDIA and AMD Deliver Ultimate Mobile Computing Platform


NVIDIA GeForce Go Mobile GPUs and New AMD Athlon™ XP-M Processor Provide High Performance and Advanced Power Management for Notebook PCs

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NVIDIA Corporation
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CEBIT 2003—HANOVER, GERMANY—MARCH 12, 2003—NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in visual processing solutions, today announced that the Company’s entire series of NVIDIA® GeForce™ Go mobile graphics processing units (GPUs), are designed to take advantage of the new processing and power management capabilities offered by the new AMD Athlon™ XP-M processor 2400+ for notebook PCs.

“The combination of our GeForce Go mobile GPUs and the new AMD Athlon XP-M processor provides OEMs with the latest technologies to design mobile platforms that rival the performance and functionality of today’s fastest desktop PCs,” said Rob Csongor, senior director of mobile product management at NVIDIA.   “Given that notebook PCs are fast becoming a consumer entertainment platform, the extensive feature set and advanced power saving technologies offered by NVIDIA and AMD will no doubt further that trend.”

“Systems based on AMD Athlon XP-M processors and NVIDIA mobile graphics technologies will provide customers with cutting-edge innovation, whether they need mobile computing to stay productive on the road or for a high-performance desktop replacement,” said Marc Warshawsky, AMD’s director, mobile and emerging markets, Computation Products Group.  “Customers who want an uncompromised mobile PC experience, whether for business applications or digital video and audio entertainment, should look to AMD and NVIDIA for a portable platform that provides performance today, and scalability and compatibility to expand with customers’ growing needs.”

With a revolutionary core of integrated technologies, the GeForce Go series of mobile GPUs ensures unparalleled performance, battery life, and DVD and video playback.  From notebooks powerful enough to replace current desktop PCs, to those that are both thin and light, NVIDIA GeForce Go mobile GPUs provide unprecedented mobile computing experiences.

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 game consoles.  NVIDIA is headquartered in Santa Clara, California and employs more than 1,500 people worldwide.  For more information, visit the Company’s Web site at

Certain statements in this press release, including the statements relating to the Company's performance expectations for NVIDIA's family of products and expectations of continued revenue growth, are forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause results to be materially different than expectations.  Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, manufacturing and other delays relating to new products, difficulties in the fabrication process and dependence of the Company on third-party manufacturers, general industry trends including cyclical trends in the PC and semiconductor industries, the impact of competitive products and pricing alternatives, market acceptance of the Company's new products, and the Company's dependence on third-party developers and publishers.  Investors are advised to read the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K and quarterly reports on Form 10-Q filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, particularly those sections entitled "Certain Business Risks," for a fuller discussion of these and other risks and uncertainties.

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