NVIDIA GeForce FX Family Named Best Hardware by Leading System Builders

NVIDIA Top-to-Bottom Family of Cinematic Computing GPUs
Honored at System Builder Summit

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NVIDIA Corporation
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SANTA CLARA, CA—MARCH 25, 2003—NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in visual processing solutions, today announced that the NVIDIA® GeForce™ FX family of graphics processing units (GPUs) has been awarded the System Builder Summit Peak Performer™ Award for the best hardware product.  The award was voted on by the industry’s leading System Builders and VARs who attended the co-located System Builder Summit™ and VARVision® Spring 2003 events held last week in Orlando, Florida.

“It’s clear that system builders and VARs see the importance of bringing cinematic computing to all PC platforms,” said Jeff Fisher, executive vice president of worldwide sales for NVIDIA.  “For the first time ever, the same cutting-edge graphics technology available for high-end systems is now within reach on value systems.”

The NVIDIA GeForce FX family, the industry’s first cinematic computing series of GPUs, unleashes a new era in cinematic gaming.  NVIDIA GeForce FX GPUs render games that look as good as big-budget Hollywood movies by delivering flawless image quality, blazing fast performance and providing the rock-solid stability that has made NVIDIA GeForce GPUs the overwhelming choice of both game developers and gamers.

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 www.nvidia.com <http://www.nvidia.com>.

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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