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NVIDIA GeForce FX Go5600 Selected for Toshiba Media Center Notebook PC

 
 

NVIDIA Graphics and Satellite 5205-S705 Notebook Establish Mobile PC as Premiere Consumer Entertainment Device

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NVIDIA Corporation
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SANTA CLARA, CA—JUNE 3, 2003—NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in visual processing solutions, today announced the NVIDIA® GeForce™ FX Go5600 graphics processing unit (GPU) with 64MB DDR video memory, has been selected by Toshiba’s Computer Systems Group (CSG), a division of Toshiba America Information Systems for the Satellite® 5205-S705 notebook PC. By combining the GeForce FX Go5600’s ability to deliver superb visual quality, blistering performance and industry-leading video capabilities with Microsoft® Windows® XP Pro Media Center Edition, the Satellite 5205-S705 redefines the functionality of the mobile computer from a productivity tool to a full-fledged entertainment device.

“The Satellite 5205-S705 is the first notebook PC to ship with the NVIDIA GeForce FX Go5600 GPU, creating an exciting entertainment platform for mobile users,” said Oscar Koenders, vice president of product marketing and worldwide product planning, Toshiba CSG.  “Over the past two years, Toshiba and NVIDIA have elevated graphics performance and mobile computing to new heights, allowing users to perform multimedia applications that once could only be accomplished on a desktop PC.”

The GeForce FX Go5600 is the ultimate mobile graphics solution for mobile entertainment computing. Designed to deliver cinematic-quality special effects and studio-quality color, the GeForce FX Go5600 enables 3D worlds and characters to come alive like never before. Combined with world-class video playback and rock-solid software compatibility, reliability, and stability, the GeForce FX Go5600 is changing the way people use notebook PCs.

“NVIDIA is extremely pleased to partner with Toshiba, a company known for consistently delivering quality and innovation to the notebook PC platform,” said Jeff Fisher, executive vice president of worldwide sales at NVIDIA. “The Satellite 5205-S705 Media Center Notebook PC with the GeForce FX Go5600 GPU represents the convergence of functionality, portability and entertainment that today’s users demand.” 

About NVIDIA
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>.

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