NVIDIA

NVIDIA Introduces Fastest GPU for Performance Business Notebooks

New NVIDIA Quadro NVS 300M Business Graphics Solution Available in Select Toshiba Tecra Business Notebooks

For further information, contact:

Rick Allen
NVIDIA Corporation
(408) 566-6431
riallen@nvidia.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SANTA CLARA, CA—MAY 23, 2006—NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA) today announced that the new NVIDIA Quadro® NVS 300M graphics processing unit (GPU), the latest addition to the NVIDIA Quadro NVS business graphics solutions for notebooks, is now available in Toshiba Tecra® A7 business notebooks. Designed to meet a broad range of current and emerging business needs, NVIDIA Quadro NVS solutions have come to define the graphics standard for numerous enterprise and financial customers, with over 4 million total units shipped to date.

Quadro NVS 300M "The NVIDIA Quadro NVS graphics solutions are gaining acceptance as the graphics solution of choice in the business notebook lines of Toshiba and other top makers," said Jeff Fisher, Senior Vice President of the GPU Business Unit at NVIDIA. "New notebooks based on these graphics solutions will enable businesses to confidently deploy mobile solutions which are ready for emerging business needs such as Microsoft Windows Vista and high-definition video."

The new GPU, together with the previously announced NVIDIA Quadro NVS 110M graphics processing unit, are the current sole discrete graphics solution found in the Tecra business-class notebooks marketed by Toshiba Americas.

"The adoption of the NVIDIA Quadro NVS graphics solution fulfills our vision of the Tecra A7 notebook," said Jeff Barney, vice president marketing, Toshiba Digital Products Division. "NVIDIA technology enhances the Tecra A7’s ability to handle graphic intensive business applications with ease, making it the ideal mobile computing solution for the SMB and education market."

The NVIDIA Quadro NVS notebook graphics solutions—the first ever targeted for business—include advanced features, performance, and management tools designed to increase productivity, ease deployment, and reduce total cost of ownership while enabling support for emerging graphic-intensive applications. NVIDIA Quadro NVS notebook graphics solutions provide businesses with:

  • A comprehensively tested, reliable business hardware and software platform

  • Easy-to-use IT management tools for easy deployment and maintenance

  • Industry-leading graphics tested for compatibility with the top business applications

  • Dedicated graphics performance ready to run Microsoft Windows Vista and the new wave of 3D applications

For More Information
More information about the Toshiba Tecra A7 notebook can be found at www.toshibadirect.com/tecra. For more information on NVIDIA Quadro NVS products, please visit www.nvidia.com/quadro.

About NVIDIA
NVIDIA Corporation is the worldwide leader in programmable graphics processor technologies. The Company creates innovative, industry-changing products for computing, consumer electronics, and mobile devices. NVIDIA is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA and has offices throughout Asia, Europe, and the Americas. For more information, visit www.nvidia.com.

Certain statements in this press release including, but not limited to, the benefits, features, performance, and capabilities of NVIDIA Quadro NVS solutions, top notebook makers' graphics solutions of choice, the new wave of 3D applications and emerging business needs 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, delays in ramping new products into production, decreased performance of our graphics solutions when they are integrated into notebook PCs, prohibitive pricing of new products, development of new, higher performance technologies, manufacturing and software defects, decreased use of notebook PCs for business applications, delays in the release of 3D applications, general industry trends including cyclical trends in the semiconductor industry, market acceptance of a competitor’s product instead of our product, the impact of competitive products and pricing alternatives, and other risks detailed from time to time in the reports NVIDIA files with the Securities and Exchange Commission including its Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended January 29, 2006. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof. NVIDIA disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements.


###

Copyright© 2013 NVIDIA Corporation. All rights reserved. All company and/or product names may be trade names, trademarks, and/or registered trademarks of the respective owners with which they are associated. Features, pricing, availability, and specifications are subject to change without notice.

Note to editors: If you are interested in viewing additional information on NVIDIA, please visit the NVIDIA Press Room at http://www.nvidia.com/page/press_room.html