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NVIDIA Mobile GPU Selected for Apple's New 12-inch Powerbook


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Diane Vanasse
NVIDIA Corporation
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PARIS, FRANCE — APPLE PARIS EXPO — SEPTEMBER 16, 2003 — NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in visual processing solutions, today announced that the NVIDIA® GeForce™ FX Go5200 graphics processing unit (GPUs) will provide the graphics muscle to the new 12-inch Apple® PowerBook™.  The GeForce FX Go 5200 provides customers of the 12-inch PowerBook with best-in class performance, cinematic-quality effects, and studio-quality color in a thin and light design.

"PowerBook customers value high-performance graphics and the GeForce FX Go 5200 allows us to deliver outstanding graphics in the new thin-and-light 12-inch PowerBook G4,” said Greg Joswiak, Apple's vice president of Hardware Product Marketing. “The addition of DVI support for digital and analog video out and the powerful GeForce FX Go 5200 graphics processor gives customers of the new 12-inch PowerBook even more options to view their creative work on the go.”

The GeForce FX Go5200 is the ultimate mobile graphics solution for entertainment computing and is designed to deliver cinematic-quality special effects and studio-quality color, enabling 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 Go5200 is changing the way people use notebook PCs.

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