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New NVIDIA Mobile GPU Revolutionizes Notebook PC Entertainment

GeForce FX Go5700 Delivers Unprecedented Graphics and Video Performance to Consumer Notebooks

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

COMDEX 2003—LAS VEGAS, NV—NOVEMBER 17, 2003—NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in visual processing solutions, today unveiled the NVIDIA® GeForce™ FX Go5700, the newest addition to the GeForce FX Go series of graphics processing units (GPUs) for notebook PCs - providing mobile users with:

  • A true “Cinematic” experience for 3D and video
  • A flawless out-of-the-box experience - “It Just Works”
  • Unsurpassed compatibility, stability, and reliability

“Today’s content demands cinematic graphic capabilities and increasingly requires state-of-the-art GPUs that deliver the most immersive gaming and video experience,” said Jen-Hsun Huang, president and CEO of NVIDIA.  "The GeForce FX Go5700 delivers the industry's most advanced cinematic graphics capabilities and NVIDIA’s worldwide reputation of compatibility, stability, and reliability that is an absolute requirement for today's rich applications and games.”

Introducing the most complete feature set of any mobile GPU available today, the GeForce FX Go5700 includes:

  • Next-Generation Cinematic 3D Graphics—Significantly enhanced geometry and rendering performance, combined with NVIDIA’s Ultra-shadow technology, delivers stunning lighting and shadowing realism for an unparalleled end user experience.
  • Industry-leading Video Quality—Highest quality, high-definition component video-out and support for HDTV.
  • Software Quality and Reliability—Benefiting from NVIDIA’s Unified Driver Architecture, the entire GeForce FX family offers the compatibility, stability, and reliability for which NVIDIA products are famous. 
  • PowerMizer 4.0, featuring NVIDIA SmartDimmer—Sophisticated, intelligent power management for extending battery life.

The GeForce FX Go5700 is currently shipping to OEMs and ODMs around the world, with production quantities available in December. Systems based on the GeForce FX Go5700 are expected to be available to end users in Q1 2004.

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 1,700 people worldwide.  For more information, visit the Company’s Web site at www.nvidia.com.

Certain statements in this press release, including any 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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