NVIDIA UNVEILS NEW VISUAL COMPUTING ARCHITECTURE FOR NEXT-GENERATION
Subject: Mobile | May 9, 2007 - 03:03 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
SANTA CLARA, CAâ€”MAY 9, 2007â€”NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in programmable graphics processor technologies, has introduced a breakthrough NVIDIA QuadroÂ® professional GPU architecture for notebook computers that enables entirely new graphics and visual computing capabilities for professionals who require uncompromised mobility. The new line of mobile graphics solutions, which includes NVIDIA Quadro FX 1600M, Quadro FX 570M and Quadro FX 360M, is designed to solve complex professional visual computing challenges in a mobile form factor.
The new Quadro FX mobile solutions feature:
- New Unified Architectureâ€”An industry-first unified architecture that is capable of dynamically allocating compute, geometry, shading, and pixel processing power for optimized GPU performance
- Next-Generation Vertex and Pixel Programmabilityâ€”Shader Model 4.0 enables a higher level of performance and ultra-realistic effects for OpenGL and DirectX 10 professional applications
- GPU Computing for Visualization and NVIDIA CUDA™ technologyâ€”Developers can tap into the high-performance computing power of Quadro to develop, prototype and solve complex visualization problems
- PowerMizerÂ® 7.0 Technologyâ€”Seventh-generation, hardware power management technology from NVIDIA that intelligently adapts to the user's needs for longer battery life and improved performance by reducing notebook power consumption and heat generation for the graphics subsystem