-- GIGABYTE Radeon® HD 3800 Series Graphics Technology Ushers In Next Generation of HD Gaming --
-- Experience DirectX® 10.1 and PCI-Express 2.0 Gaming with the GIGABYTE GV-RX38 Series and Neverwinter Nights™ 2 --
Taipei, Taiwan, November 15, 2007 – GIGABYTE UNITED INC., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today announces the GIGABYTE GV-RX38 Series of graphics cards based on ATI’s latest Radeon® HD3800 Series graphics processors. Utilizing the very latest 55 nanometer graphics processing technology, the Radeon® HD3800 Series processors are able to deliver maximum performance with new clock speed and memory speed records for tomorrow’s demanding applications, while utilizing less power than previous generation graphics technologies.
Included in the GIGABYTE GV-RX38 Series is the GV-RX387512H-B, featuring 512MB of 256-bit GDDR4 memory and the GV-RX385256H-B, with 256MB of GDDR3 265-bit memory. With PCI Express 2.0 compatibility with up to twice the throughput of current PCI Express cards, easy AMD CrossFireX™ scalability and built-in HDMI and 5.1 surround audio, the GIGABYTE GV-RX38 Series allows users to completely immerse themselves in a total HD gaming experience.
The GIGABYTE GV-RX387512H-B and GV-RX385256H-B come equipped with the world’s latest DirectX® 10.1 GPU, which extends the scope of a GPU beyond traditional graphics to support Shader Model 4.1 for life-like realism 3D gaming effects. In addition, 320 independent stream processors deliver the complete power of DirectX® 10.1 with outstanding performance, stunning visual effects and more dynamic interactivity than ever before. Additionally, comprehensive DirectX® 10.1 support ensures users the ability to take full advantage of all the features Windows® Vista™ has to offer including amazing visual effects and enhanced interactive game processing, including physics game computing enhancement, massive geometry performance and full-speed HDR acceleration.
Benefiting from CrossFireX™ upgradeability, the GIGABYTE GV-RX387512H-B and GV-RX385256H-B feature high bandwidth multi-GPU interconnectivity to enhance graphics rendering and turbo-charge your 3D performance. With built-in HDMI and DVI output capability featuring Avivo™ HD technology, the GV-RX38 Series supports integrated high definition audio, enabling playback of multi-channel (5.1) audio streams for the playing of HDCP content protected media including Blu-ray and HD DVD. Also, thanks to the ATI Unified Video Decoder architecture, GV-RX38 series delivers the latest high video quality movies in full 1080p HD. Wanting gamers to experience the full power of the GV-RX387512H-B and GV-RX385256H-B, GIGABYTE also includes the popular role-playing game “Neverwinter Nights 2”.
For more details of GIGABYTE GV-RX387512H-B and GV-RX385256H-B, please visit the GIGABYTE VGA website: http://www.gigabyte.com.tw/Products/VGA/Default.aspx
About GIGABYTE UNITED INC.
GIGABYTE UNITED INC., established in December 2006, is assuming the GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co., Ltd. Brand, which for the past 20 years has been a world-renowned leader in the motherboard industry. Continuing to focus on its core businesses of GIGABYTE branded motherboards and graphics cards, GIGABYTE UNITED INC. is committed to providing our valued customers with the highest quality products and services featuring the industry’s most innovative design.
In order to meet the challenges of today’s intensely competitive channel market, GIGABYTE UNITED INC. fully utilizes its key assets including its cutting-edge research and development team as well as its professional sales and marketing resources to continue to develop technologies to fit a complete range of digital life solutions. Now and for the future, GIGABYTE UNITED INC. will continue to embody the unique spirit and culture, which has made GIGABYTE one of the foremost brands in the industry.
Neverwinter Nights™ 2 — © 2006 Hasbro, Inc. All Rights Reserved. © 2006 Atari, Interactive, Inc. All Rights Reserved.