GIGABYTE Launches Flagship GeForce® 8800 DirectX® 10 Compliant Graphics Accelerators
Delivering the Utmost Gaming Experience

2006/11/09
GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co., Ltd, a leading manufacturer of motherboards, graphics cards and other computing hardware solutions, today announces the launch of their new graphics accelerators, the GV-NX88X768H-RH and GV-NX88S640H-RH, equipped with NVIDIA's latest GeForce® 8800 graphics processor.

The GV-NX88X768H-RH and GV-NX88S640H-RH feature the GeForce® 8800 GTX with 768 MB GDDR3 memory and the GeForce® 8800 GTS with 640MB GDDR3 memory, delivering the highest levels of sophisticated game rendering for a greatly enhanced gaming experience. Transporting users into a new realm of gaming excitement, the GIGABYTE GV-NX88X768H-RH and GV-NX88S640H-RH feature 128 and 96 stream processors as well as support for HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection), providing the highest quality High-Definition video for the ultimate home theater experience.

The GIGABYTE GV-NX88X768H-RH and GV-NX88S640H-RH come equipped the world's first DirectX® 10 GPUs, which adopt the latest Unified Shader architecture with full support for Shader Model 4.0. By utilizing DirectX® 10, the GV-NX88X768H-RH and GV-NX88S640H-RH are able to deliver the most realistic gaming effects and let users take full advantage of all the advanced features Microsoft® Windows Vista Premium has to offer, including the new Aero Interface.

The GIGABYTE GV-NX88X768H-RH and GV-NX88S640H-RH feature NVIDIA's latest advanced technologies including NVIDIA's GigaThreadTM Technology, which, through the use of a massively multi-threaded architecture, is able to create thousands of independent, simultaneous threads, providing extreme processing efficiency for advanced, next generation shader programs. Additionally, the GIGABYTE GV-NX88X768H-RH and GV-NX88S640H-RH support NVIDIA's Quantum EffectsTM Technology, enabling a new level of physics effects to be simulated and rendered on the GPU. The two graphics cards also feature the LumenexTM engine, which introduces 16x Anti-aliasing and 128-bit floating point High-Dynamic-Range (HDR) rendering the most realistic lighting effects.

Integrated with NVIDIA Extreme High Definition (XHD) to enhance graphics resolution, the GIGABYTE GV-NX88X768H-RH and GV-NX88S640H-RH support the latest video output interfaces, including Dual Dual-Link DVI, for the highest dual 2560X1600 screen resolution. Differing from past GPU generations, the NVIDIA GeForce® 8800 also features a dedicated on-chip video processor for superb picture quality and ultra smooth video playback.

GIGABYTE is proud to include two immensely popular games, "Civilization IV" and "Call of Juarez" with their latest graphics accelerators in order to let gamers experience first hand the awesome power of the GV-NX88X768H-RH and GV-NX88S640H-RH.

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