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NVIDIA to Support AMD Vision for Digital Media


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NVIDIA to Support AMD Vision for Digital Media

SANTA CLARA, CA -JANUARY 4, 2006-NVIDIA corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in programmable graphics processor technologies, today announced its support for AMD's vision to apply the power and flexibility of the PC to enhance the digital media experience of digital entertainment. As part of this vision, AMD plans to extend the professional AMD LIVE! brand, to include feature-rich consumer multimedia desktop and notebook PCs by mid-2006.

"NVIDIA shares AMD's vision to deliver consumers the most powerful solutions possible," said Scott Vouri, general manager of video products at NVIDIA. "Our strength in graphics and core-logic solutions provide a compelling answer for today's demanding digital media requirements, which include high-definition video playback, as well as high-resolution gaming. NVIDIA provides industry-leading solutions for playing, transferring, and storing entertainment content. Therefore, AMD LIVE! is a perfect complement for our focus of using PC technologies as a driving force to accelerate the digital home."

NVIDIA expects that the NVIDIA® GeForce® FX, NVIDIA GeForce 6-Series and NVIDIA GeForce 7-Series desktop and notebook graphics processing units (GPUs), and nForce®4 core-logic solutions will be complementary with AMD LIVE! This includes hardware and software for both 32-bit and 64-bit computing environments and industry-leading technologies such as NVIDIA SLI™ multi-GPU capability and NVIDIA Pure Video™.

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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 2,000 people worldwide. For more information, visit the Company’s Web site at

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