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NVDA NonVisual Desktop Access (open-source screen reader) ) has expanded the company's GeForce 7 Series The GeForce 7 Series is the seventh generation of NVIDIA's GeForce graphics cards.
GeForce 7100 series
The 7100 series was introduced August 30, 2006 and is based on GeForce 6200 Series architecture. This series supports only PCI Express interface. product line for the mainstream market segment with two aggressively-priced graphics processing units (GPUs). Available immediately from leading retail and e-tail outlets worldwide are:
-- The GeForce 7600 GS GPU GPU: see secret police.
(Graphics Processing Unit) A specialized logic chip devoted to rendering 2D or 3D images. Display adapters contain one or more GPUs for fast graphics rendering. -- this NVIDIA SLI-Ready GPU delivers extreme high-definition (HD) gaming and home-theater quality HD video with silent operation for an incredible entertainment experience.
-- The GeForce 7300 LE GPU -- previously available only to system builders, the GeForce 7300 LE boasts the video and gaming features of today's most advanced GPUs and delivers stunning, HD video -- up to 1080i resolution -- and ultra-realistic gaming effects at mainstream price points without compromising performance.
"NVIDIA GPUs have long been praised in the enthusiast community and by gamers for excellent 3D performance and exceptional HD video playback," said Ujesh Desai, general manager of desktop GPUs at NVIDIA. "The same characteristics that make so many gamers select NVIDIA GPUs will greatly benefit mainstream customers when Microsoft Windows See Windows.
(operating system) Microsoft Windows - Microsoft's proprietary window system and user interface software released in 1985 to run on top of MS-DOS. Widely criticised for being too slow (hence "Windoze", "Microsloth Windows") on the machines available then. Vista arrives -- and these new GPUs deliver the same enthusiast -- class features at very affordable prices."
"Our sales data indicates that the GeForce 7 Series graphics architecture is preferred by our customers, and GeForce 7600 GS fills in the only remaining hole in the incredibly-strong GeForce 7 product line-up from NVIDIA," said Howard Tong, vice president at Newegg.com. "The price band of $129 to $149 is immensely popular among our customers, so a product based on the highly-regarded GeForce 7 Series architecture in this price range is sure to be in very high demand."
Boasting the renowned GeForce 7 Series features, these new GPUs deliver advanced technologies including:
-- A high-performance 3D architecture built for Microsoft Windows Vista -- the industry's first operating system to require a dedicated GPU to realize its full potential.
-- H.264 hardware accelerated support through NVIDIA PureVideo technology -- the combination of HD video processors and software delivers a HD home-theater quality video experience to the PC.
-- The industry's only GPU architecture with full support for Microsoft DirectX 9.0 Shader Model 3.0 -- including vertex texture fetch (VTF VTF Veterinary Treatment Facility
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Some of the world's leading add-in card partners are offering graphics cards based on the new NVIDIA GeForce 7 Series GPUs, including Albatron, AOpen Inc., ASUSTek Computer Inc., BFG Technologies Inc., Biostar, Chaintech Computer Co. Ltd., Cheer Ascent, City Gate / Triple-D, Club3D, ELSA, Epsco, EVGA (Extended VGA) See VGA.
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For more information on the GeForce 7 Series GPUs, visit http://www.nvidia.com/.
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