NVIDIA Brings Power of GeForce GTX to Gamers Everywhere With

NVIDIA Brings Power of GeForce GTX to Gamers Everywhere With Two New
Kepler-Based GPUs 
Priced Starting at $229 and $109, GeForce GTX 660 and GTX 650 More
Than Quadruples Performance for Millions of Gamers 
SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/13/12 --  NVIDIA today
introduced two new high-performance GPUs, the NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R)
GTX 660 and GeForce GTX 650. These new gaming GPUs deliver the
exceptional performance and power efficiency of the award-winning
NVIDIA(R) Kepler(TM) architecture at price points that will allow
more gamers to experience the richness of next-generation PC gaming. 
The GeForce GTX 660 and GeForce GTX 650 GPUs set a new benchmark for
high-performance, remarkably-priced gaming when paired with the
incredible line-up of top DirectX 11 games, including Call of Duty:
Black Ops II, Assassin's Creed III and World of Warcraft: Mists of
Pandaria.  
The GeForce GTX 660 represents a phenomenal upgrade opportunity for
gamers still playing games on last-generation graphics technology.
For the millions of gamers still gaming on the GeForce 9800 GT, the
4X performance improvement(i) delivered by the GTX 660 will be an
upgrade temptation not easily resisted. Similarly, the GTX 650
delivers an 8X performance improvement over the 9500 GT(ii), allowing
gamers to step up to the GTX family with a low-cost solution that
delivers a significant boost in performance. 
Packed with cutting-edge technologies integrated into the NVIDIA
Kepler(TM) architecture -- including DirectX 11 Tessellation, NVIDIA
PhysX(R), NVIDIA Adaptive VSync, and Temporal Anti-Aliasing (TXAA) --
only GeForce GTX GPUs, such as the new GTX 660 and GTX 650, will
ensure gamers have the most immersive gaming experience possible.  
The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 and 650 GPUs are available now from the
world's leading add-in card suppliers, including ASL, ASUS, Colorful,
ECS, EVGA, Gainward, Galaxy, Gigabyte, Innovision 3D, Jetway,
Leadtek, MSI, Palit, Point of View, PNY, Sparkle and Zotac.  
More information about the GeForce GTX 660 and GeForce 650 GPUs is
available from
http://www.geforce.com/whats-new/articles/geforce-gtx-660-650-launch.
For more NVIDIA news, company and product information, videos, images
and other information, visit the NVIDIA newsroom. The NVIDIA Flickr
page host
s GeForce GTX 660 and GTX 650 product photos.  
About NVIDIA
 NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) awakened the world to computer
graphics when it invented the GPU in 1999. Today, its processors
power a broad range of products from smartphones to supercomputers.
NVIDIA's mobile processors are used in cell phones, tablets and auto
infotainment systems. PC gamers rely on GPUs to enjoy spectacularly
immersive worlds. Professionals use them to create 3D graphics and
visual effects in movies and to design everything from golf clubs to
jumbo jets. And researchers utilize GPUs to advance the frontiers of
science with high performance computing. The company has more than
5,000 patents issued, allowed or filed, including ones covering ideas
essential to modern computing. For more information, see
www.nvidia.com. 
Certain statements in this press release including, but not limited
to, statements as to: the impact, benefits and availability of the
Kepler architecture and GeForce GTX 660 and 650 GPUs; and the effects
of the company's patents on modern computing are forward-looking
statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that could
cause results to be materially different than expectations. Important
factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include:
global economic conditions; our reliance on third parties to
manufacture, assemble, package and test our products; the impact of
technological development and competition; development of new
products and technologies or enhancements to our existing product and
technologies; market acceptance of our products or our partners
products; design, manufacturing or software defects; changes in
consumer preferences or demands; changes in industry standards and
interfaces; unexpected loss of performance of our products or
technologies when integrated into systems; as well as other factors
detailed from time to time in the reports NVIDIA files with the
Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC, including its Form 10-Q
for the fiscal period ended July 29, 2012. Copies of reports filed
with the SEC are posted on the company's website and are available
from NVIDIA without charge. These forward-looking statements are not
guarantees of future performance and speak only as of the date
hereof, and, except as required by law, NVIDIA disclaims any
obligation to update these forward-looking statements to reflect
future events or circumstances. 
Copyright 2012 NVIDIA Corporation. All rights reserved. NVIDIA, the
NVIDIA logo GeForce, Kepler, and PhysX are trademarks and/or
registered trademarks of NVIDIA Corporation in the U.S. and other
countries. Other company and product names may be trademarks of the
respective companies with which they are associated. Features,
pricing, availability and specifications are subject to change
without notice. 
(i) Comparing GTX 660 to the 9800 GT in 3D Mark Vantage Performance
Preset with PhysX. Scores are 29174 for the 660 and 6918 for the 9800
GT, representing a 4.2X performance improvement. Comparing GTX 660 to
the 9800 GT in 3D Mark Vantage Extreme Preset with PhysX. Scores are
12998.4 for the 660 and 2407 for the 9800 GT, representing a 5.4X
performance improvement. 
(ii) Comparing GTX 650 to the 9500 GT in 3D Mark Vantage Extreme
Preset with PhysX. Scores are 6200 for the 650 and 777 for the 9500
GT, representing an 8.8X performance improvement. 
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For further information, contact:
Bryan Del Rizzo
NVIDIA Public Relations
(408) 486-2772
bdelrizzo@nvidia.com 
 
 
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