NVIDIA Leads Performance Per Watt Revolution With "Maxwell" Graphics Architecture

NVIDIA Leads Performance Per Watt Revolution With "Maxwell" Graphics 
Architecture 
Fueling a Massive Leap Forward for Gamers, New Graphics Architecture
Boasts 2x Performance Increase With 50 Percent Reduction in Power
Consumption 
SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/18/14 --  NVIDIA today
introduced the first GPUs based on its new Maxwell(TM) graphics
architecture, which deliver amazing gaming performance in extremely
power-efficient designs.  
The new NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) GTX(TM) 750 Ti and GTX 750 GPUs showcase
the ability of this first-generation Maxwell architecture to do more
with less.  
A GeForce GTX 750 Ti running at 1080p resolution doubles the
performance and uses half the power of the GTX 550 Ti, which was
built with the Fermi architecture, and is one of the most used NVIDIA
GPUs, according to the Steam Hardware Survey.  
The GTX 750 Ti also approximates the performance of the GeForce GTX
480 -- a $499 flagship product also based on the Fermi architecture
-- while consuming only one-fourth the power, or 60 watts.  
"We know that to advance performance, we must advance performance per
watt, because every system we design for has a power limit -- from
supercomputers to PCs to smartphones," said Scott Herkelman, general
manager of the GeForce business unit at NVIDIA. "That's why we
architected Maxwell to be the most efficient GPU architecture ever
built."  
The GTX 750 Ti GPU's small physical design -- at only 5.7-inches long
-- doesn't require an internal power connector. Thus, gamers with PCs
equipped with integrated graphics or other small form-factor designs
can switch over for a great gaming experience at 1080p, without
needing to upgrade their power supply or deal with increased energy
costs.  
Because the GTX 750 Ti consumes so little power, it runs extremely
quietly and generates very little heat, making it perfect for use in
home theater PCs, as well. 
The GTX 750 Ti and 750 GPUs also include support for NVIDIA's
breakthrough GameWorks(TM) program and unique gaming technologies,
including:  


 
--  ShadowPlay(TM), which lets gamers capture and share their gaming
    experiences on Twitch and other online sites,
--  G-SYNC(TM)(1) display technology, for smooth, stutter-free gaming
    visuals, and
--  GameStream(TM), which allows gamers to stream their favorite PC
    games to NVIDIA SHIELD for high-performance gaming on the go.

  
"NVIDIA understands that delivering a next-gen gaming experience means
a lot more than cranking up the clocks, heat and noise just to eke
out a few extra frames per second," said Tony Tamasi, senior vice
president of content and technology at NVIDIA. "Our GameWorks
technologies, combined with the performance, power efficiency and
cool and quiet operation of the GTX 750 Ti and 750, dramatically
change the way gamers can play." 
Availability and Pricing
 The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti and GTX 750
GPUs are now available from the world's leading add-in card
suppliers, including ASUS, Colorful, EVGA, Gainward, Galaxy,
Gigabyte, Innovision 3D, MSI, Palit, PNY and Zotac. Partner
participation will vary by region. Pricing is expected to start at
$119 for the GTX 750, $139 for the 1GB GTX 750 Ti and $149 for the
2GB GTX 750 Ti.  
The GeForce GTX 750 Ti and GTX 750 GPUs will also be sold in fully
configured systems from leading U.S.-based system builders, including
AVADirect, Cyberpower, Digital Storm, Falcon Northwest, Geekbox,
IBUYPOWER, Maingear, Origin PC, Puget Systems, V3 Gaming and Velocity
Micro, as well as other system integrators outside North America. 
For more information GeForce GTX 750 Ti and GTX 750 GPUs, please
visit www.geforce.com. The NVIDIA Flickr page hosts the entire lineup
of GeForce product photos. 
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About NVIDIA
 Since 1993, NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) has pioneered the art
and science of visual computing. The company's technologies are
transforming a world of displays into a world of interactive
discovery -- for everyone from gamers to scientists, and consumers to
enterprise customers. More information at
http://nvidianews.nvidia.com and http://blogs.nvidia.com. 
(1) NVIDIA G-SYNC support requires a DisplayPort connection. 
Certain statements in this press release including, but not limited
to, statements as to: the performance, benefits, pricing and
availability of the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti and GTX 750 GPUs; the
impact and benefits of NVIDIA Maxwell architecture; and the impact
and benefits of NVIDIA GameWorks technologies 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 October 27, 2013. 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 2013 NVIDIA Corporation. All rights reserved. NVIDIA, the
NVIDIA logo GeForce, GameWorks, GameStream, G-SYNC, Maxwell, and
ShadowPlay 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.  
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For further information, contact:
Bryan Del Rizzo
Senior PR Manager
NVIDIA Corporation
(408) 486-2772
bdelrizzo@nvidia.com 
 
 
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