XGI Releases the Reactor Driver R1.06.57 for Volari Family with Visual Gaming Enhancements

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Taipei—October 14, 2004 – XGI Technology Inc, an innovative graphics chipset supplier, today released its Reactor™ R1.06.57 driver for the Volari™ series with improved playability for numerous, popular games.


Reactor™ R 1.06.57 driver supports Microsoft® DirectX® 9.0 and OpenGL 1.5 for the XGI™ Volari™ GPUs including Volari™ Duo, Volari™ V8/V8 Ultra, Volari™ V5, and Volari™ V3XT. The Reactor™ R 1.06.57 driver also incorporates PowerManager, DesktoPlus, Rotech, Virtual Screen, optimization of Open GL 1.5, and 1080i/720p HDTV support. PowerManager provides real-time GPU temperature data and monitoring. DesktoPlus allows users to organize their resources effectively with multiple, customized desktops. Rotech, stands for “Rotational Technology”, powers up the hardware support for high quality monitor rotation. With a navigator from Volari’s Virtual Screen, it frees users from the limits of smaller monitor sizes and lets them zoom into the areas selected.

XGI published list of games with improved visual qualities: Doom III, True Crime, Massive Assault, Besieger, TrackMania, Colin mcrae rally 04, Joint Operations: Typhoon rising, TOCA: Race driver2, ALIAS, and Far Cry. All games were tested on aforementioned Volari™ series GPUs with the latest Reactor™ R1.06.57 driver. To provide the eXtreme visual experiences to gamers, XGI has devoted itself to working closely with game developers worldwide. Gamers can check the list frequently and find the world’s latest cinematic game play with Volari™ GPUs.

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