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Taipei, Taiwan, September 12th, 2007 – Leadtek Research Inc., known globally for extreme visual graphics technology development, takes pride in announcing the launch of a new entry-level graphics card, WinFast® PX8400 GS TDH Extreme. This new card with low profile form factor and Rifle bearing fan design not only keeps longer life but also lower noise in any small scale entertainment devices. Its exclusive air-flow system drastically cools both GPU and components to render another 30% higher performance in visual experience.
Based on new 80nm technology and powered by NVIDIA® GeForce® 8400 GS graphics processing units, the WinFast PX8400 GS TDH Silent comes with 256MB DDR2 in video memory and a GPU/ Shader clock memory of 500/1200 MHz. And as one of the standards nowadays, it is built for “Windows Vista™”, guaranteeing 3D acceleration for the general graphical user interface with high-end results. Besides, it provides Microsoft® DirectX® 10 with full Shader Model 4.0 support to deliver unparalleled levels of graphics realism and film-quality effects.
In addition to key features, the WinFast PX8400 GS TDH Extreme with H.264 hardware acceleration decoding delivers complete high definition image quality on any display with minimal CPU usage. Even more surprisingly, the new card integrated HDTV encoder and Dual-Link DVI-I connectivity provides true world-class TV-out functionality up to 1080p resolution and supports a 30-inch LCD monitor at a mind bending 2560×1600 resolutions at 32-bit.
Furthermore, it also puts NVIDIA® PureVideo™ HD technology to use in unprecedented levels of picture clarity, smooth video, accurate color, and lifelike image scaling for movies and videos. Meanwhile, it enables playback of HD DVD, Blu-ray Disc and other protected content at full HD resolutions with integrated High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) support.
Tasked with an expected better visual experience, the new card also complies with the NVIDIA® Lumenex™ Engine to offer stunning image quality and floating point accuracy at ultra-fast frame rates. And in terms of state-of-the-art high dynamic range (HDR) lighting, it allows complex effects for cinematic reality, bringing environments to life for a quite incredible and ultra-realistic experience.
The brand-new WinFast PX8400 GS TDH Extreme, with a perfect combination of the new Rifle bearing fan design and Dual-Link DVI-I supporting a low profile form factor, brings users a total value entertainment solution for vivid image quality with a performance that is 30% higher for home theater. No more suffering from heat….and assuredly the best-in-class when it comes to performance among entry-level graphics cards!