SPARKLE Announced GeForce GTX 285 1GB/2GB Graphics Cards For High-end PC Gamers

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Taipei, Taiwan – April 7, 2009 – SPARKLE Computer Co., Ltd., the professional VGA card manufacturer and

supplier, today announced the SPARKLE GeForce GTX 285 1GB/2GB Graphics Card for high-end gamers,
delivering 30% faster performance than competing single GPU graphic card solutions.

  • Extreme DX10 HD Gaming Experience
    The SPARKLE GeForce GTX 285 1GB/2GB are the world’s most powerful single GPU graphics
    cards solution, delivering 30% faster performance than competing single GPU solutions. With the
    power of GeForce GTX 285 GPUs, they brings ultimate DX10 HD gaming experience to high-end
    gamers. The SPARKLE GeForce GTX 285 1GB/2GB graphics cards place gamers in the center of
    the action and experience true DirectX 10 gaming cinema in extreme HD (2560×1600) resolutions
    all enabled by GeForce 200 Series’ second generation unified architecture, NVIDIA SLI technology,
    and incredible performance in the latest games including Far Cry 2, Mirrors Edge, and Call of Duty
    5: World at War. With up to 50% more performance than prior generation GPUs, GeForce GTX 285
    GPUs tear through complex DirectX 10 environments and cinematic effects at blazing frame rates
    in extreme HD resolutions.

  • 2GB Extreme Large-Capacity GDDR3 Memory
    Today‘s game, such as GTA IV, Crysis, Alone in the Dark 5, Stalker: clear sky, they normally use a
    large number of bump texture, transparent texture to describe faces of characters and render
    realistic gaming scenes, so these games put higher demands on the capacities of video memory.
    The current situation demands at least 512 MB video memory to run these games. Compared with
    ordinary GeForce GTX 285 graphics cards on market with 1GB video memory, SPARKLE GeForce
    GTX 285 2GB Graphics Card comes with incredible large 2GB GDDR3 video memory, making
    them to be first batch of GTX 285 graphics cards in the world with 2GB video memory.

  • NVIDIA 3D Stereo Support
    The SPARKLE GeForce GTX 285 1GB/2GB Graphics Cards support GeForce Stereoscopic 3D
    Technology from NVIDIA, which is market complete hardware and software kit for gamers built by
    NVIDIA for the 3D stereoscopic gaming market. It will immerse gamers in the world of 3D content
    like never before. Monsters, bullets, and landscapes jump out of gamers‘ flat monitors and into their
    imagination, making them part of the game. With NVIDIA GeForce Stereoscopic 3D driver
    technology, gaming will never be the same. Now with support for Microsoft Windows Vista and the
    SPARKLE GeForce GTX 285 1GB/2GB Graphics Cards, gamers can play the hottest games and
    feel like they’re part of the action rather than watching it happen!

  • NVIDIA SLI® Multi-Monitor support
    Switch seamlessly between multi-display desktop mode and full screen 3D gaming with SLI. And
    enjoy full multi-GPU support for dual-display capable 3D games such as World in conflict ,Supreme
    Commander Forged Alliance, and Flight Simulator X.

  • 3-Way SLI Support
    The SPARKLE GeForce GTX 285 1GB/2GB Graphics Card supports NVIDIA 3-way SLI
    technology, which provides even higher frame rates and permits higher quality settings for the
    ultimate experience in PC gaming when connected to a high-end, high-resolution monitor.

  • 2nd Generation PureVideo HD
    High-definition video decoder and post-processor delivers unprecedented picture clarity, smooth
    video and accurate color for movies and video.

  • Cooling System
    Exquisitely made cooling fans, which have high performance thermal compound ensures optimal
    thermal dissipation even after years of use.

  • Full Microsoft ® DirectX ®10 support
    World’s first DirectX 10 GPU with full Shader Model 4.0 support delivers unparalleled levels of
    graphics realism and film-quality effects.

  • NVIDIA™ PhysX
    GeForce GPU support for NVIDIA PhysX technology, enabling a totally new class of physical gaming interaction
    for a more dynamic and realistic experience with GeForce.

  • NVIDIA™CUDA Technology
    CUDA technology unlocks the power of the GPU’s processor cores to accelerate the most demanding system
    tasks such as video transcoding delivering up to 7x performance over traditional CPUs.