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Taipei, Taiwan, March 9, 2011 – GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co., Ltd., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards today is pleased to launch the latest addition to its selection of premium graphics cards. GIGABYTE’s GV-R699D5-4GD-B is built using dual AMD RadeonTM HD 6900 Series GPUs on a single board ─ which are based on 40nm process and advanced GDDR5 memory technology. In addition, the GV-R699D5-4GD-B provides for a host of innovative new features including dual advanced programmable tessellation engines, Microsoft DirectX® 11, AMD Dual BIOS technology, AMD Eyefinity technology, AMD PowerTune technology, AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing (APP) technology, and AMD HD3D technology. The GPUs promise a truly immersive experience with no-compromise performance and flawless image quality for the most demanding games, applications and users.
Dual BIOS technology
GIGABYTE GV-R699D5-4GD-B features dual-BIOS capabilities. This feature is controlled by the unlocking switch, which toggles between the factory-supported Performance BIOS of 375W (BIOS1), and an Extreme Performance BIOS (BIOS2) that can potentially unlock higher clock speeds up to 450W of performance.
GIGABYTE GV-R699D5-4GD-B features AMD’s second-generation DirectX® 11 technology, delivering rich, realistic visuals and explosive HD gaming performance. With 4GB GDDR5 ultra-fast video memory, GV-R699D5-4GD-B offers twice the data per pin of GDDR3 memory at the same clock speeds. In addition, with 4GB Frame Buffer, GV-R699D5-4GD-B is perfect for massive multi-monitor high-res gaming. Benefiting from AMD Eyefinity technology, gamers are able to experience multi-monitor support for immersive entertainment and enhanced productivity from a single graphics card solution.
Furthermore, using AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing (APP) technology, users can easily unleash the massive parallel processing power of GPU for physics, artificial intelligence, stream computing and ray tracing calculations, and tackle demanding tasks like video transcoding with incredible speed. In addition to improved video image quality and playback for video formats like DivX and DivX Plus HD, GIGABYTE GV-R699D5-4GD-B also enables improved performance with applications like Microsoft® Office 2010, Internet Explorer 9, and Mozilla Firefox 4.
To respond to every power gamer for a no-compromise HD gaming experience, GIGABYTE GV-R699D5-4GD-B is the first to offer full support for Microsoft DirectX® 11 for life-like realistic and stunning 3D gaming effects. Gamers are able to enjoy their favorite games in full stereo 3D with AMD HD3D technology, which gives 3D support for Stereo 3D display, gaming, Blu-ray™. It brings new levels of visual realism to gaming on the PC and gamers can dominate the competition with GIGABYTE GV-R699D5-4GD-B graphics card.