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S3 Graphics Launches Next Gen Chrome 500 Series

GPGPU with S3 Stream Processors

| Internet Browsers News | Posted: Nov 20, 2008 11:16 am

S3, a onetime top runner in the GPU game, has announced another release in their Chrome series GPUs.

 

The new GPU line (Chrome 500) features optimizations for BluRay and HD movie playback, 7.1 sound output, DX 10.1 and OpenGL 3.0 support as well as GPGPU processing capability.

 

Read the full Press Release here.

 

S3 Graphics Launches Next Gen Chrome 500 Series

Today's PC users are demanding more application processing power than ever before as HD video and graphics accelerate the user experience. With the Chrome 500 Series, you can enjoy Hi-Def™ Blu-ray movies and watch bonus features with Picture-in-Picture while enjoying 8 channels of high fidelity audio with the S3 Graphics' built-in Dolby® 7.1 digital surround sound processor. DirectX, OpenGL, and GPGPU applications can be efficiently processed with programmable shader cores to speed-up 3D and non-gaming functions.

 

Add-in cards featuring the first graphics accelerators from the new Chrome 500 series, the Chrome 530 GT, are available now on S3 Graphics GStore online retail outlet.

 

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