Today brings the launch of a new weapon in mobile motherboard chipsets from the ATI guns. The "RADEON Xpress 1100 series" is superior to the current Xpress 200M with such advancements as a faster integrated graphics core, and also better battery management by means of the refined PowerPlay technology. This chipset is also designed to support AMD's new Turion64 X2 (dual-core) mobile CPUs.
Head over to ATI's website where the official press release resides.
MARKHAM, ONTARIO, May 17, 2006 (CCNMatthews via COMTEX News Network) -- New chipsets armed to support AMD Turion 64 X2 mobile technology deliver industry-leading battery life, faster graphics, and come ready for the Microsoft Windows Vista premium experience
ATI Technologies Inc. (TSX:ATY)(NASDAQ:ATYT) is squeezing longer life and more performance into today's notebook computers with the introduction of the new Radeon® Xpress 1100 series of chipsets, supporting AMD's Turion 64 X2 mobile technology. The Radeon Xpress 1100 series is built to deliver the ultimate mobile computing experience on the AMD platform, including industry-leading battery life, a 33 percent faster graphics core, and support for Microsoft Windows Vista. Whether for work or for play, the Radeon Xpress 1100 series is designed to squeeze the maximum productivity and performance out of today's notebooks, while still resulting in ever thinner and lighter designs due to its power- and heat-efficient architecture.