GECUBE Radeon HD 4850 Makes Grand Entrance
An All New Experience in Cinematic and 3D Gaming Visuals
June 20, 2008, Taipei--Well-known graphics card maker GECUBE released today its long-awaited HD4850 series graphics card. Computer enthusiasts and media have all been looking forward to this new arrival and it is expected to trigger a new round of upgrades in a graphics card market that has been short on new developments for some time. The GECUBE Radeon™ HD4850 series is once again based on the latest AMD graphics technology. It comes with the exclusive 2nd generation 55nm chip process, PCI-Express 2.0 interface as well as support for DirectX10.1/SM4.1 and ATI CrossFireX™ technology. Also included are built-in HDMI and HDCP together with support for Blu-ray and HD DVD decoding technology. For enthusiasts, they offer an all new level of visual performance and ultra-realistic HD gaming graphics.
GEUCBE HD4850 series are the star products of the HD4800 series. This series of graphic cards are based on the unique ATI RadeonTM RV770PRO(55nm) chip, and combine GDDR3 512MB memory and PCI-Express 2.0 interface. They support the latest DirectX10.1/SM4.1 and ATI CrossFireXTM technologies along with 24X Anti-Aliasing, which makes the core clock and memory clock of GECUBE HD4850 series easily reach 625MHz and 993Mhz. The GECUBE HD4850 series new generation of advanced graphic cards, adopt the latest TeraScale graphics engine and have the capability to enhance the original multi-function stream processors up to 800MHz. With comprehensive extreme performance, they present top-class HD quality and provide cutting edge 2D and 3D image technologies for video games. Users can enjoy a shocking experience, as real as it gets!
The GECUBE HD4850 series also comes with built-in HDCP/HDMI and upgraded 7.1 channel surround sound technology, along with support for the latest UVD 2 (Unified Video Decoder 2) and Blu-ray/HD-DVD (with Dual-Stream and Picture-in-Picture (PIP)) features. Detailed image technology provides users with more vivid image quality. The GECUBE HD4850 series use outstanding technologies with ultimate video and audio play function to present lifelike high-resolution images. Moreover, they lead visual arts to a whole new world.
The GECUBE HD4850 series use second-generation 55nm (nano), which when combined with the latest TeraScale graphics engine, deliver optimal and efficient performance and meantime, maintain high-resolution image quality while processing many game programs. The GECUBE HD4850 series includes the latest DirectX 10.1 technology. It offers 32-bit floating point filtering support and breaks new ground in illumination quality with the use of Global Illumination technology, and High Dynamic Range (HDR) illumination are also boosted. The addition of Geometry Shader technology in particular accelerates the processing of 3D effects such as bump mapping. Graphics data can now be cycled within the graphics card itself, greatly improving the realism of particles and shadows. DX10.1 includes Shader Model 4.1 image optimization technology as well as the upgraded all-new 7.1 channel surround sound and the ATI Avivo™ HD Video graphics technology designed for HDTV and HD Video aficionados. These allow the GECUBE HD4850 series to present the best audio-visual and 3D gaming results. Integrated with new technologies and functions, the GECUBE HD4850 series will lead the graphic card market into a new era of 3D game technologies and visual imagery effects.
"GECUBE" is the brand name of Info-Tek Taiwan's Multimedia Products Division. Products under this brand name include graphics cards and other computer peripheral hardware products. Compounding Graphics, Expert and GUBE, the brand GECUBE embodies the sensitive graphics technique, the expert-ranked system and the representation of the 3D world.
When it comes to GECUBE, it is much more a matter of how to bring the visual experience to a more professional and elaborate state than anything else. We believe visual computing is not simply an artificial tool for everyday tasks, but a chance to build a wonderful world and for human creativity. We sharpen and enrich the digitally animated world for our customers.