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ZOTAC® Takes Fermi Mainstream with New GeForce® GTS 450 Series

ZOTAC® Takes Fermi Mainstream with New GeForce® GTS 450 Series

 

ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 series delivers excellent performance and features to mainstream gamers

 

HONG KONG - Sept. 13, 2010 - ZOTAC® International, a leading innovator and the world's largest channel manufacturer of graphics cards, motherboards and mini-PCs, today takes NVIDIA® Fermi architecture mainstream with the new GeForce® GTS 450 series. The new ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 series is the perfect companion for gamers looking to upgrade to Microsoft® DirectX® 11-class graphics while gaining performance in existing DirectX® 10 titles.

 

The new ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 series takes 192 unified shaders and pairs it with 1GB of high-speed GDDR5 memory for lightning-fast performance in the latest game titles. A wide 128-bit wide memory interface connects the memory to the graphics processor for high-quality textures and details in the latest games and applications.

 

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The ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 series takes immersive gaming to the next level with NVIDIA® PhysX® technology for realistic physics effects and NVIDIA® 3D Vision™ readiness for stereoscopic 3D effects when paired with 3D monitors and high-definition televisions.

 

"Mainstream gamers deserve the best performance and features available. With the new ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 series, we're able to deliver excellent performance, phenomenal visuals in DirectX® 11 and 10 titles, and outstanding features at a very attractive price," said Carsten Berger, marketing director, ZOTAC® International.

 

The ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 series are available in two models - the GeForce® GTS 450 and the tweak and tuned GeForce® GTS 450 AMP! Edition. The ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 features a mild overclock that raises the engine clock speed to 810 MHz - up 27 MHz - for an extra performance boost.

 

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For enthusiast users the ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 AMP! Edition delivers greater performance with additional tuning for higher engine, memory and shader clock speeds to give gamers an extra edge in gaming. The ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 AMP! Edition goes beyond the standard design and packs dual dual-link DVI, HDMI and DisplayPort for flexible connectivity to displays, and an exclusive cooling solution for enhanced cooling performance and unique looks.

 

"ZOTAC® is always pushing the performance envelope and while the NVIDIA® GeForce® GTS 450 GPU delivers superb stock performance, we were able to add a lot more performance without sacrificing stability our longterm reliability with the ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 and GeForce® GTS 450 AMP! Edition," Mr. Berger added.

 

Up to Two ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 series can be installed in the same system with NVIDIA® SLI™ technology to deliver up to twice as much graphics-crunching power when more performance is desired.

 

The ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 series go beyond gaming and equipped with home theatre PC-friendly features including hardware video decode acceleration for high-definition video, Dolby® TrueHD and DTS-HD™ Master Audio bitstreaming support and HDMI 1.4a support. Adobe® Flash® HD video acceleration enables the ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 series to render streaming Internet video flawlessly for smooth playback of popular video websites such as Vimeo™ and YouTube™.

 

It's time to play with the ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 series.

 

General details

 

o New ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 series graphics cards

 

o ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450

 

- Engine clock: 810 MHz

 

- 192 Unified Shaders

 

- Shader clock: 1620 MHz

 

- 1GB GDDR5 memory

 

- 128-bit memory interface

 

- Memory clock: 3608 MHz

 

- Dual dual-link DVI-I & mini-HDMI outputs

 

o ZOTAC® GeForce® GTS 450 AMP! Edition

 

- Engine clock: 875 MHz

 

- 192 Unified Shaders

 

- Shader clock: 1750 MHz

 

- 1GB GDDR5 memory

 

- 128-bit memory interface

 

- Memory clock: 4000 MHz

 

- DisplayPort, Dual dual-link DVI-I & HDMI outputs

 

o PCI Express 2.0 interface (Compatible with 1.1)

 

o Microsoft DirectX® 11 with Shader Model 5.0 and DirectCompute support

 

o OpenGL® 4.0 compatible

 

o NVIDIA® 3D Vision™ ready

 

o NVIDIA® CUDA™ & PhysX® ready

 

o NVIDIA® SLI ready (2-way)

 

o NVIDIA® PureVideo™ HD technology

 

o HDMI 1.4a compliant

 

- Dolby® TrueHD™ & DTS-HD™ Master Audio bit streaming audio ready

 

- xvYCC Color & DeepColor compatible

 

- Features enabled in upcoming Release 260 driver

 

o Blu-ray 3D ready (requires Blu-ray 3D capable software player)

 

o ZOTAC® Boost Premium software bundle included

 

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About ZOTAC® International (MCO) Limited

 

ZOTAC® International is a part of PC Partner Ltd. Group. ZOTAC® is also one of the largest NVIDIA graphics cards and motherboard manufacturer in the world with over 10 years of quality manufacturing experience. The ZOTAC® philosophy is to deliver the latest products at competitive prices without sacrificing quality.

 

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