Publish Date : 2003/09/24

Leadtek announces NVIDIA Quadro FX 3000 By Leadtek workstation graphics card

Taipei, Taiwan / Tokyo, Japan / Shanghai, China /Fremont, C.A. / Netherlands – Sept. 16th, 2003

Leadtek Research Inc., the leading manufacturer of professional graphics card solutions, today announced the new workstation graphics cards “The NVIDIA Quadro FX 3000 By Leadtek”. Based on NVIDIA’s Quadro FX chipset, Leadtek’s Quadro FX 3000 workstation graphics card delivers the fastest application performance and the highest quality to fit workstation users’ needs, especially for CAD (computer-aided design), CAE (computer-aided engineering), DCC (digital content creation), and corporate markets.

The Leadtek’s Quadra FX 3000 workstation graphics card supports the following features: fifth-generation workstation graphics architecture, third-generation vertex and pixel programming, 128-bit precision graphics pipeline, 12-bit Subpixel Precision, 16x Full-Scene Antialiasing (FSAA), Powerwall, AGP8X, OpenGL 2.0, and DirectX 9.0.

Featuring fifth-generation workstation graphics architecture, it supports three parallel vertex engines, a radically new line engine, the industry’s first on-chip vertex cache, and eight fully programmable pixel pipelines coupled to a high-speed DDR graphics DRAM bus. The third-generation vertex and pixel programming enables the production rendering process an integral part of real-time-design, such as lighting effects and even physical surface properties. Also, the 128-bit precision graphics pipeline supports millions of colors in a broad dynamic range, resulting in a highest level of accuracy and the ultimate in visual quality. Those features will alone deliver more than double the performance vs. the previous generation.

“The Quadro FX series products is the No.1 choice for workstation users, which delivers the blistering application performance and the highest image qualities, again proven Leadtek’s outstanding professional skills in graphics cards industry.” K.S. Lu, the President and CEO, Leadtek Research Inc.

“Leadtek is a total solutions provider in graphics cards, multimedia card, and motherboard products. We believe all users will enjoy Leadtek’s products with its well-known professional technology” Jeff Brown, product manager, NVIDIA.

The NVIDIA Quadro FX 3000 By Leadtek is designed for professional 3D applications, delivering an outstanding performance and the best quality for the 3D animation market. With this and future products, Leadtek will continue to focus on researching and developing leading technologies to satisfy customer needs and accomplish its motto “We Make Dreams a Reality”.