Publish Date : 2010/10/12

Leadtek releases WinFast® GT 430 with 10% lower GPU temperature

Taipei, Taiwan, Oct 12, 2010- A GPU with 10% lower temperature compared to reference design is available right now! Leadtek Research Inc., known globally for its extreme visual graphics technology development, today released the low profile form factor of the WinFast® GT 430 DDR3 1GB graphics card. The new product can lower GPU temperature by over 10% under the 3DMark benchmark. Compared to WinFast® GT 220, the previous entry level product, WinFast® GT 430 dominates the competition by being 1.5x faster in 3D benchmarks. Built on next-generation GeForce Fermi architecture, it is equipped with NVIDIA® GeForce® 108 GPU and 96 cores.

WinFast® GT 430 provides a turbo-high core clock speed up to 700 MHz, in addition, three different memory/form factor combinations meet all gamers' graphics needs. With a low profile and ATX board design, it features ultra high speed 1024/512MB 128bit DDR3 memory, providing more flexibility. Now gamers are able to find their ideal WinFast® GT 430 graphics solution easily

WinFast® GT 430 features all solid aluminum capacitors from the world's leading vendor. The aluminum capacitors are known for their high durability, stability and adaptability to high temperature and ensure that WinFast® GT 430 always functions normally. There is no need to worry about electrolytic leakage or excessive heat generation. The use of all solid aluminum capacitors also provides ultra-high durability and stability even during overclocking.

The new arrival is especially designed for customers who are concerned about great cost/performance value. Supporting NVIDIA® CUDA™, the latest parallel computing architecture with massive independent processing cores, the WinFast® GT 430 is empowered to execute the most intricate non-gaming applications via CUDA language. These include accelerating the art design application, science simulation application or transcoding of video to a personal video player. The NVIDIA® PhysX® technology adds an element of realism never before seen in gaming. With a WinFast® GT 430 in your PC, experience dynamic PhysX® effects like blazing explosions, reactive debris, realistic water and lifelike characters.

With the full support of the latest Microsoft® Windows 7, DirectX® 11 & Shader Model 5.0, Microsoft DirectCompute 5.0 and OpenGL 4.0, WinFast® GT 430 is also able to deliver realistic and high-quality gaming effects. Moreover, it supports HDMI, Dual-Link DVI-I and D-Sub. Its exclusive dual-slot fan sink conducts the heat of the GPU for a dramatic cool-down. The special, durable cooling design not only creates a dramatic cool-down effect, but also maintains low noise, ensuring top cooling efficiency and silence in the system. For more information, please visit our website

About Leadtek Research Inc.
Founded in 1986, Leadtek Research Inc. is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan with overseas subsidiaries in China and Japan. There are four Business Units: Computer Multimedia, Wireless Communication, Audio/Video Communication and TeleCare. They are focused on, respectively, the design and manufacture of 3D graphics, PCTV solutions, GPS module and navigation devices, Bluetooth-enabled products, Multimedia and Audio/Video Communications and Bio-technology. Each unit provides integrated systems and total customer solutions that drive the company's revenue. Living up to its reputation for reliability, quality and performance based on unrelenting R&D, Leadtek continues to stir the market's imagination, turning new dreams into digital reality with ever more original hi-tech products forged in its laboratories of cutting edge technology. For more information, please visit

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