Publish Date : 2006/03/10

Full-Throttle Graphics

Taipei, Taiwan–March 9, 2006 Leadtek Research, a world leader in extreme visual graphics technology, today announced the preview of four new graphics accelerators in the WinFast® 7900 series for the enthusiast segment at Cebit 2006, Hannover. These graphics accelerators allow users to experience delicate video quality and gaming graphics with the latest 90nm process technology.

The upcoming WinFast ® PX7900 series make it easy to switch from the enjoyment of HD Video to taking part in the most-exhilarating gaming warfare. As a leading manufacturer of high-performance graphics, Leadtek designed these new products in compliance with the cutting-edge Xtreme-HD features. Xtreme-HD is an emerging standard for high-quality visual performances. It provides dual Dual-Link DVI connectivity able to support two hi-ends, ultra —large, 30 inch LCD monitors both a mind bending 2560x1600 resolutions.

Undeniably, the WinFast® 7900 series have the most powerful, fearless, ultra-realistic graphics processing capability ever. It delivers 1400 million (7900GTX) vertices processing /Sec, 24 Pixels per clock (peak) - the same as the earlier 7800GTX, with its blisteringly fast RAMDAC and compatible with next generation graphics standards: Microsoft® DirectX®9.0c Shader Model 3.0, SLI technology and HDR (High dynamic range) lighting. WinFast PX7900 is built to provide unprecedented high definition gaming quality.

What's more, the WinFast 7900 series supports playback H.264 video. The H.264/AVC standard is a digital video codec standard, noted for achieving very high data compression and capable of providing good video quality at bit rates substantially lower than those required by previous standards.

Another out-standing feature of the PX7900 series is the revolutionary integrated HDTV encode that provides TV output in resolution of up to 1080i. On top of this, it also enhances compatibility with other standards, delivers hitherto undreamt of clarity, smooth video, accurate color, and precise image scaling for all video content such as MPEG-2, WMV, WMV HD with NVIDIA owned PureVideo™ technology.

It just happens to be the ultimate solution to an enthusiast's prayer for a PX7900 series that reaches even beyond the most dazzling limits of existing graphics standards.

WinFast PX7900 series will be available through all major Leadtek premier channel distributors. For detailed product information, log on to or contact Leadtek local distributors.

Key features:

  • PCI-Express bus compliance
  • Deliver higher performance through 90nm process technology
  • Support two 2560x1600 resolution displays with dual dual-link DVI connectors.
  • Smoothly playback H.264, MPEG-2, and WMV HD
  • Deliver a clear, clean image up to 1080p resolutions
  • Microsoft® DirectX® 9.0c Shader Model 3.0 support
  • NVIDIA® SLI™ Ready
  • NVIDIA® CineFX™ 4.0 engine
  • NVIDIA® Intellisample™ 4.0 technology
  • NVIDIA® PureVideo™ technology
  • NVIDIA® ForceWare™ Unified Driver Architecture (UDA)
  • NVIDIA® nView® multi-display technology
  • 64-bit floating point texture filtering and blending
  • Complies with WGF 1.0
  • OpenGL® 2.0 support
  • Designed for Windows Vista