Publish Date : 2007/04/25

Leadtek Is Certified for Windows Vista™ Once More- WinFast® PX8600/ PX8500 Series

Taipei, Taiwan, April 24th, 2007-- Leadtek Research Inc., a world leader in the design and manufacture of extreme visual graphics technology development, takes pride in announcing that its new GeForceR PX8600/ PX8500 series, including WinFastR PX8600 GTS/ Extreme, PX8600 GT/ Extreme and PX8500 GT/ Extreme, have been certified for Windows Vista™ by Microsoft. And yet again Leadtek's state of the art technology and products headed up by the flagship WinFastR PX8600/ PX8500 series for a more true-to-life gaming experience, have won the approval of the world's top software developer.

The WinFastR PX8600/ PX8500 serieswere awarded Windows Hardware Quality Certification (WHQL) from Microsoft as Certified for Windows Vista™, requiring 3D acceleration for the general graphical user interface with high-end results. Built for Windows Vista™, the latest operating system of Microsoft, the WinFastR PX8600/ PX8500 seriesensures the best performance in gaming and entertainment.

Powered by NVIDIARGeForceR 8600 GTS, 8600 GT and 8500 GT graphics processing units with new 80nm technology, WinFastR PX8600 GTS/ Extreme, PX8600 GT/ Extreme and PX8500 GT/ Extreme come with 256MB 128bit memory to enable rapid frame rates in performance. What's more, with MicrosoftR DirectXR 10 and full Shader Model 4.0 support, WinFastR PX8600 GTS, PX8600 GT and PX8500 GT deliver unparalleled levels of graphics realism and film-quality effects.

The WinFastR PX8600 and PX8500 series also take good advantage of NVIDIAR PureVideo™ technology for unprecedented picture clarity, smooth video, accurate color, and precise image scaling for movies and videos via a combination of high-definition video decoding acceleration and post-processing.

WinFastR PX8600 and PX8500 series, join a long list of Leadtek's graphic product lines like the WinFastR PX 7 and AGP 7 series, thathave already been approved for Windows Vista™ certification. Rising to the challenge and the market demands for Windows Vista™, Leadtek stands ready to pioneer another new era in the graphics card industry.