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ATI Announces RADEON VE MAC EDITIONSingle Graphics Card Delivers Multi-Monitor Support to the Mainstream Macintosh Market (July 18, 2001)
Scheduled to ship September 25 and featuring 32MB of DDR memory and ATI's patented HYPER Z technology, RADEON VE Mac edition delivers excellent 2D and 3D performance. Additional ATI features such as VIDEO IMMERSION and support of industry standards like OpenGL and QuickTime, ensure that the RADEON VE Mac Edition delivers excellent value for its price range, and meets the needs of the mainstream PCI Mac market.
RADEON VE Mac Edition's support for dual independent displays allows users to set their system up with two CRT's or a CRT and DFP or a DFP and a TV. This multi-monitor capability increases productivity by doubling screen space, making multitasking easier. Users can read email on one screen while working on a spreadsheet on the other or reference the Internet on one screen while writing an essay on the other. Multi-monitor capability can take advantage of extra, unused monitors that can be found in many homes, essentially doubling screen space without having to purchase a new, larger monitor or an additional video card.
RADEON VE Mac Edition is ideal for mainstream Mac users, both at work and at home. For the corporate market, RADEON VE MAC Edition features solid 2D capabilities. For the home, RADEON VE MAC Edition delivers solid 3D performance, integrated TV out and ATI's VIDEO IMMERSION technology for video playback. RADEON VE Mac Edition supports both Mac OS 9.x and OS X.
RADEON VE Mac Edition, with connectors for traditional CRT monitors, flat panel displays and TV out, features 32 MB of DDR memory and multi-monitor support. Boards will ship in September 2001 and will have a MSRP of (US) $129.
For more information, visit www.ati.com
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