ATI's Radeon® 9000 PRO Mac Edition now available on retail shelves
Mac users thrilled with stunning 3D graphics performance and feature set
MARKHAM, ON - ATI Technologies Inc. (TSX: ATY, NASDAQ: ATYT),
today announced that the Radeon® 9000 PRO Mac Edition
is now available at leading retailers worldwide. Based on
the award-winning Radeon® 9000 PRO visual processor,
the Radeon® 9000 PRO Mac Edition delivers high-performance
and numerous cutting-edge features at an affordable price.
"ATI enjoys tremendous support from the Mac community,"
said Rick Bergman, Senior Vice President, Marketing and General
Manager, Desktop, ATI Technologies Inc. "In addition
to its availability in Apple's Power Mac G4, consumers can
now choose to upgrade their Macs with the Radeon® 9000
PRO Mac Edition retail card."
Featuring a high-performance quad-pipe rendering engine with
robust OpenGL® support and advanced programmable pixel
and vertex shaders, the Radeon® 9000 PRO Mac Edition
delivers an exhilarating visual experience for today's greatest
games, 2D design and 3D animation.
One of the special features of the Radeon® 9000 PRO
Mac Edition is its ability to support two independent digital
flat panels simultaneously, including Apple Cinema HD Displays
at resolutions up to 1920 x 1200. The graphics board includes
one ADC connector, one DVI connector and one DVI to VGA adapter
and is capable of driving dual CRT's, dual flat panels or
combinations of each with the appropriate adapters.
ATI's Radeon® 9000 PRO Mac Edition has a suggested retail
price of US $169.99 and is available at www.ati.com
and leading retailers.
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