PARSIPPANY, N.J. (February 28, 2002) – PNY Technologies is pleased to announce its Verto™ GeForce4™ Ti 4600 graphics cards, powered by NVIDIA™ Corporation’s (NASDAQ: NVDA) hottest graphics processing unit (GPU), have shipped to leading retail stores.
"PNY is committed to providing our channel partners with state-of-the-art, high quality graphics cards, and our relationship with NVIDIA enables us to deliver next-generation graphics cards quickly," said Anthony Gomez, vice president, channel sales and marketing for PNY. "PNY is accustomed to the dynamic nature of the technology marketplace, so we are building our brand and growing our share by providing unparalleled value," he added.
As an added bonus and instant gratification for gamers, PNY’s Verto GeForce4 family of graphics cards come with special in-box, value-added promotions including Star Wars Starfighter™ by LucasArts, a $49.99 value, free, with its Verto GeForce4 Ti 4600; a pair of 3-D Gaming Glasses, by i-O Display Systemsâ, free, with its Verto GeForce4 Ti 4400; the award-winning video game, Ballistics™ by Grin, a $49.99 value, free, with its Verto GeForce4 MX 440; and 10 multi-colored, 700MB, 80-minute PNY brand CD-R’s, free, with its Verto GeForce4 MX 420. These special promotions are available today through retailers while supplies last.
According to Craig Weiner, PNY’s marketing manager for graphics cards, the Verto GeForce4 family of graphics cards is first of its kind to deliver visual quality without losing performance for both the mainstream and hard-core gamer. "Because the Verto GeForce4 Ti and MX series allow the user to really see more and do more and to demonstrate our commitment to retail channel partners and the gamer community, we’ve decided to offer gamers a unique bonus—value-adds that perfectly maximize the use of our latest graphics cards," he said.
Verto GeForce4 Ti 4600: Star Wars Starfighter, a flight action/adventure game combining intense air and space combat in rich 3D environments, allows gamers to battle their way through stunningly real worlds and environments with the Verto GeForce4 Ti 4600 card.
Verto GeForce4 MX 440: Ballistics is touted as the game for extreme speed freaks, furiously fast and sweet on the eyes. The Ballistics pilots run their hover bikes on magnetic fields inside a track that allows full 360ş movement. Adding up to a total sum of over 1500 textures in seven tracks with fully animated environments and light effects, gamers will have a stunning piece of entertainment. Effects like masked chrome, real time lights, reflections and morphing animations truly demonstrate the value of the Verto GeForce4 MX 440.
Verto GeForce4 graphics cards come with distinctive features and unique packaging design, delivering jaw-dropping images that gamers have never experienced before. PNY’s Verto GeForce4 family of graphics cards incorporate NVIDIA’s newest technologies: nView™ Display Technology for multiple display flexibility and end-user control; highly efficient 128-bit DDR Lightspeed Memory Architecture™ II for nearly double the memory bandwidth of the GeForce3; and advanced Accuview Antialiasing™ techniques for high-performance, and unbeatable visual quality at blistering frame rates.
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