MARKHAM, Ontario–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 11, 2005– ATI Technologies Inc. (TSX:ATY) (NASDAQ:ATYT), today announced the introduction and general availability of a new high performance integrated chipset for desktop Intel platforms – RADEONÂ® XPRESS™ 200. This new PCI Express chipset is designed to support Intel’s Socket 775 class of processors, both single and multi-core, along with next-generation DDR2 memory up to 667 Mhz. Highly versatile, RADEON XPRESS 200 for Intel provides system builders and OEMs with platform technology that is ideally suited for mainstream consumer PCs and low cost media center solutions. RADEON XPRESS 200 is the only integrated chipset currently listed by Microsoft that supports Windows Media Center Edition 2005. Technology partners for the launch of RADEON XPRESS 200 for Intel include, Acer, Samsung, Asus, Gigabyte, MSI, Tul, Sapphire, ECS, FIC, Shuttle and Jetway.
ATI Launches Industry’s Most Powerful DirectX 9 Integrated Chipset for Intel Platforms
Source: PC Perspective
Today ATI is announcing their new Radeon XPress 200 chipset for the Intel platform. It isn’t going to be aimed at the hgh end enthusiast market like the current Xpress 200 chipset for the Athlon 64 platform is, but some manufacturers may end up going that route.