(2008/01/23, Taipei) Towards the end of 2007, GECUBE launched the HD3850 and HD3870 to popular market acclaim. For spring 2008, GECUBE is releasing the HD3600 and HD3400 graphics cards to offer gamers a whole new level of performance and set the market alight once more. Designed for the value and general gaming market, the HD3600 and HD3400 series are equipped with the latest AMD 55nm chip technology and support the PCI-Express 2.0 interface for optimal graphics performance. HD3600 and HD3400 also support the enhanced DirextX10.1/SM4.1 standard to deliver more realistic, high-resolution video.
GECUBE’s HD3600 series uses the ATI Radeon™ RV635 chip built on the 55nm process running and supports the latest PCI-Express® 2.0 interface. In addition to versions equipped with 512MB or 1.0GB of high-speed DDR2 memory, GECUBE is also offering a special edition equipped with 256MB or 512MB of high-speed GDDR3 memory and ATI’s next-generation CrossFireX technology that allows for up to four graphics card to run in parallel. For gamers, this offers a complete solution to their performance needs and expands their upgrade options.
The GECUBE exclusive design HD3600 card that together with PCI-Express® 2.0 and DirectX™ 10.1 support allows the core and memory frequencies to be easily overclocked to 800MHz/1.0*2GHz. This makes GECUBE HD3600 an outstanding performer among its peers and the natural choice for intermediate and high-end enthusiasts. The GECUBE HD3600 also comes with built-in HDMI and 5.1 surround sound that supports HDCP, HD DVD, Blu-Ray and the latest UVD (Unified Video Decoder) technology. This provides for a more realistic and lifelike video performance at resolutions of up to 1080p and makes 3D effects come alive.
The GECUBE HD3400 series is designed for the mainstream and performance gaming market. It uses the ATI Radeon™ RV620 chip manufactured using the 55nm chip technology and is equipped with 512MB of DDR2 memory so even new gamers can experience excellent video and gaming quality. This card also comes with built-in HDMI and 5.1 surround sound that supports HDCP, HD DVD, Blu-Ray and the latest UVD (Unified Video Decoder) technology. Together with the newest HD VIDEO graphics technology users may now enjoy the latest high-definition media with ease.
Both GECUBE HD3600 and HD3400 series support the latest DirectXTM 10.1 technology. It offers 32-bit floating point filtering support, and the addition of Geometry Shader technology in particular accelerates the processing of 3D effects such as bump mapping. Graphics data can now be cycled within the graphics card itself, greatly improving the realism of particles and shadows. DX10.1 also incorporates Shader Model 4.1 video optimization technology, allowing GECUBE HD3600 and HD3400 graphics cards to offer a more lifelike, high-quality video experience while bringing gamers into a whole new world for visual effects.