ATI is extending its line of workstation graphics accelerators today with the introduction of the high-end FireGL™ X2-256 and the entry-level FireGL™ T2-128.
ATI is extending its line of workstation graphics accelerators today with the introduction of the high-end FireGL™ X2-256 and the entry-level FireGL™ T2-128. ATI now offers a complete top-to-bottom line of workstation graphics accelerators, all based on the same scalable architecture, which fit into every stage of the production pipeline. The FireGL T2-128 is available immediately through system integrators and resellers. The FireGL X2-256 can be ordered today and will be available for shipment in mid August.
The FireGL X2-256, ATI’s highest performance workstation graphics accelerator with 256MB of unified graphics memory and dual DVI-I interfaces, delivers fast 3D performance and superior quality imaging for professional applications. Based on the FGL™ 9800 Visual Processing Unit (VPU), the FireGL X2-256 features four geometry engines and eight parallel rendering pipelines. With an MSRP of $ 999, the FireGL X2-256 delivers high-end performance for sophisticated CAD, solid modeling, DCC and visual simulation applications.
The FireGL T2-128, an entry-level workstation graphics accelerator with 128MB of unified graphics memory and dual display support through DVI-I and VGA connectors, brings an unprecedented level of graphics processing power to this segment of the market. Based on the FGL™ 9600 VPU, this accelerator features two geometry engines and four parallel rendering pipelines. The FireGL T2-128 is an ideal solution for CAD, AEC and entry-level DCC users, increasing productivity and shortening design cycles while delivering optimal image quality. The FireGL T2-128 has an MSRP of $ 379, making this is an affordable solution with the highest performance in its class