ATi R580 To Arrive In Jan 2006

New 90nm GPUs from ATI and NVIDIA, with ATI’s flagship R580 chip and two 7xxx series from NVIDIA, are expected to enter mass shipments by the end of the first quarter of 2006. ATI’s next-generation flagship GPU, the R580, which the graphics chip vendor expects to release in January of 2006, should actually start shipping at the end of the first quarter. NVIDIA is scheduled to introduce its GeForce 7600 (G73) and 7200 (G72) graphics chip during the same period when ATI’s R580 hits the market.


New 90nm GPUs from ATI and NVIDIA, with ATI’s flagship R580 chip and two 7xxx series from NVIDIA, are expected to enter mass shipments by the end of the first quarter of 2006. ATI’s next-generation flagship GPU, the R580, which the graphics chip vendor expects to release in January of 2006, should actually start shipping at the end of the first quarter. NVIDIA is scheduled to introduce its GeForce 7600 (G73) and 7200 (G72) graphics chip during the same period when ATI’s R580 hits the market.

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