ZOTAC® Introduces GeForce® GTX 580 AMP2! Edition

HONG KONG– Apr. 6 , 2011– ZOTAC® International, a leading innovator and the world’s largest channel manufacturer, today introduces the ZOTAC® GeForce® GTX 580 AMP 2!™ Edition– its fastest single-GPU graphics card. The ZOTAC® GeForce® GTX 580 AMP 2!™ Edition is designed to amplify cooling performance and gaming at extreme high-definition resolutions.

A custom high-performance heat-pipe heatsink enables the ZOTAC® GeForce® GTX 580 AMP 2!™ Edition to stay cool and whisper-quiet while dual orange 92mm fans add a stylish ZOTAC® touch to create an enthusiast-grade graphics card that combines performance and style in a single 2.5-slot graphics card.

The ZOTAC® GeForce® GTX 580 AMP 2!™ Edition boosts gaming performance by doubling the video memory of standard ZOTAC® GeForce® GTX 580 graphics card for a total of 3GB of video memory. The 3GB of video memory ensures the ZOTAC® GeForce® GTX 580 AMP 2!™ Edition is able to render the latest Microsoft® DirectX® 11-enabled games and applications with maximum details and performance at resolutions up to 2560x1600.

“Enthusiast gamers demand the absolute best performance available. With the ZOTAC® GeForce® GTX 580 AMP 2!™ Edition, we are able to boost high-resolution gaming performance while reducing noise levels and temperatures,” said Carsten Berger, marketing director, ZOTAC® International.

To let users take advantage of the graphics processing power available from the ZOTAC® GeForce® GTX 580 AMP 2!™ Edition, a copy of Assassin’s Creed®: Brotherhood is bundled with the card. Brotherhood takes gamers on an epic action-packed journey through a beautifully rendered replication of ancient Rome, Italy as Ezio, the master assassin.

It’s time to play with the ZOTAC® GeForce® GTX 580 AMP 2!™ Edition!

General details

    <*>New ZOTAC® GeForce® GTX 580 AMP 2! Edition graphics card <*>NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 580 GPU <*>Engine clock: 815 MHz <*>512 unified shaders <*>Shader clock: 1630 MHz <*>3GB GDDR5 memory <*>Memory clock: 4100 MHz <*>384-bit memory interface <*>Dual dual-link DVI-I&mini-HDMI outputs <*>PCI Express 2.0 interface (Compatible with 1.1) <*>Microsoft DirectX ® 11&OpenGL ® 4.1 compatible <*>NVIDIA ® CUDA technology with CUDA C/C++ <*>NVIDIA® PhysX® technology <*>NVIDIA® SLI™ (3-way) and 3D Vision™ Surround ready <*>ZOTAC® Boost Premium software bundle included <*>Assassin’s Creed®: Brotherhood game bundle
 Product Name ZOTAC® GeForce® GTX 580 AMP 2!™ Edition
GPU NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 580
Engine Clock speed 815 MHz
Unified Shaders 512
Shader Clock 1630 MHz
Memory Clock speed 4100 MHz
Memory 3072MB DDR5
Memory interface 384-bit
Display Outputs Dual DL-DVI-I, mini-HDMI
Cooling Active (with fan) (2.5-slot)
DirectX ® version DirectX ® 11 with Shader Model 5.0
Other hardware features 8-channel Digital Surround Sound, HDMI 1.4a compatible, HD Audio bitstream capable, hardware accelerated Blu-ray 3D ready, NVIDIA® SLI™ ready, NVIDIA 3D Vision™ Surround ready
Software Features nView ® Multi-Display, Hardware Video Decode Acceleration Technology, NVIDIA ® CUDA technology, OpenGL ® 4.1,
Windows 7 capability Windows® 7 with DirectCompute support

About ZOTAC International (MCO) Limited

ZOTAC International is a part of PC Partner Ltd. Group. ZOTAC is also one of the largest NVIDIA graphics cards and motherboard manufacturer in the world with over 10 years of quality manufacturing experience. The ZOTAC philosophy is to deliver the latest products at competitive prices without sacrificing quality.

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