GEFORCE GTX 550 TI REDEFINES PC GAMING AT INR 9,490
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SANTA CLARA, Calif.—March 15, 2011—PC gaming just got a lot more fun today with the introduction of the GeForce® GTX 550 Ti graphics processing unit (GPU) with an estimated e-tail price of INR 9,490 .
The GTX 550 Ti is the latest in NVIDIA’s Fermi line of consumer GPUs, designed to deliver stunning DirectX 11 performance. It brings a new level of price/performance to mainstream PC gaming, while maintaining exceptionally quiet acoustics and requiring minimal power.
Like all NVIDIA “DX11 Done Right” GPUs, the GTX 550 Ti delivers the world’s fastest performance in its class for DX11 games. Compared with the closest competitive product, the GTX 550 Ti is up to 50 percent faster in today’s newest DX11 tessellated games, and 38 percent fasteri in previous-generation DX9 and DX10 games. And with NVIDIA SLI™ technology, the industry’s most scalable multi-GPU platform, gamers will be able to increase their PC’s gaming performance by adding a second GeForce GTX 550 Ti.
“The GTX 550 Ti paired with our 3D Vision technology provides gamers with an amazing low-cost platform that delivers an awesome immersive experience,” said Drew Henry, general manager of GeForce GPU business at NVIDIA. “As the leader in PC gaming hardware, we are excited about the future of PC gaming and how we can make those experiences as immersive as possible.
With an estimated selling e-tail price starting at INR 9,490, the GTX 550 Ti is available starting today from the world’s leading add-in card partners, including, ASUS, EVGA, Gainward, Galaxy, Gigabyte, Inno3D, KFA2, Leadtek, MSI, Palit, Point of View, PNY, Sparkle, and Zotac.
In addition, today sees the launch of amazing new GeForce GTX 550 Ti Systems.
Note to editors: To download GTX 550 Ti product shots, please visit the NVIDIA Flickr page located here: http://bit.ly/hjDqCi
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iGeForce GTX 550 Ti compared to Radeon HD 5770 running H.A.W.X. 2 at 1680x1050 4xAA/16xAF and StarCraft 2 at 1680x1050 4xAA/16xAF, using Core 3.2GHz platform with Win7 64-bit, X58, 6GB DDR3, Win7 64-bit. Drivers: NVIDIA Release 267.59 and AMD Cat 11.2