Technical Briefs

NVIDIA continues to raise the bar for graphics technology with the introduction of new and revolutionary features. Read in detail about the inner-workings of some of the key Quadro4 XGL features in the following technical briefs.

Technical Brief: nfiniteFX II Engine Tech Brief
Did you know that dual Vertex Shaders, advanced Pixel Shaders, 3D textures and shadow buffers are all part of the revolutionary nfiniteFX II Engine? Read about the history behind these technologies and how they culminate into bleeding-edge effects (243KB PDF).

Technical Brief: nView Multi-display Technology
Read about the cutting-edge combination of hardware and software features of NVIDIA's revolutionary nView multi-display technology in the attached technical brief (250KB PDF).

Technical Brief: Quadro4 Lightspeed Memory Architecture II
The attached technical brief describes the key features of NVIDIA's Lighstpeed Memory Architecture II, and explains how they relate to professional applications and how they provide significant benefits to the workstation user (167KB PDF).

Technical Brief: Quadro vs. GeForce GPUs
Learn all about the differences between NVIDIA's consumer-level GeForce GPUs and workstation-class Quadro GPUs in the attached technical brief. (2MB PDF)

Technical Brief: AGP 8X
This technical brief details the benefits of the latest AGP 3.0 enhancements and NVIDIA's plans for its adoption. (2.24MB PDF)