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  • NVIDIA PureVideo® HD

    PureVideo® HD technology – delivers the ultimate HD movie experience on a notebook using less power for longer battery life

  • PureVideo System Requirements

    Learn about exactly what you need to take advantage of NVIDIA's innovative PureVideo technology.

  • HD Content

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Today’s consumers demand superb picture clarity, stutter-free playback and multiple display connectivity options. The best way to achieve this is with NVIDIA® PureVideo® technology.

Watch DVD movies and videos on your desktop PC, notebook PC, mobile device, or HDTV without the annoying artifacts and imperfections of traditional PC-based video solutions. NVIDIA PureVideo technology is leveraged by the dedicated video processing core on the NVIDIA GPU and NVIDIA applications processors that delivers superb video with minimal CPU utilization and low power consumption.


H.264, WMV/VC-1, and MPEG-4 Hardware Acceleration
NVIDIA PureVideo provides ultra-smooth playback of H.264, WMV/VC-1 and MPEG-4 HD and SD videos with minimal CPU usage.
  • Ultra-smooth Video:
    • Dedicated video processing core provides astonishingly fluid standard and high-definition video on your PC without stutter or skips.
    • Programmable video processor accelerates H.264, WMV/VC-1, and MPEG-4 high-definition movies.
    • Discrete video processing core offloads the CPU and 3D engine of complex video tasks, freeing the PC to run multiple applications simultaneously, while consuming less power.
Ultra-Smooth Video Example

  • Superb Picture Clarity:
    • Delivers crisp pictures by eliminating double images, blurring, and distortions.
    • Smoothes jagged edges with spatial temporal de-interlacing, inverse telecine, and advanced scaling technologies.
Superb Picture Clarity Example

  • Precise, vivid colors on any display
    • Gamma, brightness, saturation, color temperature correction, and LCD sharpening provide lifelike pictures and vivid colors on any display.
Precise, vivid color example

View a list of NVIDIA GPUs and supported PureVideo features

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